Take on the Thames Path Challenge following England England's greatest river, the full 100km (62.1mile) route heads from Putney Bridge past Hampton Court to Runnymede of Magna Carta fame at 50km, past wonderful scenery that's steeped in history all the way to Henley. With half & quarter distance options - there's a challenge for everyone.

Things to know;

  • For ALL levels of experience
  • Join as individual or team
  • 100km full, half and quarter challenge options
  • Rest stops - free food & drink
  • Walk at your pace - 24 hours+
  • Run or Jog - set a new goal!
  • Fully signed route/chip timing
  • Medics, marshals, trek masters
  • 2 Day 100km 'Daylight' option 
  • T shirt, glass of fizz!
  • Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc (UTMB) points available
  • Shuttle buses & transfers
  • Optional training walks/runs
  • Challenge mobile phone APP 

There's also the 25km 'Thames Bridges Trek' - Setting out from Putney Bridge - we head downstream towards the City, zig-zagging over the array of historic bridges - each with its own fascinating story and a mid point stop in Vauxhall for some snacks & drinks and then onto finish line celebration in Southwark past the majestic Tower Bridge.

Things to know;

  • Fully supported 25km Walk
  • Fully signed route with arrows
  • Join as an individual or a team
  • Start near Putney Bridge - Fulham
  • Tented village & warm up at start
  • 9.00am to midday start times
  • Midpoint rest & food stop
  • Free snacks & drinks
  • Medal, T-shirt, glass of fizz
  • Food at finish

How to get involved

Please book your place via our event partner's website below and be sure to select 'Action Duchenne' as your chosen charity. 

Thames Towpath Challenge

Thames Bridges Trek

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