A large group of walkers walk beside the River Thames towards a bridge in the distance as part of the Thames Bridge Trek.

Thames Bridges Trek

Follow England's greatest river through London and raise money for children with life-limiting conditions.

Event details

Take in unrivalled views of London’s iconic skyline and historic landmarks on this 25km route from west to central London. Setting out from Putney Bridge you’ll head east towards the City, zig-zagging over the array of 16 historic bridges, each with its own fascinating story. Take a rest at the halfway point at The Oval Cricket Ground for some snacks & drinks before continuing to the finish line celebration in Southwark Park past the final crossing – the majestic Tower Bridge.

25km: Registration fee £10 | Fundraising target £250 (full fundraising information below)

Location: London
When: Saturday 10th September 2022
Event type: Treks & walks
Full event details

How to sign up for the Thames Bridge Trek

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Sign up on the Ultra Challenges website

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Get in touch and let us know that you want to fundraise for us

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We'll support you and send information about the children you're helping
More details about the Thames Bridge Trek
  1. Register now on the Ultra Challenge website.
  2. When you sign up you’ll be asked what sponsorship option you want to choose. Select ‘Option 2 – Sponsorship for charity’ or ‘Option 3 – Mixed Fundraising for Charity’ if you want to raise money for us.
  3. You’ll have the opportunity to select which charity you’re fundraising for – and you can select Chestnut Tree House under the ‘Other charity’ option.
  4. Get in touch with us once you’re done and we will send you a bespoke fundraising pack!

Charity Sponsorship – you pay a small registration fee, do lots of fundraising and we cover the cost of your event place!

  • 25km:Reg fee £10 / fundraising target £25

Mixed Funding–pay half of the event place cost yourself, fundraise a bit less and we pay the balance of the event place cost.

  • 25km:Reg fee £45 / fundraising target £135

Self Fund–you pay the full cost of the event place. Fundraise whatever you want, with no set target or deadline, and there’s no cost at all to the charity!

  • 25km: £79

Thank you for choosing us to donate your sponsorship to – we appreciate every penny.

Next steps:

  1. Get in touch with us and let us know you’re taking part.
  2. We’ll be in touch with your own bespoke events pack, including fundraising hints and tips and sponsorship form.
  3. Once you’ve raised your sponsorship money and completed your event head over to our GoDonate page to donate the money directly to us.

You can find details about the race day on the Ultra Challenge website.

If you have a question about trekking and fundraising for Team Chestnut, please contact the Events Team.

A young boy reading a book with a nurse

Make a difference with every step

Join as a group, in a pair or just to challenge yourself. Whatever your reason, your support means local children and families who know they don’t have long together have the chance to live life to the full and say goodbye in the way that is right for them.

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