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Ultra Challenge Series 2021

Push Yourself Further
15 great events in 2021

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 30,000 others of all ages & experience in 2021 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.

SPRING DEAL: Sign up for ONLY £5



Jurassic Coast Challenge

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

22/23 May 2021

Join 2,000 adventurers of all experience levels & ages and Walk, Jog or Run the spectacular Jurassic Coast - a World Heritage Site. A Poole Harbour start - it's on to Corfe Castle, across to Lulworth Cove, past Durdle Door, with ups and downs all the way to the Weymouth halfway point.

For 100km challengers - it's past Portland Bill, nature reserves, along the western end of Chesil Beach to West Bay's famous cliffs (of TV's Broadchurch fame) - before a finish line celebration in vibrant Bridport. With Half & Quarter distance options also, with full support and great hospitality all the way - there's a challenge here for everyone!

  • FOR ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE
  • JOIN AS INDIVIDUAL OR TEAM
  • 100KM FULL CHALLENGE
  • 2 DAY 100KM 'DAYLIGHT' OPTION
  • HALF CHALLENGE OPTIONS
  • QUARTER CHALLENGE OPTION
  • 8 COVERED REST STOPS
  • FREE FOOD & DRINK
  • WALK AT YOUR PACE - 24 HRS+
  • RUN OR JOG - SET A NEW GOAL
  • HALF WAY CAMPING OPTION
  • FULLY SIGNED ROUTE
  • MEDICS, MARSHALS, MASSAGE
  • FOR CHARITY OR SELF FUND
  • MEDAL, T SHIRT, GLASS OF FIZZ
  • 3 UTMB POINTS AVAILABLE
  • SHUTTLE BUSSES & TRANSFERS
  • OPTIONAL TRAINING WALKS
  • CHALLENGE MOBILE APP

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/jurassic-coast-challenge



London to Brighton Challenge

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

29/30 May 2021

2,000 adventurers of all experience levels & ages will take on a classic capital to coast route, testing their grit over the Bank Holiday weekend. Most will Walk, but many will Jog or Run the full 100km, and with half & quarter distance options there's a challenge for everyone.

A Richmond start by the Thames - then the North Downs and wonderful Surrey & Sussex countryside to halfway at Turners Hill. The 100km route heads up and over the South Downs before the welcome sight of the Brighton coastline comes in to view.

  • FOR ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE
  • JOIN AS INDIVIDUAL OR TEAM
  • 100KM FULL CHALLENGE
  • 2 DAY 100KM 'DAYLIGHT' OPTION
  • HALF CHALLENGE OPTIONS
  • QUARTER CHALLENGE OPTION
  • 8 COVERED REST STOPS
  • FREE FOOD & DRINK
  • WALK AT YOUR PACE - 24 HRS+
  • RUN OR JOG - SET A NEW GOAL
  • HALF WAY CAMPING OPTION
  • FULLY SIGNED ROUTE
  • MEDICS, MARSHALS, MASSAGE
  • FOR CHARITY OR SELF FUND
  • MEDAL, T SHIRT, GLASS OF FIZZ
  • 3 UTMB POINTS AVAILABLE
  • SHUTTLE BUSSES & TRANSFERS
  • OPTIONAL TRAINING WALKS
  • CHALLENGE MOBILE APP

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/london-2-brighton-challenge



London Summer Walk

5 June 2021

The annual Winter Walk has been rescheduled for… the Summer! It’s the same route, distances & scenery – but with t-shirts, shorts, and (hopefully!) a lot more sunshine. The London Summer Walk will take to the Capital for a full or half marathon looped route starting and finishing at The Oval Cricket Ground. Against a backdrop of bright blue skies, historic & iconic landscapes will adorn the route as we weave from West to East, and back again. Many people believe – there is no greater city, than London in the Summer – join us and find out for yourself!

Join as a Team or Individual

  • Start / Finish: Oval Cricket Ground
  • Good train & tube links.
  • Start time slots: 10am – 1pm on Sat
  • Rest Stops at ~8.5 miles & ~17.5 miles
  • Halfway Rest Stop with snacks, drinks, toilets, medics
  • FREE summer hat & neck buff available
  • Special Summer Walk Medal & certificate
  • BBQ food & drink ‘to go’ at finish + Bar

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign upCLICK HERE: https://ultrachallenge.com/london-summer-walk/



Lake District Challenge

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

12/13 June 2021

New for 2021 – Walk, Jog, or Run the Lake District Challenge and take on England's finest countryside at your pace. Test yourself on a fantastic Ultra Challenge - suitable for all experience levels - and you'll get the best support & hospitality all the way.

Our Challenge Base Camp is in Kendal. From there it's a 100km anticlockwise loop taking in a couple of tough hills, Ambleside, a half way point by Lake Windermere, forests, and nature reserves - with some stunning views enroute - before a huge welcome and celebration back at Base Camp after a momentous journey.

Push yourself further - 100km Full Challenge, with Half & Quarter options also available.

You’ll get full support and hospitality all the way, leaving you to focus on your challenge!

  • Join as Individual or Team
  • 100km Full Challenge
  • Half or 1/4 Challenge options
  • Rest stops - free food & drink
  • ALL meals/ food included!
  • Medics, massage, and pace walkers
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly!
  • Walk at Your Pace - 24 hours+
  • Run or Jog - set a New Goal!
  • 2 Day Full 'Daylight' option
  • Camping options available
  • Pre-event training support + app
  • It's Your Challenge - Your Way!

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/lake-district-challenge



Cotswold Way Challenge

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

26/27 June 2021

The magical Cotswold Way provides a stunning setting for a testing challenge - with some fantastic views en route and tough hills in between! It’s a Saturday morning start from historic Cirencester, as 2000 adventurers set out on 100km looped route of footpaths & trails – most walking but many jogging and running.

Whether you're a keen walker and new to endurance events, or a seasoned hiker up for a new adventure - with half and quarter distance options also - there's a Challenge here for everyone. You'll get full support & hospitality all the way to your finish line - where an amazing sense of achievement & celebration awaits.

  • FOR ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE
  • JOIN AS INDIVIDUAL OR TEAM
  • 100KM FULL CHALLENGE
  • 2 DAY 100KM 'DAYLIGHT' OPTION
  • HALF CHALLENGE OPTIONS
  • QUARTER CHALLENGE OPTION
  • 8 COVERED REST STOPS
  • FREE FOOD & DRINK
  • WALK AT YOUR PACE - 24 HRS+
  • RUN OR JOG - SET A NEW GOAL
  • HALF WAY CAMPING OPTION
  • FULLY SIGNED ROUTE
  • MEDICS, MARSHALS, MASSAGE
  • FOR CHARITY OR SELF FUND
  • MEDAL, T SHIRT, GLASS OF FIZZ
  • 3 UTMB POINTS AVAILABLE
  • SHUTTLE BUSSES & TRANSFERS
  • OPTIONAL TRAINING WALKS
  • CHALLENGE MOBILE APP

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/cotswold-way-challenge



Peak District Challenge

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

3/4 July 2021

This challenge will welcome 2,000 adventurers into the fabulous Peak District National Park. We'll have a major 'Base Camp' hub set-up in idyllic Bakewell, which will include a full range of camping options, car parking, and extensive hospitality & welfare services across the weekend - and a full 100km Challenge which takes a tough & varied figure of 8 route through Derbyshire's finest scenery and Peaks - with full support all the way.

This gem in the Heart of England, and with 50km & 25km challenge options also out of our Bakewell Base Camp - this is the Ultra Challenge not to be missed in 2021...

  • FOR ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE
  • JOIN AS INDIVIDUAL OR TEAM
  • 100KM FULL CHALLENGE
  • 2 DAY 100KM 'DAYLIGHT' OPTION
  • HALF CHALLENGE OPTIONS
  • QUARTER CHALLENGE OPTION
  • 8 COVERED REST STOPS
  • FREE FOOD & DRINK
  • WALK AT YOUR PACE - 24 HRS+
  • RUN OR JOG - SET A NEW GOAL
  • HALF WAY CAMPING OPTION
  • FULLY SIGNED ROUTE
  • MEDICS, MARSHALS, MASSAGE
  • FOR CHARITY OR SELF FUND
  • MEDAL, T SHIRT, GLASS OF FIZZ
  • 3 UTMB POINTS AVAILABLE
  • SHUTTLE BUSSES & TRANSFERS
  • OPTIONAL TRAINING WALKS
  • CHALLENGE MOBILE APP

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/peak-district-challenge



Yorkshire Challenge

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

17/18 July 2021

NEW FOR 2021! Take on the Yorkshire Challenge through some of the UK’s more unexplored geography through historic landscapes, and past ancient landmarks. Most will walk, many will jog, some will run, and all have special reasons to push themselves.

Our full Yorkshire Challenge 100 km is a figure-of-8 route, starting & finishing in Nidderdale, deep in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. With half & quarter distance options – there’s a challenge for everyone.

  • FOR ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE
  • JOIN AS INDIVIDUAL OR TEAM
  • 100KM FULL CHALLENGE
  • 2 DAY 100KM 'DAYLIGHT' OPTION
  • HALF & QUARTER OPTION
  • 8 COVERED REST STOPS
  • FREE FOOD & DRINK
  • WALK AT YOUR PACE - 24 HRS+
  • RUN OR JOG - SET A NEW GOAL
  • CAMPING PACKAGES
  • FULLY SIGNED ROUTE
  • MEDICS, MARSHALS, MASSAGE
  • FOR CHARITY OR SELF FUND
  • MEDAL, T SHIRT, GLASS OF FIZZ
  • 4 UTMB POINTS AVAILABLE
  • SHUTTLE BUSSES & TRANSFERS
  • OPTIONAL TRAINING WALKS
  • CHALLENGE MOBILE APP

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/yorkshire-challenge 



South West Coast 2 Coast Challenge

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

24/25 July 2021

Take on this new Challenge for 2021 - across England's South West Peninsular. It's 100km from Minehead in Somerset on the south bank of the Bristol Channel, down to seaside Dawlish on the southern coast of Devon, with some ups & downs of Exmoor and the meandering Exe Valley in between. You'll get full support all the way with marquee rest stops, free food & drink, and a huge welcome & celebration at the finish fine after an amazing journey. With half and 'quarter' distance options also - there's a South West Challenge for all!

Push yourself further - 100km Full Challenge, with Half & Quarter options also available.

  • Join as Individual or Team
  • 100km Full Challenge
  • Half or 1/4 Challenge options
  • Rest stops - free food & drink
  • ALL meals/ food included!
  • Medics, massage, and pace walkers
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly!
  • Walk at Your Pace - 24 hours+
  • Run or Jog - set a New Goal!
  • 2 Day Full 'Daylight' option
  • Camping options available
  • Pre-event training support + app
  • It's Your Challenge - Your Way!

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/coast-2-coast



South Coast Challenge 2021

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

4/5 September 2021

Take on some of England's finest scenery as a Walk, Jog, or a Run! An Eastbourne start, up Beachy Head, over the magnificent Seven Sisters, and along the famous South Downs Way National Trail with stunning views over the sea to a Brighton mid-point. Devil's Dyke, welcome rest stops, a few ups & downs all lie ahead before historic Arundel comes into view after an 100km amazing journey.

You will get full support and hospitality all the way from our team - and with half and quarter distance options also - there's a challenge here for everyone!

Push yourself further - 100km Full Challenge, with Half & Quarter options also available.

  • Join as Individual or Team
  • 100km Full Challenge
  • Half or 1/4 Challenge options
  • Rest stops - free food & drink
  • ALL meals/ food included!
  • Medics, massage, and pace walkers
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly!
  • Walk at Your Pace - 24 hours+
  • Run or Jog - set a New Goal!
  • 2 Day Full 'Daylight' option
  • Camping options available
  • Pre-event training support + app
  • It's Your Challenge - Your Way!

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/south-coast-challenge 



Thames Path Challenge 2021

... Walk, Jog, or Run it

11/12 Sept 2021

Take on the Thames Path Challenge following England's greatest river. Most will walk, many will jog, some will run, and all have special reasons to push themselves.

Our full Thames Path Challenge 100km route heads from Putney Bridge past Hampton Court to Runnymede of Magna Carta fame at 50km, then on past wonderful historic scenery all the way to Henley. With half & quarter distance options - there's a challenge for everyone.

There's also the 'Thames Bridges Trek' - a 25km walk through the heart of London, zig-zagging over 16 famous bridges with the best views of the Capital's landmarks.

Your challenge will be a test of spirit and determination. You'll be supported all the way by our team, and rewarded with an amazing sense of achievement.

  • Join as Individual or Team
  • 100km Full Challenge
  • Half or 1/4 Challenge options
  • Rest stops - free food & drink
  • ALL meals/ food included!
  • Medics, massage, and pace walkers
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly!
  • Walk at Your Pace - 24 hours+
  • Run or Jog - set a New Goal!
  • 2 Day Full 'Daylight' option
  • Camping options available
  • Pre-event training support + app
  • It's Your Challenge - Your Way!

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/thames-path-challenge



Thames Bridges Trek

+ Fri pm 'Moonlight 10 Walk' 

11 September 2021

Join 2000 trekkers as we venture across the Capital taking in unrivalled views of the skyline from its best vantage points.

Setting out from Putney Bridge - it's East towards the City, zig-zagging over the array of historic bridges - each with its fascinating story - and a midpoint stop at Kennington Oval for some snacks & drinks.

25km later, it's a finish line celebration in Southwark past the majestic Tower Bridge.
You’ll get full support and hospitality all the way, leaving you to focus on your challenge!

  • Fully supported 25km Walk
  • For Charity or Self Fund
  • Fully signed route with arrows
  • Join as an Individual or a Team
  • Start near Putney Bridge - Fulham
  • Tented village & warm up at start
  • Free 'Thames Bridges buff'
  • 30am to midday start times
  • Midpoint rest stop
  • Free snacks & drinks
  • Southwark Park finish
  • Medal, T-shirt, Glass of fizz
  • Food / meal at finish

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/thames-bridges-trek



CHILTERN 50 CHALLENGE


Sat 25 Sept 2021

This ‘end of season’ 50km looped route covers some of the best of the Chilterns countryside. You can Walk, Jog, or Run along historic trails and over rolling hills. Starting & finishing at our Base Camp in Henley-on-Thames, there's a Saturday night celebration BBQ & entertainment with camping options.

Passing through nature reserves, forests, and a few hills with great views - it's a route with real variety, and some wonderful scenery - and it's all easily accessible from London.

With 25km options also - there's a Chiltern Challenge here for everyone!

You’ll get full support and hospitality all the way, leaving you to focus on your challenge!

  • Join as Individual or Team
  • 50km Full Challenge
  • 25km Half Challenge options
  • Rest stops - free food & drink
  • ALL meals/ food included!
  • Medics, massage, and pace walkers
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly!
  • Do it at Your pace
  • Run or Jog - set a New Goal!
  • Camping options available
  • Pre-event training support + App
  • It's Your Challenge - Your Way!

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign up: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/chiltern-50-challenge 



Halloween Walk


30 October 2021

Back for 2021 – why not treat yourself to a hair-raising hike around some of the City’s scary streets and historic haunts?

Choose your distance, gather your bravest guys & ghouls to make up a team – or go it alone if you dare and meet up with other chilling challengers. Dress to distress, and our creepy dungeon keepers at The Oval start & finish will meet, greet & shock. Once you escape there’s ghostly looped routes, with zombie rest stops, and if you manage to get back in one piece there’s a macabre medal, a glass of the Devil’s fizz, some horrific hot food & drink – and a souvenir bobble hat to ward off the spirits as you head off.

  • Join as a Team or Individual
  • Self Fund or Support a Charity
  • Discounts for 12-16 ages
  • Choose your Distance & Start Time
  • Halloween Walk App
  • Fully Signed Route
  • Medics & Marshals
  • Free Snacks, Drinks & Hot Food
  • Neck Buff & Bobble Hat
  • Halloween Medal & Certificate

SIGN UP & FUNDRAISING OPTIONS:

  1. Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!
  2. Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.
  3. Self Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place - fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

For full details of prices and to sign upCLICK HERE: https://ultrachallenge.com/halloween-walk/


CHOOSE YOUR FUNDRAISING OPTION:

Charity Sponsorship – pay a small registration fee and do lots of fundraising!

  • Full Challenge - £15 reg fee + £595 in fundraising
  • Half Challenge - £10 reg fee + £395 in fundraising
  • Quarter Challenge - £5 reg fee + £245 in fundraising

Mixed Funding – pay a higher contribution to the cost of your place and fundraise to a more achievable target .

  • Full Challenge - £99 reg fee + £299 in fundraising
  • Half Challenge - £64.50 reg fee + £199 in fundraising
  • Quarter Challenge - £39.50 reg fee + £119 in fundraising

Find out more about the route, support, hospitality and choose your Challenge at www.ultrachallenge.com

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