Welcome to the Cheltenham Challenge, a multi-terrain event offering 5k, 10k, Half Marathon, Full Marathon and Ultra (63k) distances. There is something for everyone, including experienced runners, novices, juniors, families, children and walkers.
New for 2016, the adult 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon and Ultra events will be run under TRA/UKA rules and every finisher will receive a medal and a Cheltenham Challenge T-shirt.
The 5K event (all ages) and 10k Junior & Child categories are classed as Fun Runs.
The 5K, 10K and Half Marathon are Walker Friendly events. The Full Marathon and Ultra events are for experienced runners only.
Starting at Cheltenham Racecourse, the routes use public footpaths and sections of the Cheltenham Circular Footpath, Cotswold Way and Winchcombe Way, passing through glorious Cotswold countryside and offering fantastic views.Now managed by CCP, the Cheltenham Challenge is an annual event that has raised over half a million pounds for more than 75 charities to date