Welcome to the Royal Marines Commando Challenge event website.
Taking place across Woodbury Common, nr Exmouth, Devon, this is a civillian's only opportunity to take on the Royal Marines' own endurance training course!


Cheerfulness “being in or characterised by good spirits, promoting a feeling of cheer; pleasant”

If a laugh and a good time is what you are after in your support of charity, then look no further than the 5K Royal Marines Commando Challenge. Why not enlist now for 2019's Commando Challenge now?

Course Info

Courage “the ability to face danger or pain without fear”

If you’re looking to immerse yourself in the world of the Royal Marines Commandos then this is the course for you as it is the closest in distance to the one undertaken by recruits when training for their conveted green beret. Why not enlist now for 2019's Commando Challenge now?

Course Info

start times for 2019

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Course Obstacles

Sheep dip

The ultimate obstacle and the one that even the toughest Commandos have nightmares about. Just dunk your head in and let your Royal Marines helpers guide you through.

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Devon Air Ambulance raises the funds to keep both of Devon's Air Ambulances in the air. Currently flying up to 14 hours a day their mission is to relieve sickness and injury in the County of Devon and surrounding areas through the provision of an outstanding Helicopter Emergency Medical Service, available to all, and tailored to the specific needs and challenges of such a rural county.

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