Southwark

Race

Chiltern 50 Challenge

Take in the beautiful views of the Chiltern rolling hills and to tackle an Ultra!



Description

Part of the Ultra Challenge Series, this will be the last event of the year (which gives you plenty of time to train)! Join either the shorter 25km or tackle the proper 50km. The looped route covers some of the best of the Chilterns countryside. You can walk, jog, or run along historic trails and over rolling hills.

Runners start at 06:00-07:00 and have to finish the course in sub 8 hours. Joggers and walkers depart from either 07:00-08:00 or 08:00-09:00 time slots. The course starts & finishes at the base camp in Henley. There will be celebratory BBQ & entertainment on Saturday night with extensive on-site camping & parking options.

You don't want to miss this! If you haven't already, you know you want to tick off "Complete an Ultra" from your bucketlist. You'll be passing through nature reserves, forests, and hills with great views - it's a route with real variety, and some wonderful scenery - and it's all easily accessible from London.

Check out the event details and sign-up here: https://www.ultrachallenge.com/chiltern-50-challenge

There's three ways of joining - Charity Sponsorship (low reg fee, but lots of fundraising), Charity Mixed Funding (50% off and lower fundraising) and Self Funding (total cost - £129). Yet, there is a "New Year's" discount, but up until the 14th of February, so book your place ASAP!

Let me know if you want to join as I have setup a team - "GoodGym Ultra" :)

Date and time

06:00 - 18:00 Saturday, 26th of September 2020

Location

Henley Show Ground
Marlow Road
Henley-on-Thames
RG9 3AP
Chiltern View Map

What to look out for

Age Restriction

GoodGym welcomes anyone aged 18 or over. If you are under 18 then you will be unable to participate in any GoodGym activity

Make sure you've read our general guidelines for safety when running and at a task.

This event is organised by your Taskforce, a group of experienced GoodGym members in your area, they are not responsible for your safety. You should feel confident to participate in the event as it is described and you do so at your own risk.

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Sam Lefevre

Sam Lefevre
GoodGym Southwark TaskForce member

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Henley Show Ground
Marlow Road
Henley-on-Thames
RG9 3AP
Chiltern

Southwark

New to GoodGym?

This is a GoodGym group run, where we run to help a local community organisation and then run back.

New runners are welcome to GoodGym group runs - no one gets left behind. You're unlikely to be alone, hundreds of new people sign up every week.

There's a place to leave bags and a toilet at the start point, all you need to do is bring your trainers. It's free to try - get involved!

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