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Walks and treks

North Downs 50 Ultra Challenge 2024

  • Date and Time info: 27/07/2024
  • Location: North Downs
  • Face-to-face

We’re back on the North Downs with a fabulous challenge setting out from the Guilford basecamp and a looped 50km route which takes in some of the best of the Surrey hills, the North Downs Way and the surrounding countryside. A route with real variety and some wonderful scenery, and fabulous views out to the south, and easily accessible from London! You’ll get full support and hospitality and with 25km and 10km options also available, and optional 'university style' accommodation at basecamp,  there’s a North Downs Ultra Challenge for you in 2024!

Support for you

As a part of #TeamRetinaUK, you’ll get:

  • Help and guidance from a dedicated member of our Fundraising team
  • Access to a range of materials to help with your fundraising – including sponsor forms, collection tins, pin badges and more
  • A Retina UK running vest or t-shirt
  • Invitation to join our Strava running club where you can chat with other Retina UK runners, sharing tips and advice

Buy your Ultra Challenge place

To register, click here to find out more about the challenge and the costings (as they vary depending on the distance you choose) and then click 'Sign Up Now' and follow the steps. Please select Retina UK under the 'Listed Charities' option.

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Own place

If you already have your own place in this challenge, we’d love for you to join our team.

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Any questions?

If you’d like more information on joining our team, please contact our Fundraising team on 01280 821334 or email