Welcome to Challenge Running, we organise and run trail races for ultra runners of all abilities in the Hertfordshire and Essex areas.
Our aim is to provide friendly low key events with a personal feel that give the runner a Personal challenge and a sense of achievement at the finish.
We try to keep value for money a priority so all our events are priced to be affordable but still offer a well organised and supported event with great prizes and checkpopoints staffed by great volunteers who really want you to finish.
We have four annual events currently all offering different levels of challenege.
Our first event the Stort30 has just ran in its second year. It's a pretty out and back 30 miler ideal for your first Ultra and filled up this year before the date.
Our second event in its second year is the St Peters Way Ultra a tougher 45 mile trail race across Essex finishing in a historic ancient church. This event is planned for March 2nd 2014 and also carries 2 UTMB qualifying points.
Our third event for is the first running of the Saffron Trail Ultra a 70 mile race from Southend to Saffron Walden. July 12th 2014. See race page for more details.
Our fourth event is the Chiltern way 200k with a 100k option on august 30th/31st 2014. See race page for more details.
All our races have winners prizes provided by our sponsor the UltraMarathonRunningStore.com
Please take the time to visit their site and the great kit they have for sale. All entries to our races get sent a discount code worth 15% off any order from the store.
We hope to see you on the trails soon.
Challenge Running Ltd