Events

The African Maternity Link Events

Keep an eye out for more events coming your way this year!! 2017 has got off to a fantastic start! To come; We have individuals doing crazy mountain things to raise money for us! We will keep you updated in due course! P.s Get in training for the WODathon, you know its coming……

 


The WODathon 1st July -2nd July 2017 midday to midday at Crossfit Cheltenham!

Following on from last years successful event. One wod on the hour every hour for 24 hours! All proceeds going to The African Maternity Link- Improving birth outcomes through education and training!

All are welcome! You don’t have to do the full 24hours but it was pretty fun last year..donations are respectfully £20 with a t shirt due to costings..Message me t shirt sizes and confirmation.You can pay this anytime but sooner rather than later via cash, bank or just giving..

P.s waivers can be signed on the day for the last minute go aheads. Don’t forget to invite fitness friends to take part and remember child and beginner friendly wods will be 2pm + 3pm. These were pretty awesme last year with the children and parents having a great time!

Please sign up here to sign the online waiver
https://goteamup.com/p/24758-crossfit-chelte…/courses/17263/

Here is the just giving site https://www.facebook.com/oli.jeacock/posts/10211345162317088

If you raise £100 in sponsorship your entry donation will be free.

Cakes and BBQ with a few extra treats thrown in!

All proceeds go towards saving lives through education and training of midwives and healthcare professionals in Sierra Leone..one of the worst places to be pregnant in the world statistically..

Any questions then let me know! P.P.S Bring a sleeping bag for any midnight naps 🙂

 

 

THE WODATHON 2017

1ST-2ND of July. Midday to midday.

One workout on the hour every hour for 24 hours. Come and do the whole 24 workouts or dip in and out as you please! Beginner friendly and children’s workouts at 2pm and 3pm. BBQ, Cakes, Stalls, Juices and much more fun! Come on down, help us raise some money and see what all the crossfit fuss is about!

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VALENTINES BALL

Our Valentines ball! 4th February! Wroxhall Abbey, Warwick..Come along and support us whilst having a fantastic evening out!

Tickets have gone on sale. If you would like some, email us or comment on our facebook page..Tables of 10 also going! Don’t forget you can book a lovely room in Wroxhall Abbey hotel!

Instead of the usual expensive night out for valentines why not come and support The African Maternity Link and have an ace night at our valentines ball! £45 per ticket..we advise trying to buy a table of ten with friends if possible..Spend the night at the hotel for £100 per room if you fancy stumbling just down the corridor..3 course meal..Raffle..Presentation..Auction..African entertainment and a disco disscoooo

 

 

 

 

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Oli and friends are taking on a mammoth challenge!!

24 workouts in 24 hours – crossfit wods, mini wods, lifting, challenges and more……….

Saturday 2nd 12 midday will kick off with a gruelling workout for those wonderful people raising money for our Link – they will take on 23 more challenging workouts over the 24 hours ending midday on Sunday the 24th.

Please come along and support them – join in, see our latest photos and reports from our work in Sierra Leone, purchase gifts brought from the beautiful markets, talk to us about our work and how you can support our work into the future.

Food, beverage and activities for all the family!

 

 

 

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Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge!

40km, 5200ft of ascent in 12 hrs!!

What an amazing day we had – Oli, Jess, Karen, Helena and her son Hamish completed the challenge in incredible times!

Hamish and Oli in under 10 hours – Helena and Jess in 10 hours 14 minutes, with poor Jess’s feet in tatters, and Karen in just over 11 hours!!

Huge thank you to Helena’s husband for being serious support on the day – food, water, painkillers and moral boosting banter!

Thank you to all of you for supporting us, an incredible experience.

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PSYCHIC SUPPER

Back by popular demand and sold out  quickly. Special thanks to Rachel Bradley for running this event. Raising £900+ Thank you for the tremendous support.

 

 

TOM JONES TRIBUTE NIGHT

A lighthearted fun evening, being entertained by Ian Stott, (Our very own midwife Hayley Slaters father. Who kindly donated his time and voice, in aid of our charity.)

An excellent evening of entertainment, raising over £800

Ian has kindly offered to do another event for us in the future, so watch this space.

 

 

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The African Maternity Link’s Masquerade Ball

Held at:- Alveston Manor Hotel, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 7HP
Friday 28th November 7.30pm – midnight

What a fabulous evening, packed with entertainment , good food and excellent company. Thank you all for your contributions we raised over £5000