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Night Strider 2023

Night Strider Virtual Challenge is back and registration is now open!  

‘Get your glow on’ this October for Sheffield’s biggest and brightest walking challenge.

Take part in our biggest and most popular fundraising challenge of the year! Throughout the month of October, we want you to make Night Strider your own, do your distance, time and location your way in memory of someone important to you. Who are you walking for?

Choose your route and take in some of the city’s finest views, knowing that every step you take helps us to continue supporting local people who need us. 

Complete your miles how you want while remembering your loves ones, boosting your mental health, and helping support St Luke’s patients and their families.

Night Strider banner

A rolling banner of Night Strider Virtual Challenge photos from previous years. It's happy people having fun and wearing their Night Strider t-shirts. There are a couple of cute dog photos too.

Plan your stride


JustGiving Set up your fundraising page on JustGiving to make gathering sponsors a breeze. 

Symbol Choose your distance (10K or half marathon).

Friends Decide who you'll stride with and pick a date and location for your stride.

Running shoe Get striding! Complete your challenge during October and don't forget to take photos and share them with us on social media using the hashtag #StridingForStLukes. 

How to make this year's challenge your own


Little MiteGet the kids out this October half term for a #LittleMiteStrider

Bright Strider Take part first thing in a #BrightStrider - steps don't have to be completed in the evening

Fright Strider Complete your walk while trick or treating for a Halloween themed #FrightStrider

FriendsReconnect with friends and family for a #ReuniteStrider and use the challenge as an opportunity for a catch up and raise money at the same time! 

Making a huge difference, one stride at a time!

Over the past 9 years, Night Strider has helped us raise almost £700,000. We hope you can join us this year to help continue raising vital funds for St Luke’s patients and their families.

It's easy to start your fundraising and boost your sponsorship!
Set up your JustGiving page |  Download a sponsor form | Download our fundraising guide


No sponsored activity is complete without a bib to show that you're taking part and who you're doing your activity in memory of. You will receive your sign in the post or you can download and print at home to attach to your t-shirt for when you complete your walk.

Click here to download your participant bib and 'I'm striding for...' sign. 

Night Strider banner

Why your sponsorship is important

£100 raised in sponsorship could contribute towards bereavement counselling through our Patient and Family Support service for a family who have recently lost a loved one.

raised in sponsorship could contribute towards our Community team delivering vital care and pain relief to patients in their own homes.

 raised in sponsorship could contribute to the ongoing cost of providing 24hr specialist palliative care on our In Patient Centre.

Share your challenge

We'd love to see photos from your stride. Make sure to tag us in any on social media and don’t forget to use the hashtag #StridingForStLukes

If you need to get in touch with us, please email [email protected] or call 0114 235 7590 

Good luck and thank you so much for helping us to continue caring for people across Sheffield.

The Night Strider team


Night Strider Virtual Challenge 2023 is kindly sponsored by:

Pricecheck logoGripple.