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Cotswold Way Challenge

Raise vital funds as you walk, jog or run across the beautiful Cotswold countryside.

New Year Deal: Get 50% off entry fee

Looking for a challenge in 2024? Choose full sponsorship for charity and get 50% off your entry and a free challenge hat until 31 January 

About the event

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. As we are an ‘Official Charity Partner’-sign up & commit to fundraise for us and you’ll get 25% OFF the standard charity place registration fee!

Choosing your challenge: If you’d like to take on 50km please select 1st Half Challenge and for 25km select 1st Quarter Challenge.

£15 - £110

Registration fee

22 - 23 June 2024

Date of event

£135 - £595

Fundraising target

What you'll get when you join our team

  • 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

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.

Fundraising options

More information

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.

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