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South West Coast 50 Challenge

Starting in Minehead and looping back round via Exmoor this family friendly event covers 10km to 50km.

Event details

Grab your walking boots for this brand new family-friendly event

Join other adventurers to walk, jog or run this challenge across the rolling Exmoor hills. Choose from a 25km or 50km distance both options with amazing views.

There’s a Saturday night celebration BBQ and camping ‘festival-style’ options at our base camp. Your entry includes free food and drink at regular rest stops, plus support  including medics, marshals and massage. Cross the line with style- with free fizz, t-shirt and medal to celebrate your amazing achievement.

Location: Dunster, Minehead TA24 6SL
When: Saturday 6th August 2022
Event type: Walks and treks
Full event details

Step by step guide to get your place


Sign up on the Ultrachallenge website


Get in touch and let us know that you want to fundraise for us


We'll help you with your fundraising, send you a sponsorship form, hints, tips and information
More details about The South West Coast 50 Challenge

Charity Sponsorship–you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!

  • 25km: Registration fee £10 / fundraising target £250
  • 50km: Registration fee £20 / fundraising target £395

Mixed Funding–pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.

  • 25km: Registration fee £45 / fundraising target £135
  • 50km: Registration fee £72.50 / fundraising target £218

Self Fund–you pay the full cost of the event place-fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity! 25km: £79 50km: £129

Thank you for choosing us to donate your sponsorship to – we appreciate every penny.

Next steps:

  1. Get in touch with us and let us know
  2. We’ll be in touch with your own bespoke events pack, including fundraising hints and tips and sponsorship form.
  3. Once you’ve raised your sponsorship money and completed your event head over to our GoDonate page to donate the money directly to us.

You can find details about the race day on the Ultra Challenge website.

If you still have a question after that, please contact the Events Team.

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