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Vietnam Challenge Events – Cycling and Running to Save Newborn Lives

Enjoy cycling and running challenges in the spectacular scenery in the remote north west and central Vietnam. Put on your running shoes or turn the pedals to raise funds to change the life chances of thousands of newborn infants.

24th June 2017 – Join the Newborns Vietnam Isla Climbing Challenge 

Our annual Newborns Vietnam Isla Climbing Challenge concept was conceived by David Lloyd, a long-term supporter of Newborns Vietnam. After his family was impacted personally by loss, the idea was born for an annual climbing challenge to unite runners and cyclists in an effort to raise money so fewer parents have to face tragedy.

The Hanoi Challenge –  Run or Ride

How many times can you climb the famously steep Giong climb?

2,3……. more?  Choose the 2 or 4 hour challenge and see what you can do!

The Ho Chi Minh City Challenge – June 24 – Run or Ride

How many times can you climb Nui Dinh? Choose the 2 or 4 hour challenge.

Entry donation is 500,000 VND, click here for more information, register here.

For information on Newborns Climbing Challenges on 24 June in the UK, New Zealand, Australia email



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