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UK Ultra Challenges 2018

Whether you choose to walk, jog or run, you’ll take in stunning scenery by the South Coast, along a river towpath, or on trails into open countryside.


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Join as an Individual or as a Team and you’ll receive full support through day and night. There are 7 unique Challenges to choose from, each with its own character, and all achievable.

However choose to you take on one of the challenges, it will be a unique test of determination, stamina and personal discovery.

Why walk/jog/run with the Red Cross?

By joining Team Red Cross you will be helping people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are.

You will also receive:

  • dedicated support including training plans and nutritional advice
  • a fundraising pack full of tips and advice to help you reach your sponsorship target
  • a British Red Cross t-shirt

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More Information

Date:5 May 2018

Isle of Wight Challenge: 5 - 6 May 2018
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.


London 2 Brighton Challenge: 26 - 27 May 2018
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.


Cotswold Way Challenge: 30 June - 1 July 2018
It's a start 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: 21-22 July 2018
A Poole Harbour start, then along the spectacular Jurassic Coast. It's up and down through Lulworth Cove to the Weymouth half way point, then past the unique Chesil Beach to West Bay's famous sandstone cliffs (of TV's Broadchurch fame) - finish in the vibrant town of Bridport.


Wye Valley Challenge: 11-12 August 2018
Take on the dramatic landscape of the England & Wales border - an area of outstanding natural beauty. A Chepstow start, then over  the limestone cliffs of the Wye gorge, with the magical twisting riverside path passing Tintern Abbey.


South Coast Challenge: 25-16 August 2018
Take on some of England's finest scenery - up Beachy Head, over the magnificent Seven Sisters, and along the South Downs Way with stunning views to a Brighton mid-point. Devil's Dykes offers a rest, before finishing your challenge with views of the historic Arundel.


Thames Path Challenge: 8-9 September 2018
Join the 'Main Thames Path Challenge' - 100km from Putney Bridge to Henley or on the 50km Half Challenge, or a Quarter section. Or take part in the Thames Bridges Trek - 25k through the hear of London zig-zagging over 16 historic bridges, and finish beyond Tower Bridge.


**New Year Deals - Save up to £60
Discount when you sign up in a PAIR (or for 2 Ultra Challenges events yourself)
Offer ends 11 February


Full Challenge:

Save £30 each
£30 reg fee & £425 minimum fundraising

Half Challenge:

Save £22.50 each
£22.50 reg fee & £275 minimum fundraising

Quarter Challenge:

Save £15 each
£15 reg fee & £175 minimum fundraising

Click 'Register here' button above, then see Challenge links for specific details.

If you are not a resident of the UK please do not complete a registration form but contact us at or on 0044 344 412 2877 to discuss your application.

Address:Various locations across the UK

Contact:National Events Team

Telephone:0344 412 2877

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    UK Ultra Challenges 2018
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