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Latest News
  • 19-Mar-2017 : Paths recently changed on ACWA Maps, OSM Map, GPX files and Google Earth - more
  • 18-Mar-2017 : All GPX files and improved Google Earth ACW Walks viewer now published - more via links on GPX Details page(s)
  • 01-Mar-2017 : Challenge 2017 entries have now passed 250.  Any further entries, which have not already been reserved, will be put on a waiting list.  N.B.  The on-line entry facility, via Runners World, is still not available.
  • 20-Feb-2017 : Challenge 2017 - Entries via Runners World are temporarily unavailable, please use the postal method for the time being.



April 3rd 2016 
No Started      = 228  (was 223 in '15)
No 40-milers   = 195  (was 183 in '15)
No RelayTeams = 11 (was    7 in '15)
No time records broken this year, but Relay Teams excelled in number of teams ! 

Weather near perfect (damp at first but then Sunny, cool & dry) till c.19:00, then damp!

See also:

Preliminary Results


Full Results (good draft)

Photos - ACW Slide Show
               (good draft)

40-Mile Club (2016 now)

Route overview with outline maps. more

For up-date information about all the paths, see Footpath Update News

For a large scale map visit ACW Large Scale Maps page, then starting with map on right zoom in to see every tree!

Route Details
Previous Challenges

Challenge results for all years since 1997, the 40 Mile Club and accounts from the participants.   more

All who complete the 40 miles in one day become members of the 40-miler Club.  For list see  more

Details of "21 Circular Walks" - link walks off the Coventry Way, and surrounding areas.    more

 Other Linked Walks
Accomodation and Refreshments

Listings of places for accommodation on ACW 40-mile route, and refreshments on all routes, with outline details and links to listed websites. 

Details of working parties, overseers and their efforts to maintain ACW and associated footpaths.   more

Also read the Working Party Latest news items to find out about recent work completed, and plans for the future. 


Contact Us

Contact a member of A Coventry Way Association who can help you with any queries you may have concerning the footpath and it's events.   more

Find out how A Coventry Way was conceived, learn about how it was developed in it's early years, the personalities involved, and how it has become a recognised and established long distance footpath.    more

About ACW

Coffee Break

Take a break and relax with photo galleries of ACW, cartoons and    more

Geocaching is an entertaining form of a treasure hunt, using satellite navigation.    more

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Links to additional walking and outdoor related web sites.     more



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