After a spectacular 25 years of international challenges, Norwood is geared-up and ready to do it all over again with a 2018 programme that's sure to excite even the most discerning challenger.From the frozen forests of Arctic Finland, to the sun-kissed Spanish plains of Andalucia, there really is something for everyone.Every challenge has that same unbeatable sense of achievement, feeling of camaraderie and the chance to build lifelong friendships.And with the introduction of the first specially-adapted 'Pino' bike, participating in our challenges is now even more accessible to the people we support.So take a look and see what peaks your interest.Will you accept the challenge?CHOOSE YOUR CHALLENGE FOR 2018APR8-15Finland Fat BikingMountain biking across the frozen lakes of the Arctic Circle will leave you feeling on top of the world. This is a completely unique challenge that will instil a sense of wonder in even the most seasoned riders.LEARN MOREMAY13-17Thessaloniki (Greece) CycleA fast-paced challenge along the Aegean Coast and across the sea to the cycling paradise of Thassos Island. This cycle will culminate back in the bustling city of Xanthi for a celebration worthy of the Olympian gods!LEARN MOREJUN17-21Central Europe CycleA truly varied ride that takes you through Croatia, Austria, Hungary and Slovenia – in 4 days! With a visit to the historic 18th century Synagogue of Lendava in Slovenia, this challenge is a geographical and cultural feast.LEARN MOREJUN24-28Sierra Nevada (Spain) TrekBanishing the myth of the flat Spanish plains, this Andalusian adventure is a challenge in the truest sense, climaxing in an epic ascent of Mount Mulhacen – mainland Spain's highest peak at 3428m!LEARN MOREOCT13-22Cycle NepalWhether you're a cyclist or a trekker, our challenges in Nepal lead you to the same final destination of Pokhara. In this cycle you will ride above the clouds along ancient trails from one unspoiled Nepali village to another.LEARN MOREOCT13-22Trek NepalThis exciting Nepal challenge will see you trek through the rolling foothills of Nepal, below the Annapurna Mountain Range and through some of the most magical terrain on the planet. Even the Sherpas would enjoy this trek.LEARN MORENOV3-11Kilimanjaro (Tanzania) CycleA 360° cycling tour of Kilimanjaro, through the stunning Tarangire National Park, finishing in the spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Site: The Ngorongoro Crater. This challenge has the wow factor.LEARN MOREWHY NORWOODIn our 26th year of safely taking people overseas on exhilarating challenges, we've raised more than £25 million to provide vital support children, families and people with learning disabilities.We'll provide you with full support with a dedicated team to assist before and during the trip, with travel arrangements, visas, and of course, fundraising.ANY QUESTIONSCall us on 020 8809 8809 or send us an email and we'll get right back to you.