4 January 2021 -
31 December 2022

The Pennine Way Virtual Challenge

The majestic Pennine Way or otherwise known as the 'Backbone of Britain' is one of the most famous walks or runs you can do in the UK. 431km of trail through the Peak District and the Scottish border. 

Entry Price

Enter for £5 and see how far you can push yourself completing the 431km of the backbone of Britain!


Enter for £10 and earn yourself a bespoke wooden eco-friendly medal! 

So how does it work?

Complete the distance in as many attempts as you like, simply update the entry page with your latest distance and time and the system will look after the rest. You can also link your entry to your Garmin account so your running, walking or cycling activities are automatically uploaded into the event!

As you reach each major milestone you'll get an email giving you some further encouragement.

Join a team when you enter to see how your friends and family are doing or track your progress solo!

 Event information
04 January 2021
31 December 2021
31 December 2022
Great Britain
See map below
Registration closes 31 December 2022 23:59
431 km

Entry: Price per participant
Through Jan 30, 2021 £0.00 + fee
From Jan 31, 2021 £5.00 + fee
Entry + Wooden Medal: Price per participant
Through Jan 30, 2021 £5.00 + fee
From Jan 31, 2021 £10.00 + fee
Fee: 6%
431 km

Entry: Price per participant
Price £5.00 + fee
Entry + Wooden Medal : Price per participant
Price £10.00 + fee
Fee: 6%

BCS Events

In case of questions about the event please contact BCS Events:


Pennine Way Virtual Challenge

  • Settle
  • Great Britain

Any questions?