Lake District Challenge

12 June – 13 June 2021

Event detail

  • Kendal, Lake District
  • 12 June – 13 June 2021

Walk, Jog, or Run the Lake District Challenge and take on England's finest countryside at your pace.

Test yourself on a fantastic Ultra Challenge -suitable for all experience levels -and you'll get the best support and hospitality all the way.

Take on a 100km, 50km or 25km challenge and walk, jog or run your way along the tough hills of the Lake District. Simply register for a Charity Sponsorship place on the Ultra Challenge website, and use the code NYCHARITY to sign up for just £1!

Hurry though - this amazing offer is only available from the 24th December 2020 until the 31st January 2021!

Our Challenge Base Camp is in Kendal. From there it's a 100km anticlockwise loop taking in a couple of tough hills, Ambleside, a half way point by Lake Windermere, forests, and nature reserves -with some stunning views enroute -before a huge welcome and celebration back at Base Camp after a momentous journey.

You’ll get full support and hospitality all the way, leaving you to focus on your challenge! 

  • Join as an Individual or Team 
  • 100km Full Challenge 
  • Half or 1/4 Challenge options 
  • Rest stops - free food and drink 
  • ALL meals/ food included! 
  • Medics, massage, and pace walkers 
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly! 
  • Walk at Your Pace - 24 hours+ 
  • Run or Jog - set a New Goal! 
  • 2 Day Full 'Daylight' option 
  • Camping options available 
  • Pre-event training support + app 

It's Your Challenge - Your Way!

Visit the Lake District Challenge website here for all the info and to sign up today!


Start your fundraising now!


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If you want to change your details at any time you can do so by emailing or calling our friendly Supporter Engagement team on 01727 734485