An Icelandic Adventure

The Iceland Trek is one of our most popular challenges, and it’s easy to see why! With beautiful, striking landscapes, walking behind waterfalls, trekking through lava fields, past bubbling hot springs and geysers – a visit to Iceland is one you will never forget. Skyline’s Helena has just returned from this incredible challenge and she shared…

The Climb To The Top

Taking on Mount Kilimanjaro Sally Wilkinson has been lucky (and brave!) enough to take on some incredible challenges over the years, from the Great Wall of China Trek to Peru, Vietnam and Nepal, but one of her biggest challenges to date is the iconic Mount Kilimanjaro Trek! We spoke to her about her incredible journey…

Getting Trek-Ready – Training Guide

It’s important to remember that there is no such thing as a training plan to suit everybody but we are going to start with some basic training concepts which you can integrate into your current routine and modify to your preferences. Everyone has different walking and fitness abilities. Walking may be something most people do…

Climbing Kili….IN SIX HOURS?!

Karl Elgoff has recently broken records by climbing the mighty Kili in 6 hours, 56 minutes and 24 seconds. Trekking Kili usually takes us mere mortals days to complete and so this achievement has absolutely blown us away! We aren’t asking our participants to run their way up and down Kili in 6 hours, 56 minutes…

It’s time to take walking to the next level….

With May being ‘National Walking’ month we thought we’d show you a few of the more extreme ‘walks’ we have to offer. These events aren’t just your average stroll through the English countryside,  these events are TREKS, taking place in incredible countries all across the world! So you’ve decided it’s time to get your walking…

85 Million ways to make a difference

This year Skyline and Doitforcharity will hit the astonishing total of £85, 000, 000 in funds raised!!! That’s EIGHTY FIVE MILLION POUND, and it’s all down to you! From trekkers to cyclists, Santas to Superheros, every single one of our participants has helped charities across the world  by taking part in epic challenges and collecting…

A day for Mothers….& time to book an adventure!

With Mother’s day fast approaching it’s time to reflect on how great all those mums out there are! For the extra-adventurous among you a charity challenge is the perfect way to spend some quality time with your nearest and dearest.  Our trips are for all – strangers, friends, work colleagues and of course families! Whether…

The Sahara Trekkers return!

Congratulations to our Sahara Trekkers who returned from their adventure on Sunday. Have a look at some of the amazing photos taken along the way, they’re fabulous!    Looks like they had an amazing time. Congratulations Trekkers! If you’re tempted to book on have a look here: http://www.skylineoverseas.co.uk/trek-sahara.aspx?ad=sophsahara&adentry=true

The Cystic Fibrosis Petra Trek

The Petra Trek is always a popular choice for charity supporters.  Its beautiful landscapes, rolling mountains and  of course the main event – the lost city, ensures this trek is a popular choice year on year.  Voted as one of the BBC’s top places to visit before you die Petra is a place like no…

Let’s meet the team…

Skyline Events is now in its 22nd year and proud to be the largest provider of charity events in the UK! Over the years the team has journeyed to amazing places, created incredible events and helped to raised millions of pounds for charity. Managing directors Siobhan Dillon and Dominic Carolan tell us how it all…

Love is in the air…

Here at Doitforcharity and Skyline Events we’ve been lucky enough to witness some monumental occasions in our participant’s lives, whether it be them overcoming some serious personal or physical challenges, raising incredible funds for their cause, or finding LOVE.  Cupid has been very busy on our trips, treks and cycles throughout the years and what better…