Regional Challenge Events

Are you interested in taking part in a challenge event, but don’t have much time or would like to stay a bit closer to home?
Take a look at the regional events options below which could be taking place right on your doorstep!

Once you have booked your space, don’t forget to contact us and let us know you have signed up for your challenge event.

Cycle

Eden Classic Sportive

St Austell, Cornwall
Distance: 35 miles / 62 miles / 100 miles
Date: 12 May 2019
Registration fee: £32 for 35 miles / £36 for 62 miles / £40 for 100 miles
Minimum sponsorship: £100 for 35 miles / £200 for 62 miles / £400 for 100 miles
Free entry to Eden for friends & family of riders!

Orro Sussex Downs Classic

Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Distance: 30 miles / 78 miles / 102 miles
Dates: 7 September 2019
Registration Fee: £31 for 30 miles / £40 for 78 miles / £40 for 102 miles
Minimum sponsorship: £100 for 30 miles / £200 for 78 miles / £400 for 102 miles
£3 for any route under 16’s

Wiggle Cotswold Sportive

Moreton in Marsh, Gloucestershire
Distance: 41 miles / 78 miles / 100 miles
Dates: 20 July 2019
Registration Fee: £31 for 30 miles / £40 for 78 miles / £40 for 102 miles
£3 for any route for under 16’s
Minimum sponsorship: £100 for 30 miles / £200 for 78 miles / £400 for 102 miles

Sigma Sports Suffolk Spring Classic Sportive

Newmarket, Suffolk
Distance: 30 miles / 64 miles / 84 miles
Date: 30 March 2019
Registration Fee: £31 for 30 miles / £40 for 64 miles / £40 for 84 miles
£3 for any route for under 16’s
Minimum sponsorship: £100 for 30 miles / £200 for 64 miles / £400 for 84 miles

Sigma Sports Mendip Sportive

Street, Somerset
Distance: 34 miles / 63 miles / 100 miles
Dates: 27 July 2019
Registration Fee: £31 for 34 miles / £40 for 63 miles / £40 for 100 miles
£3 for any route for under 16’s
Minimum sponsorship: £100 for 34 miles / £200 for 63 miles / £400 for 100 miles
£3 for any route for under 16’s

Obstacle

Rough Runner

Sussex
Distance: 5km / 10km / 15km
Dates: 13 / 14 April 2019
Registration fee: £38 – £60
Minimum sponsorship: £150

Tough Mudder

Badminton, South Gloucestershire (Other locations available)
Distance: 8-10 miles & 25 obstacles
Dates: 17 / 18 August 2019
Registration fee: £79
Minimum sponsorship: £300

Gung-Ho

Crystal Palace, London (other locations available)
Distance: 5km
Dates: 13 July 2019
Registration fee: £28
Minimum Sponsorship: £100

Zeus Races

Ashby-de-la-zouch, Leicestershire
Distance: 7km & 70 obstacles
Dates: 15 June 2019
Registration fee: £15
Minimum Sponsorship: £100

Runs/Walks

Cheltenham Half Marathon

Cheltenham Race Course
Distance: Half Marathon/13 Miles
Dates: 29 September 2019
Registration fee: £33
Minimum sponsorship: £250

City of Lincoln 10K

Lincoln
Distance: 10Km
Dates: 7 April 2019
Registration fee: £24.90
Minimum sponsorship: £150

Great South Run

Portsmouth
Distance: 10 Miles
Dates: 20 October 2019
Registration fee: £42
Minimum sponsorship: £150

Great North Run Half Marathon

Newcastle Upon Tyne
Distance: Half Marathon/13 miles
Dates: 8 September 2019
Registration fee: £56
Minimum sponsorship: £250

Great East Run Half Marathon

Ipswich, West Suffolk
Distance: Half Marathon/13 miles
Dates: 22 September 2019
Registration fee: £32
Minimum sponsorship: £250

Royal Parks Half Marathon

London
Distance: Half Marathon/13 miles
Dates: 13 October 2019
Registration fee: £59
Minimum sponsorship: £250
*Ballot entry only

Folkestone Coastal 10K

Folkestone, Kent
Distance: 10km
Dates: 26 May 2019
Registration fee: £15 – £20
Minimum sponsorship: £150

Milton Keynes Marathon

Milton Keynes
Distance: Full Marathon / Half Marathon / Relay / 5K / Fun Run
Dates: 5 – 6 May 2019
Registration fee: £9 – £48 depending on the distance above
Minimum sponsorship: £400 for full marathon

Lincoln Santa Fun Run

Lincoln
Distance: 3.5km
Dates: 15 December 2019
Registration fee: £12
Minimum sponsorship: £100

Spires & Steeples, Arts & Heritage Trail

Lincoln

Distance: Full Marathon / Half Marathon – walk or run either distance
Dates: 14 October 2019
Registration fee: £18
Minimum sponsorship: £250 half marathon / £400 full marathon

Big Fun Run

Christchurch Park, Ipswich (other locations available)
Distance: 5km
Dates: 31 August 2019
Registration fee: £14.50 for adults / £12.50 for children & concessions
Minimum sponsorship: £100

Swimming & Triathlons

Cotswolds Lake 62 Novice Aquabike

Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire
Distance: 400m swim, 14km cycle, 100m run
Dates: 25 May 2019
Registration fee: £30
Minimum sponsorship: £250

Exmoor Open Water Swim

Wimblebal Lake, Somerset
Distance: 2km / 4km / 6km
Dates: 29 September 2019
Registration fee: £37 for 2km & 4km / £60 for 6km
Minimum sponsorship: £150 for 2km or 4km / £250 for 6km

Virtual Running/Walking

Join a race and run anytime, anywhere with anyone, at your own pace!

1. Click on the link to choose a race and off you go! It couldn’t be simpler
2. Use your fitbit, apple device or other to track your route and upload proof to the website
3. Receive a medal when you complete it!

https://www.virtualrunneruk.com/

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