All the Ridgeway to Avebury Stones, the R86

Ready To Enter?

To qualify for entry you must have completed at least a marathon distance event since January 2016. Note: Any applicant not conforming to this rule will be placed on the reserve list until such a time as they inform the race director of at least a completed marathon distance event. racedirector@ridgewachallenge.com

Prices and Start Times


Entries between 4th September 2016 to 31st May 2017 (Early-bird discount)

*Affiliated £58 or unaffiliated £60


Entries between 1st June 2017 to 4th August 2017 (Standard price)

*Affiliated £68 or unaffiliated £70


*Affiliated members are either members of the TRA or registered with English Athletics. This entry fee includes the £2 reduction from the entry fee in accordance with the UK Athletics Rules of Competition.


Refund Policy and Swapping Places

Refunds of 80% will be made up to the 31st of May. No refunds after this time.


Places can be swapped for free anytime up to, and including, the 4th August 2017.


To swap places use the postal application and mark the form "Swap place with" and the name of the existing entrant. If the new entrant is not affiliated, but the original entrant was, ensure a cheque is issued for £2 in accordance with the UK Athletics Rules of Competition.


No swapped places or changes to start times past the 4th August - no exceptions.


Start Times

There are two start times:

10:00 for runners expecting to take more than 24 hours with a total cut-off time of 28 hours. Finishers receive a medal.

12:00 for runners wanting to compete in the UK Ultra Distance Trail Running Championships. The total time allowed for 12:00 runners is 26 hours. Finishers receive 1st, 2nd and 3rd place medals or finisher medal.


All runners will receive a tshirt when collecting their numbers.


The Race Orgnaniser and Director for 2017 is Tim Mitchell, racedirector@ridgewaychallenge.com

On Line Applications


Online applications are managed by entrycentral.com.

There's no charge for applying on line and you don't need to create an account.

Postal Applications


Postal entries are welcome. Please ensure that your entry is posted no later than July 31st to ensure your application arrives on time.

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