Take on this challenge in the heart of England

Walk, Jog, or Run it. This is an Ultra Challenge for all levels of experience not to be missed.

The base-camp in idyllic Bakewell will welcome over 2,500 adventurers who will test themselves in the fabulous Peak District National Park. The full 100 km Challenge takes a tough & varied figure of 8 route through Derbyshire’s finest scenery. You’ll get full support all the way, and with half & quarter distance options also which pass Chatsworth House – there’s a Peak District Challenge for everyone!

Choose the Full, Half or Quarter Challenge 

Full Challenge - 100km over one or two days - £30 registration fee - £595 fundraising target

Half Challenge - 50km first or second half - £20 registration fee - £395 fundraising target 

Quarter Challenge - 25km first quarter - £10 registration fee - £250 fundraising target

Sign up Link: https://ultrachallenge.com/peak-district-challenge/sign-up-now/To sign up please follow the link and select the level of challenge you want to do. In the drop-down menu please select Independent Age as the charity you wish to fundraise for.

View of the Peak District

Why support Independent Age?

Whether you’re a complete beginner or you’ve completed Ultra Challenges before, we’ve got the perfect event for you. At Independent Age, our aim is to reduce poverty, tackle inadequate care and combat loneliness. Last year, over 1 million people accessed our services.

With your help, we could make sure that many more vulnerable older people get the vital information, advice and support they need to stay independent and live well.  

Whether you're just starting out or are a seasoned marathon runner, Independent Age have places in several running events, and we would love you to join #TeamIA

Together, we can make a huge difference. 

How will Independent Age support you?

Whether you have an Independent Age charity place or your own ballot place, by running for us you’ll receive fantastic support from the moment you sign up all the way until you cross that finish line.
We will provide you with:

  • An Independent Age technical running vest with marker to write your name
  • A well-deserved certificate, totalling the amount you kindly raised for Independent Age
  • Fundraising and training support from the Independent Age Events team
  • Cheer points and support along the route

For more information about any of our fundraising events, call the team at 020 7605 4223 or email events@independentage.org