Why I WALK IT
My WALK IT is a virtual challenge which you can complete to support the Crohn’s and Colitis community, even in lockdown.
Our blog series, Why I WALK IT, celebrates people who have completed this challenge, or are planning to, so read on, get ideas and get inspired!
Why I WALK IT: Our long-distance 80k challenge!
Fiona and Simon were gearing up for a mammoth WALK IT 2020, with plans to walk at all eight of our flagship events. Fiona tells us...
Why I WALK IT: A walk in the garden
Maria got redeployed within the NHS to work from home due to her risk level and quickly found herself becoming less active than before. Fortunately,...
Why I WALK IT: Happy 70th Birthday!
As he neared his 70th birthday, Alan had a big family party planned to celebrate the milestone. When it became clear that the party was...
Why I WALK IT: It’s an honour to walk for my friends and colleagues
Sarah is a Supporter Care Assistant at Crohn's & Colitis UK, which means she should currently be busy supporting our walkers and attending events...
Why I WALK IT: Walking for a healthy mind
Bronwyn had not registered for a WALK IT event this year but when My WALK IT coincided with her quest to improve her lockdown wellbeing,...
Why I WALK IT: A family visit
This week, we spoke to Kirsty, who took advantage of My WALK IT by tying in a visit to her parents. 6-year-old Brody hadn't...
Why I WALK IT: Freestyle 10k
After a difficult year with Crohn's last year, Connor was all ready to sign up for WALK IT Edinburgh 2020 when he received an email...
Why I WALK IT: Making it our own
For the first entry of our "Why I WALK IT" blog series, we spoke to Donna about how her family's plans changed when My...