Challenge the Wight 2018

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Join Challenge & Adventure on Saturday 18th August 2018 for a unique trail marathon or long distance walk across the Isle of Wight at night.

Run or walk from The Needles to Yaverland Bay to raise funds for Challenge & Adventure and help disadvantaged young people on the Island.

Not ready for a full marathon distance? why not tackle Challenge the Wight Lite? Starting at the Carisbrooke Castle midway point you’ll join the challenge for the final 14 miles and finish alongside the marathon distance on Yaverland seafront for a bacon butty and a well earned cup of tea.

All participants will receive a branded T-shirt at the start and medal upon completion plus a complementary breakfast is provided at the Yaverland Bay finish

Concessions are available for under 16’s and teams of 4 or more people receive a discount per person.

Challenge the Wight Junior is a family challenge which will take start at The Needles and walk the first 4 miles to Freshwater Bay.  CtW Junior is £3 per person – no need to pre-register – just meet at The Needles at 6.30pm.

August 18 2018


Start: 18th August 2018 @ 8:00 pm
End: 19th August 2018 @ 9:00 am
Cost: £20 - £30
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The Needles

Alum Bay New Road
Alum Bay, Isle of Wight PO39 0JD United Kingdom

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  • 1800 - Sign-on opens (The Needles)
  • 1830 - CtW Junior Start (The Needles)
  • 2000 - CtW Walk Start (The Needles)
  • 2100 - CtW Run Start (The Needles)
  • 2300 - CtW Lite Start (Carisbrooke Castle)
  • 0400 - Breakfast BBQ (Yaverland Beach)


GP Sport
Phone: 07733 363035