Support Us : Cotswold Way Challenge


The magical Cotswold Way crosses areas of outstanding natural beauty, with fantastic panoramic views & picturesque villages. It’s great setting for a Challenge that heads out from the heart of historic Bath and 100km later and a few hills enroute – it’s a memorable finish line celebration in Cheltenham. This is no country ramble – and whether you walk it at a pace that suits you, jog parts of it, or run the whole course, your challenge will be a test of your determination and a journey of self discovery. It’s tough – but achievable – and you’ll get full support and great hospitality all the way.

Whether you’re a walker and new to endurance events, or a marathon runner looking to up the distance – the journey will be unforgettable and only finishes when you’ve had time to reflect on your achievement. You can join as an individual or as a team, and there’s also half & quarter distance options. With some training and determination anyone can take on the Cotswold Way – so why not get in shape, join up to 2,000 others, push yourself and do something amazing in 2018 for you and for the Down’s Syndrome Association.



  • Full Challenge (100km)
  • Half & quarter Challenge options
  • 2 Day Option – 1/2 Sat & 1/2 Sun
  • Choose your start time
  • Covered Rest Stops
  • FREE meals + snacks & drinks
  • Fully signed route + maps
  • Pace walkers, medics, massage
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly!

For more information visit the Action Challenge website.

Date: 30 June – 1 July 2018
Distance & Routes:

Full 100 km Challenge – Bath to Cheltenham – continuous from Saturday to Sunday.

2 Day Full 100km Challenge – Saturday, Bath to Wotton 50km & Sunday, Wotton to Cheltenham 50km.

1st Half 50km Challenge – Saturday from Bath to Wotton.

2nd Half 50km Challenge – Saturday from Wotton to Cheltenham.

1st Quarter 25km Challenge – Saturday from Bath to Tormarton.


Full challenge: £80

Half challenge: £60

Quarter challenge: £40

Minimum Sponsorship:

Full challenge: £425

Half challenge: £275

Quarter challenge: £175

50% of fundraising is due 6 weeks before the Challenge. The remaining 50% is due 4 weeks after the Challenge.


Save up to £20 this Autumn when you sign up to any 2018 Ultra Challenge and choose to support the Down’s Syndrome Association. Offer ends 15 November – don’t miss out! Use the following discount codes:

  • AUTUMNCF – for the £20 off the Full Challenge Reg Fee
  • AUTUMNCH – for the £15 off the Half Challenge Reg Fee

If you are taking part in fundraising events – running, cycling or trekking, buy your socks from and get a 10% discount.

Use code DSACHARITY10, 10% of order placed will be donated to DSA.