RunThrough Chase the Moon Olympic Park Santa Run - December

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Put on your best festive dress and take part in this running event to get in the Christmas spirit. An ideal race for those of all levels, the looped route will take you around many of the London 2012 Olympics epic landmarks. Come for the festive cheer or for the treasured finisher's medal.
5k, and 10k
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Wed, 14 Dec 2022
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London, United Kingdom
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Where and when
ArcelorMittal Orbit, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 5 Thornton St, London E20 2AD, UK
Start times
Wed, 14 Dec 2022
7:00pm |
Races summary
Here's what races are available for RunThrough Chase the Moon Olympic Park Santa Run - December
Route information
The course starts and finishes at the iconic ArcelorMittal Orbit and winds its way through the famous park before looping around the London Olympic Stadium. Runners will feel like Olympians as they race past the iconic Olympic Rings.
The loop measures 2.5k, meaning 5k runners will run it twice and 10k runners will run it 4 times.
This route will be cleared way-marked with arrows and distance markers. There will also be course marshals stationed throughout the course to guide you in the right direction as well as cheer you on.
What's included
  • Refreshment stations
  • Chip timed results
  • Official event photographs
  • Fruit and flapjack
  • Unique themed finisher's medal
  • Marshalled course
How to get there
ArcelorMittal Orbit, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 5 Thornton St, London E20 2AD, UK
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By Tube/Train
The closest stations to the park are Stratford or Stratford International. Alternatively, take the overground railway to Hackney Wick which is around a 10-minute walk to the park.
By Bus
Regular buses services run from Central London into Stratford City bus station.
By Car
There is paid parking available in Westfield Stratford City.
Event day logistics
09:30 10k and 5k races start
11:00 Event ends
*Please arrive at least 45 minutes before the start of the race to allow enough time to complete the registration process, attach your race number, drop your bag and warm up.
Race Pack
Race Packs must be collected on the day of the event, before the start of your race, from registration. Please be aware that you will not receive anything in the post.
Water Stations
There will be a water station at the lapped point of the route, meaning 5k runners will pass it once, and 10k runners will pass it three times. There will also be a water station at the finish line.
Bag Drop
There will be a bag drop at Race HQ. To use the bag drop, tear the strip from the bottom of your race number and attach it to your bag. This makes every bag easily identifiable to yourself and the volunteers.
There will be portable toilets available on-site.
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Spectator Info
Spectators are integral to creating a lively and energetic atmosphere for the runners. It is therefore strongly encouraged to invite friends and family down to the race to cheer you on.
Kit List
Festive themed fancy dress is strongly encouraged.
Where can I find results for the Chase The Moon Olympic Park?
You can find results for the Chase the Moon Olympic Park online at
Can I wear fancy dress for the Chase The Moon Olympic Park event?
Absolutely! It is encouraged to wear festive fancy dress to this event.
When will I receive my race pack for the Chase The Moon Olympic Park?
You will receive all race information, via email, in the week leading up to the event. For a weekend event you will receive it by Wednesday, and for a mid-week event, you will receive it by Monday. You will receive all race information by email and you will collect your race pack on the day of the event.
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