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Ultra Challenges 2018

  • 5th May 2018 - 9th September 2018
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We are an official listed charity as part of the 2018 Ultra Challenge UK series. See some of the country's most breathtaking scenery while walking, jogging or running for Rowans Hospice on one of 7 amazing routes!

With each event, you can complete a Full, Half or Quarter challenge. Prices are as follows:

Full Challenge: £80 + Minimum Sponsorship: £425
Half Challenge: £60 + Minimum Sponsorship: £275
Quarter Challenge: £40 + Minimum Sponsorship: £175

For more information and support please email or call us on 023 9223 7142.


Isle of Wight Challenge - 5 / 6 May '18
Great challenges need great settings, and there's none better than this stunning coastal path. Over 2,000 adventurers take on the Island in May - most walking but many jogging or running - past the famous Needles and up to Cowes at half way, then around clockwise back to our base camp in Chale after a spectacular 106km journey with full support and hospitality.


London 2 Brighton Challenge - 26 / 27 May '18

Over the May Bank Holiday 3,000 intrepid adventurers will Walk, Jog, or Run an epic 100km from Capital to Coast setting out from Richmond on Thames and over the North & South Downs, with full support & great hospitality all the way to the finish line. Now in it's 7th year the London 2 Brighton Challenge has become one of the UK's greatest endurance events.


Cotswold Way Challenge - 30 June / 1 July '18
Over 2,000 adventurers take on the historic path from Bath to Cheltenham - walking or jogging; some are on the run of their life! Starting by the magnificent Royal Crescent, and then the famous rolling hills with fantastic views towards the Severn Estuary, and idyllic villages nestling in between on an epic 100km journey - with full support and great hospitality all the way to the finish line.


Jurassic Coast Challenge - 21 / 22 July '18

Start at Poole Harbour going along the spectacular Jurassic Coast, then it's up and down through Lulworth Cove to the Weymouth half way point, then past Portland Bill and the unique Chesil Beach to West Bay's famous sandstone cliffs (of TV's Broadchurch fame) - before a welcome finsh line celebration in the vibrant town of Bridport.


Wye Valley Challenge - 11 / 12 August '18

Take on the dramatic landscape straddling the England & Wales border. A Chepstow start then through woodlands and the limestone cliffs of the Wye gorge, with the riverside path passing Tintern Abbey to Ross-on-Wye at half way. You'll climb Capler Hill to the Iron Age fort, and traverse above the river before Hereford's cathedral comes into view after an amazing 100km journey.


South Coast Challenge - 25 / 26 August '18
From Eastbourne to Arundel, take on some of England's finest scenery - up Beachy Head, over the magnificent Seven Sisters, and along the South Downs way to a Brighton mid-point. Devil's Dyke, breathtaking views, ups & downs all lie ahead before historic Arundel comes into view.


Thames Path Challenge - 8 / 9 September '18

'Main Thames Path Challenge' - 100km from Putney Bridge to Henley or on either 50km Half Challenge, or a Quarter section. Most will Walk at their own pace, some will Jog, and quite a few will Run the whole course!
'Thames Bridges Trek' - 25k from Putney Bridge through the heart of central London zig-zagging over 16 historic bridges, and a finish beyond Tower Bridge.

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