The South Downs Trail Challenge

Date & Location

Brighton, East Sussex

Organiser’s Description

Run, jog or walk from Brighton to Eastbourne, with jaw dropping views of the beautiful South Downs. You will follow the South Downs Way National Trail, passing the historic Alfriston village, then take to the coastal path above the White Cliffs in the Seven Sisters Country Park - the finest coastal paths in the country. Passing over the highest chalk sea cliff, Beachy Head, you will then make your descent into Eastbourne, where you will be greeted by supporters along the seafront. The first mass participation marathon for type 1 diabetes!


  • 26.2 miles
  • Running
  • Marathon
  • 26 - 50km
  • 26 - 50 miles
  • Trail

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