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Fri 08 Oct 2021

In association with TRITAX and in aid of XLP



What to expect


What you will do


Ways to pay


All you need to know

The challenge

  • Choose between 3 different distances! A full half or quarter marathon.
  • Fully supported trekking challenge
  • Stunning views from the high point of Firle Beacon
  • Test your endurance with the undulating terrain of the Seven Sisters Country Park
  • Finish on top of Beachy Head

Choose between three different distances as you challenge yourself along this iconic section of the South Downs. With either a full, half or quarter marathon distance to choose there is sure to be a distance to test you to your maximum.

The full route starts just outside Brighton and takes you on 42km of testing, undulating terrain before finishing at Beachy Head. Meeting up with those joining for the half and quarter distance treks.

You will cross Firle Beacon, for stunning views of the coast, before heading down to the Seven Sisters and finishing the trek along this most incredible stretch of cliff tops before finishing at Beachy Head.

The journey

South Downs Trek


UK Challenge

UK Challenge

South Downs

South Downs

South Downs Challenge

South Downs Challenge

South Downs Challenge

South Downs Challenge

South Downs Challenge

South Downs Challenge

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We hold an Air Travel Organiser's Licence granted by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 6546. Many of the flight-inclusive challenges on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. But ATOL protection does not apply to all holiday and travel services listed on this website. This ATOL protection only covers challenges that include flights booked by Charity Challenge and that originate in the UK. Please ask us to confirm what protection may apply to your booking. If you do not receive an ATOL Certificate then the booking will not be ATOL protected. If you do receive an ATOL Certificate but all the parts of your trip are not listed on it, those parts will not be ATOL protected. Please see our booking conditions for information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to:

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