Youth Challenge Cup

Youth Challenge Cup

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Is your youth group up for the Lakeside challenge?

Each February we host the Lakeside Youth Challenge. Young people aged 13 to 15 from youth organisations throughout the UK compete against each other in a host of outdoor adventures to become Lakeside Youth Challenge Champions.

More than a trophy

It’s great fun, and the young people get so much more from it than they’ll ever realise. All challenges are designed with outdoor learning in mind, to help young people:

  • Improve communication and  teamwork skills
  • Try new and challenging activities
  • Develop problem-solving skills
  • Become more resilient
  • Gain leadership skills
  • Adapt to new environments and situations

If you think that your youth group is up for the Lakeside Youth Challenge, and your young people will benefit from a weekend full of fun, then call our team to find out more about the next Lakeside Youth Challenge.

How it works

There are up to 6 members in each team, and you can enter as many teams as you wish.

Teams arrive and receive an introduction to the Lakeside Youth Challenge.

Saturday and Sunday
Teams take on a range of water and land-based challenges in a bid to win points.

Sunday afternoon
The points are added up. At the presentation ceremony, the team with the most points is crowned Lakeside Youth Challenge Champion!

To enter your school in the next challenge cup, call us on 01539 539 000 or email:

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