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Kent Downs 50 Challenge

When: Saturday 12 October, 2024
Start - finish: Maidstone basecamp
Distance: 50 / 25 / 10 km
Price for Shout fundraisers: £30 / £20 / £10
Fundraising pledge:
£360 / £240 / £100
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Take a walk in the 'Garden of England'

Ready to make your way around the Kent Downs? The full 50km route has you starting on North Downs Way to Blue Bell Hill, around picturesque Aylesford, and following the River Medway to Mote Park for a picnic.

You'll head along the Len Valley Walk to the majestic Leeds Castle, before you make your way back to the showground finish line and celebration.

50 km | £30 for Shout Fundraisers | £360 fundraising pledge

25 km | £20 for Shout fundraisers | £240 fundraising pledge

10 km | £10 for Shout fundraisers | £100 fundraising pledge

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What's included?

Your entry includes food and drink at regular rest stops and support from medics, marshals and massage teams. As you cross the finish line, you'll get a t-shirt, medal and certificate to celebrate your achievement.

Read more from our partners at Ultra Challenge or sign up below.

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Kent Downs 50 walkers

How your fundraising helps

Shout is the only free, confidential, 24/7 text messaging support service for anyone in the UK struggling to cope. Every 60 seconds, someone reaches out to us in distress.

By taking on the Kent Downs 50 and raising money for Shout, you could help us to support children, young people and adults in their moment of crisis.

That support could be life-saving.

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