Thames Challenge 2018

Running (UKA) Running (UKA)
Date Thu, 09 Aug 08:00
Length 184
HQ Kemble Station, Cotswolds GL7 6AW map
Entries close 23:59 8-AUG-2018
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The Thames Challenge. A four day endurance race covering 184 miles. 

 
The Thames Challenge is the Sister event of The Severn Challenge, one of our other multi-day events.
 
Competitors completing The Thames Challenge achieve the entry criteria to enter into Notorious. Notorious is the ultimate conclusion to the Challenger Series.
 
The Thames Challenge is split into four stages, over a four day period. Within the four stages are three unique races in their own right The Cotswold Ultra, The Oxford Ultra, The Windsor Ultra, and The Richmond Ultra.
 
The four stages
Stage 1 The Cotswold Ultra
Thursday 47 miles.
Stage 2 The Oxford Ultra
Friday  63 miles.
Stage 3 The Windsor Ultra
Saturday 43 miles
Stage 4 The Richmond Ultra
Sunday 31 miles
 
Competitors must be self sufficient, and carry the following mandatory items:
 
-Backpack or equivalent
-Head Torch with spare batteries
-OS Map or our downloadable maps are acceptable
-Compass or GPS device
-Whistle
-Mobile phone
-Emergency food pack consisting of a two chocolate bars, Mars or similar
-First Aid Kit