The Royal Marines Commando Challenge is all about teamwork. Working together to achieve something special. It's about showing Cheerfulness, Courage and Determination, as well as motivation, consideration and care. Achieving that end goal together no matter what your ability.  Taking place across Woodbury Common, near Exmouth, Devon, you will be taking on the real deal endurance training course, a course usually only tackled by the Royal Marines trainees themselves. Do you have the grit and determination to take on our Challenge?  Sign up now!

Check out our brand new merchandise now in store  WANt to know what time your team is setting off? Team times here.


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 4K Royal Marines Commando Challenge. Why not sign up now?

WANT TO KNOW WHAT TIME YOUR TEAM IS SETTING OFF? TEAM TIMES merchandise now available in store

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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 converted green beret. Why not sign up now?

want to know what time your team goes off? TEAM TIMESmerchandise now available in store

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Determination “the condition of being determined; resoluteness”

To really challenge yourself and find your inner Commando choose the 17K Determination distance.

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Start times for 2017
Want to know what time your team is due to set off?  Here's the timings

Don't forget to check out our frequently asked questions too!

Commando Challenge Merchandise

The Official Commando Challenge merchandise is now available to purchase from The Royal Marines Shop. Why not visit our store now?

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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