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South Coast Challenge 2017 - 50km or 100km

  • 26 August 2017 to 27 Aug 2017
  • Eastbourne (start)

Event Overview

Receive £20 off your registration fee with the discount code SUMMERSALE

Back for 2017 – this challenge takes on some of England's finest scenery as a walk, jog or run. An Eastbourne start, up the infamous Beachy Head, through the Seven Sisters Country Park and along the South Downs Way.

A Brighton midpoint, Devils Dyke, stunning views, sunset and sunrise all lie ahead before the cathedral spire of historic Arundel comes into view and a welcome finish line after 100km and an amazing personal journey. 

The route goes through stunning scenery and the undulating path will test you – but will be incredibly rewarding. There are covered rest stops every 12.5km, and the Ultra Challenge team on hand to support you – with plenty of free food and drink to keep energy levels up.

As you cross the finish line we, along with spectators and the Ultra Challenge team, will be there to celebrate your achievement, award your medal and hand you a well-deserved glass of bubbly.

With some training and determination you'll be amazed at what you can achieve.

Most of the 2,000 challengers will be walking at their own pace, many will jog parts, and some will run the whole course. However you take it on, you'll be supported through day and night and rewarded with an overwhelming sense of achievement. Get in shape – join team CP for a real challenge and an unforgettable Bank Holiday weekend!

WALK IT – at your own pace 24+ hours

JOG IT – run a bit and walk when it suits you

RUN IT – fully supported 'Ultra Marathon'

Varied 100km route – 60% off-road

FREE hot meals, drinks and snacks en route

Join as an individual or as a team

You pay an initial registration fee online which is payable per person for individuals and each team member. **By signing up and fundraising for Cats Protection, you will enjoy a 20% discounted registration fee. ** This secures your place and is non-refundable, and then you pledge a minimum sponsorship target for Cats Protection.

  • 100km – registration fee £56 and £395 min fundraising per person
  • 72km – registration fee £59 and  £345 min fundraising per person
  • 50km – registration fee £40 and £275 min fundraising per person
  • 25km – registration fee £32 and £150 min fundraising per person

We will provide you with full support and ideas to ensure you feel confident in raising the pledged minimum. You are also able to nominate a branch or centre to receive your support if you wish.

We understand the commitment, courage and thought that goes into participating in a challenge event on behalf of Cats Protection and promise we will do our very best to give you all the help and support you need to have a successful challenge and raise lots of much-needed funds to help us care for cats and kittens.