Spring deal: Up to an additional £10 off across all distance options when you sign up before 30 April.

Cotswold Way Challenge

The Cotswold Way offers beautiful views and tough hills. The route takes you through quintessential English villages and well-trodden footpaths & trails. Our base-camp in Cirencester is the hub for a full challenge looped route through the heart of the Cotswolds. Sign up as an individual or a team, with full support and hospitality all the way–there’s a challenge for everyone!

Your entry includes a range of free food & drink at regular rest stops, and support from medics, marshals and massage teams. As you cross the finish line, you’ll get a glass of fizz, t-shirt, and a special medal to celebrate your achievement.

Fundraise for us and get 25% off your entry fee

As we are an ‘Official Charity Partner’, you'll get discounted entry when you select the charity sponsorship option.

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What we provide you with

  • A fundraising pack filled with help, advice and top tips to increase your sponsorship
  • A free St Mungo’s top to represent us on the day
  • Detailed training guides for each distance and personalised support from our experts 
  • Access to our online community where you can chat to other challengers
  • Support from our dedicated events team who will give you one to one advice all the way

What you'll get from the event organisers

  • Water and snack stops along the route to refresh and refill, with support from medics, marshals
  • Massages, a glass of fizz and an official Cotswold Way Challenge t-shirt at the finish line
  • And finally - You will be rewarded with an official, beautiful souvenir of your achievement, the “Cotswold Way Challenge” medal


Pay a small registration fee and do lots of fundraising!  

Full challenge (100km) - £45 reg fee + £595 in fundraising 

Half challenge (56/45km) - £30 reg fee + £395 in fundraising 

Quarter challenge (25m) - £15 reg fee + £250 in fundraising 

Pay a higher contribution to the cost of your place and fundraise less

Full Challenge (100km) - £110 reg fee + £330 in fundraising

Half Challenge (56/45km) - £72.50 reg fee + £220 in fundraising

Quarter Challenge (25km) - £45reg fee + £135 in fundraising

Pay for your place in full with no fundraising target and raise what you can

Full Challenge (100km) - £198 reg fee

Half Challenge (56/45km) - £129 reg fee

Quarter Challenge (25km) - £79 reg fee

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Reach your goal

You will need to raise 50% of your fundraising target at least 3 weeks before the event in order to confirm your place on the day. 

Don't worry, we're on hand to help you reach your goal, with lots of fundraising materials at the ready! Please get in touch for a chat if you have any questions, we're always happy to hear from you.

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For further information about the challenge, its inclusions, and FAQs, please visit the official organiser's website or email cotswold@ultrachallenge.com.

Make sure you download the Cotswold Way Fact Sheet.

If you have any fundraising questions, you can get in touch with our dedicated events team by emailing events@mungos.org and we will be delighted to help.