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South Downs Scramble

Based in Seven Sisters Country Park, transport your ShelterBox collecting points along the way to be the winning team in this 1-day orienteering challenge. 20k of trekking with some themed tasks along the way The minimum age for entrants is 14, (one team member must be over 18). Individuals can also apply and they will be allocated a team, just as we allocate ShelterBox response team members when they respond to a disaster and deliver aid in different parts of the world. The event will start at 7am on Sunday 10 April and finish around 5pm the same day. Seven Sisters Country Park is easily accessible by bus and rail from Brighton/Seaford/Eastbourne To apply, please visit shelterbox.org/southdown

http://www.shelterbox.org/southdowns

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Event date: 10-04-2016
Event End Date: 10-04-2016
Location Seven sisters
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