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About the challenge

Dates: Saturday, 24 September 2022
Event type: Trek, jog or run
Location: Henley-on-Thames
Registration Fee: £10 - £72.50 depending on chosen option. You can save 50% until the end of April by using the code: WWF 
Fundraising Target: £135 - £395 depending on chosen option
Level: Moderate

This ‘end of season’ 50km looped route covers some of the best of the Chilterns countryside. You can walk, jog, or run along historic trails and over rolling hills. Starting & finishing at our Base Camp in Henley-on-Thames, there's a Saturday night celebration BBQ and entertainment with camping options. 

Passing through nature reserves, forests, and a few hills with great views - it's a route with real variety, and some wonderful scenery - and it's all easily accessible from London.

With 25km options also - there's a Chiltern Challenge here for everyone!

Chiltern 50 Challenge Route

Join the challenge

The route and distance options:

Full Challenge (50km) - Henley loop
1st Half (25km) - Henley to Lewknor
2nd Half (25km) - Lewknor to Henley

Registration fees and sponsorship targets: 

Charity sponsorship - pay a small registration fee and do lots of fundraising 
Full Challenge (50km) - £10 registration fee + £250  in fundraising
Half Challenge (25km) - £20 registration fee + £395 in fundraising

Mixed Funding - pay a higher contribution to the cost of your place and fundraise less
Full Challenge (50km) - £72.50 registration fee + £218 in fundraising
Half Challenge (25km) - £45 registration fee + £135 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.

How we support you

We're with you every step of the way towards event day with advice and information so you can just focus on your training and fundraising. We'll also provide:

  • Our fundraising pack to help you achieve your target
  • Walkers pack including WWF t-shirt and headband
  • Exclusive access to our private Team Panda Facebook Group
  • Online training hub to help you prepare safely for your challenge