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The 2019 Charity Awards and Trophies winners are now all uploaded to the site. We gave away an amazing £379,666 this year. Well done ot everyone who contributed whether walking, volunteering or sponsoring.

The 2020 K2B walk route has been confirmed. It will start at Legburthwaite, and proceeds down the west of Thirlmere. It joins up with the 2018/19 route just north of Dunmail raise. The remainder of the route is unchanged. Total length of the new route is 39.4 miles.

The Walk Day In Case of Emergency (ICE) phone number has changed. It is now 0777 888 4020. The new number will be printed on lanyards and route cards.

2017 Results & trophies

Results

The individual and team award winners announced on Walk Day and at our Charity Awards Evening in November.

K2B ~ Walker Finishing Positions  Excel  PDF

C2B ~ Walker Finishing Positions  Excel  PDF

Trophies

Trophy In recognition of Awarded to
Resolution Cup The best performance in a closed competition between teams from ships of the Royal Navy built at Barrow and Barrow Shipyard Teams. Go!NADs with 200 points, last person home in 13:03:18
L Redshaw Cup The team having the best walking performance, as determined by the total number of points scored. Cool Runnings - Luke Willacy with 200 points, last person home in 08:01:46
K2B Walk Challenge Cup The best walking performance by a team from outside the Furness area. AMECFW Amblers with 200 points, last person home in 08:39:06
Best Performance Cup The first man home starting at the Official Start Time of 05:30. Kevin Stephenson of Cool Running - Lucy Egg with a time of 05:25:23.
JM Redshaw Cup The first lady home starting at the Official Start Time of 05:30. Rebecca Rennie of Cool Runnings - Luke Willacy with a time of 06:12:25.
W Richardson Trophy The best performance by a team from the Armed Services other than those teams eligible for the Resolution Cup. HMS AUDACIOUS1 with 184 points
Ladies Team Trophy The first "All Ladies" Team home. Team Jake Women with 200 points, last lady home in 12:16:33.
Vanguard Cup The best performance by a Youth Organisation (school, scouts, youth centre) with not more than two members of the team over sixteen years of age. (Above School Yr 11) Dowdales Girls with 184 points
Sandy Woods Boys Trophy The first male under 17 years home having started at the Official Start Time of 05:30. Jake Cooper of K2B Tonka Fingers 2 with a time of 07:46:01
Sandy Woods Girls Trophy The first female under 17 years home having started at the Official Start Time of 05:30. Carrie Tyson of Dowdales Girls with a time of 09:39:13
Charity Challenge Trophy The best walking performance by a BAE SYSTEMS team. Go!NADs with 200 points, last person home in 13:03:18
GSK Charity Trophy The Keswick to Barrow team which collects and pays in the highest amount of money for charity. Pams Pathcrunchers with £6,394
Alice Pyne Memorial Trophy The Coniston to Barrow team which collects and pays in the highest amount of money for charity. Butterfly Hugs with £6, 230
MSF Cup The Keswick to Barrow youth team which collects and pays in the highest amount of money for charity. Dowdales Allsorts with £687
Choose Cumbria The Coniston to Barrow youth team which collects and pays in the highest amount of money for charity. Prancers against Cancer with £1,657
Gordon Howell Presidents Trophy Recognition of a special achievement during the year, voted for by the Keswick 2 Barrow Walk committee. Simon Hill
Pierce Armstrong Memorial Trophy The individual who personally collects and pays in the highest amount for charity. Ian Elson of Butterfly Hugs with £5,142