Join over 2,000 adventurers as they take on the historic path from Bath to Cheltenham - with most walking, others jogging, and some on the run of their life!

The magical Cotswold Way provides a stunning setting for a testing challenge - with some fantastic views en route and tough hills in between! Our base camp in Cirencester is the hub for a 100km looped route through the heart of the Cotswold, which provides as stunning setting for 2,000 adventurers to test themselves. There are rolling hills, villages, the magical Cotswold Way, foothpaths & trails, with some fabulous view and a few tough hill in between! You'll get full support & hospitality, including optional university style accommodation at our base-camp, and with half & quarter distance challenges also - there's a Cotswold Way Challenge for everyone. 

Your entry includes free food and drink at regular rest stops, plus support including medics, marshals and massage. 

As you cross the finish line, you'll get a glass of fizz, t-shirt, and a medal to commemorate your achievement. Starting by the magnificent Royal Crescent, you'll take in the famous rolling hills with fantastic views towards the Severn Estuary, and idyllic villages nestling in between on an epic 100km journey. 

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!

  • 25km: Reg fee £10 / fundraising target £250 
  • 50km: Reg fee £20 / fundraising target £395 
  • 100km: Reg fee £30 / fundraising target £595 

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. 

  • 25km: Reg fee £45 / fundraising target £135 
  • 50km: Reg fee £72.50 / fundraising target £218 
  • 100km: Reg fee £110 / fundraising target £330 

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 us! 

  • 25km: Reg fee £79 
  • 50km: Reg fee £129
  • 100km: Reg fee £198 

► Visit the Ultra Challenge website for more information


To sign up for this event click on the button below, register and commit to a fundraising target. You'll then receive our fundraising guide and a personalised Shark Trust branded sports top to wear.

We'll be in contact with you as much (or as little) as you like, offering support, encouragement and cheer. If you raise over £500* you’ll also receive a year’s membership to the Shark Trust.

We're here to make the experience as enjoyable as possible, helping you to achieve your goals, both personal and financial.

Let’s #DoSomeFin for the love of sharks.

*Plus any amount we may have paid towards your registration fee.

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