Make your own history by taking on the 53-mile route finishing at the awe-inspiring Winchester Cathedral
This award-winning historical trail is back in 2020 and ready to challenge runners, joggers and walkers alike.
From picturesque Arundel, the route winds along the spectacular South Downs Way, ending on the steps of Winchester Cathedral, one of the most historically significant buildings in Britain and claimed burial ground of twelve English kings, making it England’s first-ever Royal Mausoleum.
You will be treated like royalty on your journey with fully-stocked pitstops, laden with food and drinks, an overnight Basecamp and tireless support from our crew and medics.
Trek the rolling chalk hills of the South Downs Way, enjoying stunning panoramic views of the valleys below on route to the iconic finish line on the steps of Winchester Cathedral.
You will be treated like royalty on the route, with well-stocked pit stops, medical support, and an overnight basecamp offering massages, hot showers, food and even a bar.
Whether you are taking on your first ultra, or are a seasoned pro, we have created a challenge for you. We welcome both walkers and runners and ensure that everyone has a memorable experience on this historic trail.
Entering a Threshold Event means you become part of our community; a supportive, inspiring group of walkers and runners, living our mantra that ‘More is in you’.
Below is a selection of testimonials taken directly from our participants.
“The Threshold Crew and Volunteers are just incredible, the whole support you get is amazing. From start to finish you are looked after the whole way. You never feel alone, whether out on course or at basecamp, there is always someone to talk to.”
- Michaela Wells
"Very well organised and everyone was super helpful, fantastic pit stops with great support and a lively atmosphere. A great event, totally recommend."
- Mike Larkin, 2019
"I had just the best experience. Fantastic organisation, great support and full of lots of friendly people. What’s not to like?"
- Emma Whyman
"The ultra achievable way to spend a day (or two) in some spectacular scenery, with incredible people, doing amazing things. Don’t even hesitate, sign up and do something life altering. More is in you."
- Iain Stewart