Challenge Races

The 5km, 10km, Half Marathon and Marathon races also form part of the Two Tunnels Mini Challenge and Challenge events. All runners who complete the Mini Challenge or Challenge will be awarded with a special trophy to mark their achievement. Runners will also collect a series of interlocking medals from the series (one per race)


- The Two Tunnels Challenge events are on fast and flat courses. The Two Tunnels Mini Challenge event builds up across 5km, 10km and Half Marathon distances. The Tunnels Challenge event builds up across 10km, half marathon and marathon distances.

You can complete a Mini Challenge (5km + 10km + Half) by running on just two days. Sign up for 5km wave 1 and 10km wave 6 (disregard any predicted times suggest on the reg form) and you will have at least 40mins between the start of each wave! Collect both race numbers at the start of the day, do a quick change over and off you go again :-)

Finisher's Trophy

All runners who complete the Two Tunnels Challenge or Mini Challenge will take home a custom made laser engraved 3D glass cube featuring a train being raised back onto the tracks by two cranes.



Two Tunnels Challenge - SIGN UP HERE

The Two Tunnels events are on flat and fast courses. The Two Tunnels Mini Challenge events build up across 5km, 10km and Half Marathon distances. The Two Tunnels Challenge events builds up across 10km, half marathon and marathon distances.

- Two Tunnels Mini Challenge; Two Tunnels 5km (18th Feb OR 6th May OR 8th July or 19th Aug) PLUS Two Tunnels 'Return Ticket' 10km (18th Feb OR 6th May OR 8th July OR 19th Aug) PLUS Two Tunnels Half Marathon 6th May ('Hilly' or 'Return Ticket') OR 8th July 'Return Ticket' Half Marathon OR 19th August 'City Ticket')

- Two Tunnels Challenge; Two Tunnels 'Return Ticket' (18th Feb OR 6th May OR 8th July), Two Tunnels Half Marathon 'Return Ticket' (18th Feb OR 6th May OR 8th July) PLUS Two Tunnels 'City Ticket' Marathon (19th August)


Beast of Bath Challenge - SIGN UP HERE

The Beast of Bath Challenge events are on tough, hilly, off road courses. The Beast of Bath Challenge events build up across 5km, 10km and Half Marathon distances. The Big Beast of Bath Challenge events builds up across 10km, half marathon and marathon distances. Two of the Two Tunnels Railway Races form part of the Beast of Bath Challenge.

Mini Beast of Bath Challenge; Mud Bath 5km (28th Jan), Two Tunnels 'Hilly Ticket' 10km (6th May), Bath Running Festival Long Half Marathon (22nd July)

Beast of Bath Challenge; Mud Bath 10km (28th Jan), Two Tunnels 'Hilly Ticket' Half Marathon (6th May), Bath Running Festival Marathon (22nd July)