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Jurassic Coast Challenge 2019

Saturday 15 June 2019 to Sunday 16 June 2019
Poole Harbour, Poole
Event organiser:
Third Party

100km Poole to Bridport

100k, Half and Quarter options

Please note that the 2019 dates are tentative and may be subject to change.

Dorset's fabulous Jurassic Coast provides a stunning setting for this new and testing challenge - with some glorious views enroute and a few hills in between! A Saturday morning start in Poole, past Sandbanks, a short ferry ride, and 100km of trails and famous landmarks before the finish line and an overwhelming sense of achievement.

Whether you're a regular walker and new to endurance events, or an occasional  marathon runner looking to up the distance, this challenge is for you, with full support and the best hospitality through day and night. Your journey will be unforgettable, and with some determination, spirit, and resolve - anyone can take on the Jurassic Coast!

What's included

  • Logo Part of the Ultra Challenge SeriesFull Challenge (100km) -24+ hrs
  • 1st Half option (56km)
  • 2nd Half option (44km)
  • 2nd Half 'join a 100km'er' option
  • 1st Quarter option (25km) 
  • Full Challenge '2 Day Option'
  • ...with halfway camp option 
  • Tented Village start and warm up
  • FREE meals + snacks and drinks
  • Rest stops every 12.5km
  • Fully signed route 
  • Trek masters, medics, massage
  • Baggage transfer service
  • Medal, T shirt, glass of bubbly!
  • Fastest runners trophies
  • Shuttles - finish to station
  • Optional bookable coaches back to London and Yeovil
  • Training and Kit guides
  • Optional Training Walks/Runs
  • Jurassic Coast Challenge APP

Event provider: Action Challenge (part of the Ultra Challenge Series)

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Join Team CHSW!

Join our team of amazing fundraisers by taking part in the Jurassic Coast Challenge.

Our fundraising teams are here to support you every step of the way, and make fundraising as easy and fun as possible. We have fundraising ideas for every occasion, how-to guides and great branded materials for you to download.

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Your fundraising makes a big difference

Your fundraising helps children and families make the most of their precious time together.  Every penny you raise makes a lifetime of difference to the lives of the children and families we support. 

Kiley Tellam, Event Fundraiser, Little Harbour, CHSW

Need help?

If you would like to find out more about this event just click the ask a question button to send us an email or give us a call and we'll be happy to help!

Call Kiley on 01726 871 800
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It's your challenge, your way!

The Jurassic Coast Challenge is one of the toughest events in the Ultra Challenge Series - with 2,600m of climb across the 100km, an epic undertaking. Those who take it on will be rewarded by brilliant views and a route that's simply stunning. 

Setting out from Poole Harbour, we board the Sandbanks ferry to Studland before heading to Corfe Castle, where the 1st Quarter Challenge ends. Those on the 1st Half will be tackling the ups and downs of Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door, en route to Weymouth at the 58km rest stop.

The full Challenge continues on to the far end of Chesil Beach, then down into West Bay with its famous sandstone cliffs, before reaching the welcome finish line in Bridport where a celebration awaits.


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