A double marathon to honour the ancient Kings

Walk, jog or run along the breathtaking South Downs Way to the magnificent finish on the steps of Winchester Cathedral; the burial place of the first Kings and Queens of England.

22nd – 23rd June 2019




Explore one of the UK's finest National Parks

You will be inspired every step by the sweeping views on either side.

Look to your right across the ancient Weald of Southern England, and look to your left across the shimmering expanse of the English Channel.

Non-stop and two day packages available

Our Packages


Take on the trail from just £39

Make a difference while you’re out on the trails

Enter to raise money for charity



A fully supported ultra for all

The event is designed for experienced ultra runners to weekend walkers.

Every detail is covered, from flawless signage, race timing, fully stocked pitstops to medical support. And that’s not even mentioning the overnight camp.

All you have to do is enjoy the epic journey to Winchester.



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Race to the King Route


The breathtaking route starts near Arundel and runs along the South Downs Way until you reach the climactic finish of Winchester Cathedral. Experience some of the finest scenery with views stretching across Southern England and out to sea.

Race to the King Packages


A range of packages to suit everyone; whether you want to run it, jog it or walk it – we cater to all abilities. Take on the full route non-stop or choose to take part in the two day challenge and stay with us at our epic overnight basecamp.

Race to the King

What's included?

Unlike some self sufficient ultra marathons we look after everything so you just need to concentrate on enjoying the view as you get to the finish line. From the route signage, to the food and medical provisions – we’ve got it covered!

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Contact Info

LU.416, The Lightbulb,
1 Filament Walk
Wandsworth, SW18 4GQ
Call us at 0845-486-5544
(09:30-13:30 Mon-Fri)

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