Race to the Base

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Can you take on the Race to the Base?

When you Race to the Base, you’ll cover the distance our critical care team fly when returning to the base from the RVI in Newcastle, the North’s main major trauma centre.

Are you ready?

Join #TeamGNAAS for this brand NEW virtual event that you can take on whenever and wherever you like.

Whether you’re a seasoned athlete or looking for your first fitness challenge, there’s an option for everyone.

With 32 or 42 miles – or your own distance – to walk, jog, run or ride, it’s your challenge, your way.



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RVI, Newcastle to Teesside HQ airbase

Complete a 32-mile route in your hometown, whichever way you like! You'll be following the footsteps of our doctors and paramedics at Teesside airbase.

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RVI to Langwathby, Cumbria airbase

Go the extra mile by completing 42 miles; the distance Helicopter G-NHAB travels from our regions major trauma hospital to Cumbria airbase.

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Create your own Race to the Base

Do you want more of a challenge? Why not do your own distance or push yourself even further by completing a 160-mile route; total miles of five daily average call-outs from RVI to Teesside airbase.

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We need heroes like you

By taking on this challenge, you’re ensuring we can continue to cover the distance and save lives across the region.

Starting this summer, this challenge can be as easy or as tough as you like! All we ask is that you share your challenge on social media using #Race2Base and start fundraising for our life-saving cause. Are you ready?

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