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oct

A Moroccan Adventure!

Congratulations to our 89 Saharan Challenge runners and trekkers that took on 2 marathons in 2 days across the Saharan desert. Conditions were tough, with little shade and soaring temperatures, but everyone battled through to achieve something that they should be proud of. It was a experience to remember and we are proud to have helped all the challengers achieve their goals.  

Check out the website and sign up for 2017!

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oct

Push yourself in 2017!

Our UK events season is over and it's now time to look to 2017!

So why not take in the beautiful English countryside next summer in style on an Ultra Challenge!

Registration for all events is now open:

Isle of Wight Challenge - 29/30 April
London 2 Brighton Challenge - 27/28 May
Cotswold Way Challenge (NEW!) - 1/2 July
South Coast Challenge - 26/27 August (EARLY BIRD DEAL NOW ON!)
Thames Path Challenge - 9/10 September (EARLY BIRD DEAL NOW ON!)
Thames Bridges Trek - 9 September (EARLY BIRD DEAL NOW ON!)

If you sign up before the end of October you can also get yourself a FREE Ultra Challenge T-Shirt!

So join us for a real Challenge next year...

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sep

South Coast Challenge


Congratulations to all who took part in our first over the weekend - a fantastic effort in hot conditions - and we hope you have recovered well.


Take a look at what the participants have to say on the Social Media Wall !

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aug

A new Ultra Challenge...

NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION!

Next July, our newest Ultra will take you 100km from Bath to Cheltenham along the Cotswold Way with stunning views en route. Our Early Bird offer can save you up to 30% and you'll receive a free Ultra Tech T-shirt!

Take on something new in 2017 and register now to take advantage of the offer before September 8th...

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jul

The UK Ultra Series is in full swing!

After the success of the London 2 Cambridge Challenge, almost 5000 participants have now taken part in our 2016 Ultra Series so far with another 5000 to go! We’re also launching our 2017 series over the summer, with registration now open for the Isle of Wight and London 2 Brighton Challenges! Our brand NEW Cotswold Way Challenge will also be launched very soon...


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Register your interest now >> http://tinyurl.com/h73vou3

jul

Til hamingju!

Congratulations to our inaugural Iceland Ultra Challenge adventurers! Last weekend 167 brave pioneers took on a double marathon with stunning landscapes along the famous Laugavegurinn Trail. A tough Challenge but well worth the views...

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But don't worry - you haven't missed out! Registration for the 2017 event is now open! >>

http://www.theicelandchallenge.com/

may

Isle of Wight 16 - Congratulations!

To all our amazing Challengers!

As our final challenger stepped across the Isle of Wight Challenge finish line - 36 hours and 1,400 participants later on Sunday 1st May at Chale recreation ground - the first in our 2016 Ultra Challenge series came to an end; and what an incredible way to kick start the series!

A fantastic achievement to all who took part - we hope you got home safely and are now recovering! Official Finish Times & certificates will be available Wednesday 5pm. Keep posting your photos & video #IOWChallenge! 

To find out more about the challenge - check out our videos below and visit www.ultrachallenge.com for more information!

 

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Corporate Events for 2016

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In 2016 our Ultra Challenge Series will raise over 7.5 million for our 500 participating charities and our Series Partners some of which include; Alzheimers Society, GOSH and Cancer Research UK.

Consisting of 5 fantastic endurance events, the series takes in some of the best scenery around the country and sees thousands of participants tackle the Full 100km distance or a Half or Quarter Challenge as either an endurance walk or ultra marathon run.

We believe that taking part in the Ultra Challenge Series is a great way for you and your colleagues to raise money in one go for your Charity of the Year and really helps raise the charity’s profile within the business. Over the years we have seen hundreds of corporate teams take part including teams from HSBC, Flight Centre, Barclays, Chevron, P&O Cruises and Travis Perkins and whether you’re a start up or a Top 100 company, we’ll make it a special event for your team. With over 10 years of experience in delivering quality mass participation events you can expect our full support before and during the challenge and with over 500 charity partners to choose from, why look any further than our 5 Ultra Challenges? Our events include:

The Isle of Wight Challenge 30th April – 1st May

London to Brighton 28 – 29th May

London to Cambridge 2 – 3rd July

South Coast Challenge 27 – 28th August

Thames Path Challenge 10 – 11th September

Each event has a fantastic route, whether it’s along the Thames Path from Oxford to Henley or up and up and onto the stunning South Downs from Eastbourne to Arundel, making the routes challenging and varied but perfectly achievable with some training and support. Here’s why the Ultra Challenge Series is for you:

1) It’s an easy way to raise money for your Charity of the Year:

  • 5 Great Endurance Events – why not take on several?
  • Distances to suit everyone – the Full 100km, 50km or 25km
  • Walk it, Jog it or Run it – whether you’re a competitive runner or putting your walking boots on for the first time!
  • Pay your registration fee + minimum fundraising target per person or team
  • Participants tend to raise double their fundraising target!
  • With over 400 participating charities to choose from
  • Raise the profile of your Charity of the Year within your organisation
  • Matched giving - your company can match the minimum fundraising target

2) Our Corporate Packages make it special:

  • Great corporate packages for teams of 10+ & discounts on registration fee
  • Your own account manager to build bespoke Corporate plan
  • Support & materials to recruit colleagues to your team
  • We can come and present the challenge at your place of work
  • Bespoke hospitality options to suit you on the day
  • Branded kit from technical t-shirts to hoodies

3) Anyone can do it!  

  • We offer a range of distances so it isn't just for the fittest in the office
  • 100km, 50km or 25km means there’s a Challenge to suit everyone
  • Walk, Jog or Run or do a mix of both!
  • Everyone can start together at the same time + great PR opportunities
  • Training tips and training days from us so that you’re prepared
  • Extended packages available including camping options

4) Great support before and on the day:

  • Best quality events in the mass participation market
  • Thousands of participants take part each year
  • We help you push and promote the event to your company + colleagues
  • Signed route with trek masters, medics, support vehicles on the day
  • Festival atmosphere – friends & family welcome to cheer you on!
  • Free snacks and drinks at each covered rest stop (every 13km)
  • Hot food & meals with drinks at the main rest stops

5) Team building:

  • A great way to socialise outside work & for a common cause
  • The team can take on a mixture of 100km, 50km or 25km
  • Competition for those looking to beat personal bests or up your distance
  • Test your stamina & endurance on the walk through the night

So join us and push yourself in 2016! For more information visit www.ultrachallenge.com/corporate-teams or speak to Nicola Smith on 02076096695.

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