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London 2 Brighton Challenge

Event Type Trek, jog or run
Date 23-24 May 2020
Location London to Brighton
Level Moderate - Tough (depending on distance)

Important update: The London 2 Brighton 2020 Challenge has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation in the UK. We're so sorry to hear this and we know how disappointing this must be for you. To see the event organisers full statement please click here.

If you would still like to take on a challenge for us, please see the rest of our events here.

The Challenge

This capital to coast challenge starts in Richmond and follows a picturesque route goes along the Thames. You’ll then venture over the beautiful North Downs and then on through the Surrey and Sussex countryside. With the final push up the South Downs, you can feel the sea air with fantastic views of the Brighton coast and the finish line ahead.

Join 3,000 others and take on the full 100km distance from capital to coast, or 44/56km and conquer half the distance or 25km from London to Oaks Park.

You’ll be fully supported on the day, with excellent food and rest stops during your trek.

The route

Distance options

  • Full Challenge (100km) or Half Challenge (1st half - 56km/ 2nd half - 44km) and Quarter Challenge (25km) options
  • 1st Half - London to Turners Hill
  • 2nd Half – Turners Hill to Brighton
  • 1st Quarter Challenge – London to Oaks Park


Charity sponsorship - pay a small registration fee and do lots of fundraising!  

Full Challenge (100km) - £11.25 reg fee + £595 in fundraising

Half Challenge (56/45km) - £7.50 reg fee + £395 in fundraising

Quarter Challenge (25km) - £3.75 reg fee + £245 in fundraising

Mixed Funding - pay a higher contribution to the cost of your place and fundraise less

Full Challenge (100km) - £89.10 reg fee + £299 in fundraising

Half Challenge (56/45km) - £58.05 reg fee + £199 in fundraising

Quarter Challenge (25km) - £35.55 reg fee + £119 in fundraising

You will need to raise 50% of your fundraising target at least six weeks before the event in order to confirm your place on the day. 

Don't worry, we're on hand to help you reach your goal, with lots of fundraising materials at the ready! Please get in touch for a chat if you have any questions, we're always happy to hear from you.


For further information about the challenge, its inclusions, the route and FAQs, please visit the official organiser's website or email  [email protected].

If you have any fundraising questions, you can get in touch with a member of the Challenge Events team by emailing [email protected], or give us a call on 0330 333 0804 and we will be delighted to help