Campus to Campus Challenge

Looking for a challenge – to test yourself, to discover campus, and meet new people? Whether you prefer to walk, run, or cycle, this challenge is for you.

Travel between our Bloomsbury Campus and our UCL East Campus between
Monday 1 July - Friday 30 August while tracking your progress on the Playwaze app.

This challenge is FREE and open to all levels of ability and experience.

Discover Campus

Enjoy London's endless sights by starting at either The Bloomsbury Theatre or UCL East Marshgate and traveling between the campuses

Improve Wellbeing

Whether you're walking, running, or cycling, taking part in this challenge is a great way to get moving this summer

Win Big

Complete the challenge and you'll automatically be put into our prize draws to win Nike vouchers, merchandise, and class tokens.

How to take part

Taking part is easy

1. Download the Playwaze app on the App Store or the Play Store 

2. Click register to create an account

3. Either click on 'Find my community' or search by and type in 'UCL Active'.

4. If you are a student, please fill in your details. If you are a staff member, please click 'I am not a participant'.

5. Click on the 'Campus to Campus Virtual Challenge' and click 'Join the challenge'.

6. Evidence you took part by uploading:

- Photos or videos of the Bloomsbury Building and a photo of the globe in the Marshgate building

- Photos of you completing the challenge

- Screenshot of the route you took using a Strava, Kamoot, or another app

THE BEST ROUTES TO WALK, RUN AND CYCLE

Looking to discover more of London and campus while checking out some of the best sites? How about taking our tried and tested walking/running/cycling routes to get you off the beaten track? We have created the best selection of routes to show you the highlights between our campuses, with step-by-step directions.

Would you like to complete the challenge with others? Join one of our events below

Sport
Project Active Campus to Campus Challenge: Walking Group
23/07/2024 | 14:00 - 17:00
We would like to invite all UCL staff and students to participate in this 10km walk to complete the Campus to Campus Challenge route with colleagues and friends. The route will start on our Bloomsbury Campus and finish at UCL East. Walk Leader: Tushar UppalWhat to wear: Please wear comfortable clothing and trainers. 
Sport
Project Active Campus to Campus Challenge: Running Group
04/08/2024 | 10:30 - 12:30
We would like to invite all UCL staff and students to participate in this 10km run to complete the Campus to Campus Challenge route. The route will start on our Bloomsbury Campus and finish at our UCL East Campus. Run Leader: Adil PatelWhat to wear: Please wear comfortable clothing and trainers. 
Sport
Project Active Campus to Campus Challenge: Running Group
08/08/2024 | 15:30 - 16:30
We would like to invite all UCL staff and students to participate in this 10km run to complete the Campus to Campus Challenge route. The route will start on our Bloomsbury Campus and finish at our UCL East Campus. Run Leader: Katie SykesWhat to wear: Please wear comfortable clothing and trainers. 

FAQ's (coming soon)

Got an unanswered question? We'll release some FAQ's to ensure you can get all the information you need. If your question is still unanswered, email us at [email protected] and a member of our team will get back to you.