Stephanie Cowles

The DeVono Cresa Challenge: Mind Over Matter

Fundraising for Mind
raised of £1,500 target

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RCN 219830


The impact of the current climate has affected everyone, and we recognise that mental health sits amongst many of the challenges that people are facing today. In 2020, we completed a series of 30 'Mind Over Matter' challenges (listed below) and will be continuing to add new challenges throughout 2021.

Feel free to join in or add to our list:

  1. Run 100km or 100miles in one month
  2. Walk 100 miles in one month
  3. Cycle 250 miles in one month
  4. Cycle from London to Taunton in one go (180 miles)
  5. 72 holes of golf in one day
  6. 5000 sit ups in one month
  7. UK Coast-to-Coast cycle
  8. Walk/Run a marathon
  9. 30 sets of tennis in one month
  10. Drive around the M25 without any stops
  11. Swim 3 miles in one go
  12. 500,000 steps in one month (16,000 per day / 200km + per month)
  13. Poker night where all the rewards go to this Charity
  14. Three Peaks Challenge in 24 hours
  15. Build strength to do 3 minutes of the plank
  16. Egg & spoon all the way to work and back home
  17. Between the team, complete the whole London Loop
  18. Between the team, visit every county in England
  19. Yorkshire 3 peaks
  20. 1000 skips a day for 30 days
  21. Read 10 books a month until the end of the year
  22. Olympic Triathlon (1.5km, 40km, 10km)
  23. Visit every site on the Monopoly board in one day (preferable not jail though)
  24. Learn how to do the floss dance
  25. Wear a dressing gown/ pyjamas to work for a whole day
  26. Run 10k by October 
  27. Eating Raw for one mont
  28. Learn to play a full song on the piano
  29. Visit 50 Museums in London in one month (between the team)
  30. Complete a London food challenge

About the charity


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We’re Mind, the mental health charity, working across England & Wales. We believe no one should face a mental health problem alone. We’re here for you. Whether you’re stressed, depressed or in crisis. We’ll listen, give support & advice, & fight your corner. Thanks for fundraising for national Mind.

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