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?

Well done to all of the teams who took part in the 2017 Royal Marines Commando Challenge. You can find out how fast your team completed the course at the links below.

2017 Team times:  5k saturday  10k saturday  10k sunday


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 register your interest for 2018's Commando Challenge now?

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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 conveted green beret. Why not register your interest for 2018's Commando Challenge now?

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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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