Not only will you be able to take in the sights at your own pace, but you will be able to experience the rich history of the city, bridging the past with the present. You’ll also get full support and hospitality all the way, letting you focus on your challenge! Your contributions towards this special event will help support children with serious or terminal conditions, and their families.

Please note registration for this event is managed by Action Challenge. When clicking the ‘Sign Up Here' button, you will be transferred to their website. Demelza Hospice Care for Children are an official Partner on this great challenge, and can offer you a 25% discount on your charity registration fee: just use the code DEM2021.

Event Key Details
Saturday 11 September 2021 - 07:00 to 20:00
London
Registration fee from £4.50
You register for this event with Action Challenge

Event FAQs

Setting out from Putney Bridge, it's East towards the City, zigzagging over the historic bridges, with a midpoint stop at Kennington Oval for some snacks & drinks.

25km later, it's a finish line celebration in Southwark past the majestic Tower Bridge.


You’ll get full support and hospitality all the way, letting you focus on your challenge!

All Demelza runners will receive the following:

- Fully supported 25km Walk

- Fully signed route with arrows

- Tented village & warm up at start

- Free 'Thames Bridges buff'

- 9.30am to midday start times

- Mid-point rest stop

- Free snacks & drinks

- Medal, T-shirt, Glass of fizz

- Food / meal at finish

 

All Demelza Ultra Participants will also receive:

- Dedicated support from the Events Team to help with all of your fundraising queries

- A Demelza t-shirt to make you stand out from the crowd

- An opportunity to visit either the Kent or Southeast London hospice to see where your fundraising goes.


You bet! Take a look at some of the other ultra-series challenges available to you:

Other Ultra Series Challenges:

London to Brighton Challenge 
Saturday 29 May
25km, 50km and 100km routes available 

Thames Path Challenge
Saturday 11 September
50km and 100km routes available  


Have a look at the funding options available to you:


Charity Sponsorship
 – you pay a small registration fee; do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!


Mixed Funding – pay half of the event place cost yourself; fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.


Self-Fund – you pay the full cost of the event place; fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

When fundraising, we would advise that you set up a JustGiving page. It is the most effective way for you to fundraise! If you have any questions about this, please get in touch. 

The difference you could make by fundraising for Demelza

£50 could pay for a cast of a child’s hand or foot for a family to treasure forever. 


£100 could pay for a support group of a child with a serious or terminal condition or a member of their family. 


£200 could cover the average cost of a family going through the referral process to access vital care and support from Demelza.


£840 could cover the cost of a child or young person’s overnight stay at one of our children’s hospices.

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