Support us Challenge events Cotswold Way Challenge 2021 The Cotswold Way provides a stunning setting for this testing challenge. With fantastic views en route and tough hills in between, you start from historic Bath's Royal Crescent, and ahead lies footpaths and trails all the way Cheltenham finish line. Is this the challenge for you? Contact us From a grand start in Bath next to the world famous Royal Crescent it's not long before it's the first of the hills - and with over 2,500 metres of climb over the full 100km course - this is a tough Challenge! The views out to the west over the Severn Estuary are spectacular, and if you want to make the most of them there's a 100km 2 Day 'Daylight' option with camping at halfway. There is also the testing half & quarter Challenge options available. Visit the challenge website to see the variety of options available and pick the one for you.