About the Challenge

The Walk is organised by
St. George’s Primary School PTA (registered charity-1046587) and was first started in 2003.

The 17th walk is on Saturday 18th May 2019. During the past 16 years it has grown into a great Challenge event raising thousands of pounds for our children. Venue: the walk starts and finishes at St George’s C of E Primary School, Clun. Please follow signs and steward’s instructions for car parking.

Post Code SY7 8JQ & grid reference 299806

Route: Choose either the 26 or 16 mile route, both with some challenging Shropshire Hills (approximately 4300’ of ascent). The scenery is spectacular and the route consists of tracks, bridleways, footpaths and a minimal amount of quiet road walking/running. There are 3 manned checkpoints on the 26 mile route and 2 on the 16 mile route, with refreshments in addition to self clip passage controls.

A grid reference route will be issued on receipt of entry. This route is designed for use with O.S. Explorer Maps 201 and 216. If you do not have a map you can buy one here.

Accommodation: A list of local B&Bs can be obtained from Tourist Information Centres or via the Clun Website at www.clun.org.uk

Refreshments: There will be hot and cold snacks at each checkpoint and a buffet is available at the finish.

Entry: The Entry Fee is £22. This includes certificate, refreshments and food. Online Entry will be available from 31st December 2018.

Early Bird Special Offer: Register for entry before the 14th January 2019 for a reduced entry of £19. This offer is strictly time limited and entries received after that date will be at the full price of £22.

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