Lake District Ultra Challenge 2020

13-14/06/2020

Lake District Ultra Challenge 2020

Join us

The location

On the 13 and 14 June, join Team Macmillan for the brand new Lake District Ultra Challenge.

New for 2020 - join the Lake District Challenge and take on England's finest countryside at your pace. Starting at the Base Camp in Kendal, it's a 100km anticlockwise loop taking in Ambleside, a half way point by Lake Windemere, forests and nature reserves with stunning views enroute.

What you'll get from Team Macmillan

You’ll get full support and hospitality all the way, leaving you to focus on your challenge.

  • Join as an individual or team
  • 100KM full challenge
  • 2 day Full 'daylight' option
  • Half challenge option
  • Quarter challenge option
  • Walk at your own pace
  • Rest stops - free food and drink
  • Camping options available
  • Fully signed route
  • All meals/food included
  • Medics, massage, and pace walkers
  • Challenge mobile app
  • Medal, T shirt and a glass of bubbly when you finish
  • Pre-event training support + app
  • First class support from the Macmillan Hiking Team from sign up right through to the start line

Charity sponsorship - pay a small registration fee and do lots of fundraising

Full Challenge (106km) - £11.25 reg fee + £595 in fundraising

Half Challenge (52/54km) - £7.50 reg fee + £395 in fundraising

Quarter Challenge (25km) - £3.75 reg fee + £245 in fundraising

Mixed Funding - pay a higher contribution to the cost of your place and fundraise less

Full Challenge (106km) - £89.10 reg fee + £299 in fundraising

Half Challenge (52/54km) - £58.05 reg fee + £199 in fundraising

Quarter Challenge (25km) - £35.55 reg fee + £119 in fundraising

You will need to reach 50% of your fundraising target at least 6 weeks before the event in order to confirm your place on the day. But don't worry, we're on hand to help you meet your goal, with fundraising support throughout your journey with us. Please get in touch if you have any questions, we are here to help!

For full information on the challenge, its inclusions, the route, FAQ’s and much more – please visit the Lake District Ultra website.

If you have any event related questions, please email the Action Challenge team on info@ultrachallenge.com or call them on 020 7609 6695.

Sign up in Spring for up to 20% off

20% off Charity Sponsorship or 10% off Mixed Funding

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