Ultra Challenges Series: May-Sept 2020

    Ultra Challenges Series 2020

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    Calling keen walkers/runners – these are the challenges for you!

    Are you a regular walker and new to endurance events? Perhaps a seasoned trekker looking for testing adventures? Or even a marathon runner wanting to ‘up’ your distance? Whether it’s along magnificent coastal scenery, or in stunning open countryside, there’s an Ultra Challenge for you.

    Walk, Jog or Run at YOUR pace on the Ultra Challenge Series event of your choice. Join 20,000 others in 2020 of all ages and experience for an unforgettable challenge. It will be rewarding, fun, and absolutely achievable with your resolve and determination alongside first class support. Push yourself further – 100km Full Challenge, with Half & Quarter options also available.

    Choose your challenge:

    • South West Coast 2 Coast Challenge – 25/26 July 2020
    • South Coast Challenge – 29/30 August 2020
    • Thames Path Challenge – 12/13 September 2020

    Postponed due to COVID-19 (new dates can be found below)

    • Isle of Wight Challenge – 5/6 September 2020
    • Jurassic Coast Challenge – 19/20 September 2020

    Cancelled due to COVID-19. All 2020 participants already registered for these events can roll their entries over to 2021.

    • London 2 Brighton Challenge – (Was planned for 23/24 May 2020)
    • Lake District Challenge – (Was scheduled for 13/14 June 2020)
    • Cotswold Way Challenge – (Was scheduled for 27/28 June 2020)
    • Peak District Challenge – (Was scheduled for 4/5 July 2020)

    For more information about any of the challenges visit  or contact the Fundraising team on email

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