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Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k – December

Sat 21st Dec 2019
Greenwich Park, Blackheath Gate Lodge, Greenwich, London SE10 8QY, UK
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  • 500 participants

From the organizer

Organizer's website

Get into the festive spirit with the Christmas edition of the Greenwich Park 5k & 10k - festive fancy dress is encouraged! Greenwich Park, one of Londons Royal Parks; home to the Royal Observatory, The National Maritime Museum and the Old Royal Naval College, there is a lot to see including the incredible views across London. Youre welcome to run in your best fancy dress, how fast can Santa run? We will find out!

Distances in this event

  1. 10k

    Run 10km
    10:00am Sat 21st Dec 2019
    £21
    Tickets available
  2. 5k

    Run 5km
    10:00am Sat 21st Dec 2019
    £21
    Tickets available
Course Maps
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What’s Included
  • Free official race photos,
  • Chip timed results,
  • Unique Christmas-themed medal,
  • Mince pies
  • Water
Course Details

We will have marshals all around the course as well as km signs and arrows. The course is 3 laps for the 10k on the roads/paths in the park. Please be aware that there will be spectators and members of the public walking around the park on their weekend walk, please be mindful of people, dogs and cyclists.

Raceday Logistics

10:00 am - START

Travel

Address: Greenwich Park Bandstand, Great Cross Ave, Greater London, SE10 8QY

Parking is limited; however, you can arrange your own parking in a number of places. If you want to park right next to the race there are parking spaces more or less on the course. It’s £1.20 per hour (30p per 15 minutes, 4 hour maximum stay).

From central London catch a train from Charing Cross, Waterloo (East), London Bridge or Cannon Street. Journey time from Charing Cross to Greenwich is about 15 minutes. Trains only run to or from Charing Cross and Waterloo (East) during morning and evening rush hours. At other times take a train to London Bridge and change to one starting from Cannon Street. About six trains per hour run between London Bridge and Greenwich at off-peak times.

The park is easily accessible by both foot and cycle. Cycle parking is available in the park.

Kit List

Don't forget something warm for after you finish!

Spectators

In terms of spectating, this park could not be any better, the fields are open and every area of the park is accessible to see people running round.

Volunteers

RunThrough are always on the look out for extra pairs of helping hands, if you would like to volunteer. Please fill this form out here: https://www.runthrough.co.uk/volunteer-form/

FAQs

Baggage
We will have a secure area where you can leave your baggage. We recommend you bring as little baggage as possible. There is a baggage label attached to your number that you can tear off and attach to your bag. To collect, all you have to do is hand over your number to the baggage tent staff and they will help you find your baggage.

Toilets
Greenwich Park itself has two sets of toilets they are a little walk from the Start/Finish so we recommend you take this into account, we have opened them up so there will be no charge for using them.

Results
Results will be available on www.runthrough.co.uk after the race.

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Reviews (3)

4.7 out of 5 stars

  • Course
  • Organisation
  • Atmosphere
  • Did the 10k in 2018

    Large number of runners, 500, means great atmosphere. Traffic free. But hills and no prizes. Expensive too.
  • Did the 10k in 2018

    Really well organized, bags rea easy to pick it back. Nice Park where running, challenging with ups and downs.
  • Did the 10k in 2018

    Excelent race! I loved ! The singers was amazing!

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