Saturday 28th July sees the inaugural Step Up for Shape Up stadium stair challenge. The challenge will see 200 people take on the vicarage road steps to raise money for the Shape Up programme. Join the Watford FC Trust Shape Up Team this July and support this fantastic community project.

You don’t have to be an athlete to take on the Step Up for Shape Up challenge, just willing to give it a go!



The Challenge…

The full lap stadium challenge, will task you with completing every stair in every stand, working your way around the stadium. You will complete each stair case, for a total of 1750 steps, up and down! You will begin under the Rookery concourse, before completing the Sir Elton John and Family stands first, then on to the lower Graham Taylor and finally finishing off on the mighty rookery stand.


Key Information...

  • Registration to start at 8.15am
  • Wave start to commence from 9am
  • Chip timing is provided if you want to set yourself an extra challenge.
  • Water will be provided along the route and some healthy snacks will be available at the end for all finishers.
  • Details of the registration fee and minimum fundraising pledge for each route are:
    • Shape Up member - £12 registration fee, £40 minimum fundraising pledge
    • Non member  - £15 registration fee, £40 minimum fundraising pledge

For further event details, check out the supporting downloadable documents on this page or contact