Over 2,000 adventurers take on the historic path from Bath to Cheltenham – you can take it on as a jog or a run and test yourself on the trails!

It's a start by the magnificent Royal Crescent, and then the famous rolling hills with fantastic views towards the Severn Estuary, and idyllic villages nestling in between on an epic 100km journey - with full support and great hospitality all the way to the finish line.

It will be rewarding, fun, and absolutely achievable with your resolve and determination alongside first class support.

Push yourself further - 100km Full Challenge, with Half & Quarter options also available.

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

  • Join as Individual or Team
  • 100km Full Challenge
  • Half or 1/4 Challenge options
  • Rest stops - free food & drink
  • ALL meals/ food included!
  • Medics, massage, and pacers
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly!
  • 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!

Find out more about the route, support, and hospitality at the Cotswold Way Challenge website

Book a discounted place (click on sign up for another charity).

Don’t forget to apply the relevant discount code below, depending upon which option you have chosen on the registration form.

  • Charity Sponsorship – 25% OFF Registration Fee – discount code APRILCHARITY
  • Mixed Funding – 15% OFF Registration Fee – discount code APRILMIXED
  • Self-Funding – 12.5% OFF Registration Fee – discount code APRILSELF

We will support you all the way – send you a Team Encephalitis t-shirt or vest, help with fundraising and share your efforts on our social media accounts.

All we ask you to is to raise the minimum sponsorship amount and the place is yours.

Email [email protected] for help and information.