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Race to the King

20th June

  • 20/06/2021 - 21/06/2021
  • ChallengeRunTrekUltra-marathonWalk
  • UK

Race to the King

20th June

  • 20/06/2021 - 21/06/2021
  • ChallengeRunTrekUltra-marathonWalk
  • UK

When?

20/06/2021

Where?

UK

What?

ChallengeRunTrekUltra-marathonWalk

Race to the King is the stunning South Downs walk, jog or run, taking you from Arundel to the magnificent Winchester Cathedral.

Race to the King has been postponed until 20-21 June 2021 

 

Location: Gaston Farm, Arundel, BN18 0RS – Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, SO23 9LS
Distance: 52 miles
Registration: £39 (non stop) / £59 (weekender, inc. camping)
Minimum fundraising: £425

Along the stunning South Downs Way, you’ll enjoy panoramic views of the Ancient Weald of Southern England and the Queen Elizabeth Country Park.

This is a challenge for all, inclusive of all ages, experience and fitness levels. Whether you’re a seasoned runner, patient plodder or weekend walker – choose to camp over the weekend or take on the full distance in one go. Find out more about this challenge at www.racetotheking.com. You’ll be inspired with every step you take! 

What’s included?

• Training programme tailored to all levels
• Fully signposted route, with regular rest stops
• Hot meals, showers, drinks and sports nutrition
• Bag transport to the finish
• Free personal event photos uploaded on Facebook
• Medical support at pit stops and en route
• Finisher’s medal

 
 
Please note that this is an Open Challenge event organised by Threshold Sports and therefore subject to their booking terms and conditions. Please address any questions about the challenge directly to the organisers at info@thresholdsports.co.uk or call 0207 6031 878.
 
Please contact events@helenanddouglas.org.uk for any fundraising support and enquiries.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update around our events

The outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the measures we all must take are significant and they affect us all. We are following Government guidance and taking all necessary steps to keep everyone safe. This means that all fundraising events due to take place in the near future have been cancelled or postponed. Those events which are due to take place later this year or next year remain open until we are advised otherwise. If you have already signed up to participate in an event which needs to be postponed or cancelled, you will be notified by an email from our events team.

During these uncertain times, our aim is to continue to care for local terminally children and their families as far as possible. Undoubtedly the income we rely on from the public, our fundraising events and our shops is going to be affected and we will plan to overcome these challenges as much as possible. We rely on donations from the public to fund our work and we need support now more than ever. If you would like to support us and make a donation you can do so at www.helenanddouglas.org.uk/donate/.

Please continue to visit this page for further updates on our Events. If you have any questions or concerns in respect of our events, please contact Hannah Smart or Julia Woodcock in the Events Team at events@helenanddouglas.org.uk

Our Coronavirus (COVID-19) organisational update