RunThrough Chase The Sun Battersea Park 5k & 10k - July 2023

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RunThrough Chase The Sun Battersea Park 5k & 10k - July 2023
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Chase the sun at RunThrough's Battersea Park event this July. Come to embrace the fast and flat course and see if you can earn a PB. No matter your ability, everyone is welcome so make sure to push yourself to the finish. Come to watch the sunset as you race.
5k, 10k and Group of 6 Booking
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Wed, 26 Jul 2023
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London, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ, UK
Start times
Wednesday, 26 Jul 2023
7:00 pm |
7:00 pm |
Group of 6 Booking :
7:00 pm
Event summary
Here are the distances available for RunThrough Chase The Sun Battersea Park 5k & 10k - July 2023
Group of 6 Booking
Route information
Terrain: Pavement
Elevation: Flat
Break up the working week by enjoying the stunning scenery of Battersea Park in a fit and fun way in the Chase the Sun Battersea Park 5k & 10k. The course takes you around the flat and wide footpaths of the Park, making it a perfect course for both beginners and those chasing a new personal best.
It will be a lapped course, starting and finishing at the Park's Bandstand, with 5k runners doing 2 laps, and 10k runners doing 4.
There will be course marshals throughout and distances will be clearly marked.
What's included
  • Marshalled course
  • Toilets
How to get there
Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ, UK
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By Train
Battersea Park Railway Station is a 10-minute walk from the Bandstand and has frequent services from London Victoria.
By Bus
Bus services run frequently from Vauxhall Railway Station to Battersea Park and are served by a number of bus routes.
By Parking
There is a paid car park open to the public.
Event day logistics
19:00 Both races start
21:00 Event ends
*Please arrive at least 45 minutes before the start of the race to allow plenty of time to register, attach your race number, drop your bag and warm up.
The event village and registration will be located next to the Battersea Park Bandstand.
Please ensure you arrive in plenty of time in order to complete the registration process.
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.
Age Requirements
  • 5k: Entrants must be 11 years of age or older to participate
  • 10k: Entrants must be 15 years of age or older to participate
Bag Drop
There will be a secure area where bags can be left, though it is recommended that you bring as little baggage as possible. Your bag tag is attached to your race number which you can tear off and attach to your bag.
There will be water stations at the 5k point of the race and at the finish where flapjacks and bananas will be waiting for finishers.
There are 2 public toilets in Battersea Park which you'll be able to use. Please note that they are about a 5-minute walk from the start area and event village.
It is not recommended that you wear headphones during the race so you stay alert to what is going on around you and hear the encouragement from marshals and spectators. There will also be pedestrians on the paths you'll be running who you'll need to be aware of.
Race Results
Your race timings will be published on RunThrough results page after the race.
Where can I find the photos from the Chase the Sun Battersea 5k & 10k?
Photos will be posted to RunThrough's Facebook page after the event.
Are there toilets at the Chase the Sun Battersea 5k & 10k?
The park has 2 sets of toilets but both sets are a little way from the start/finish point, so please allow time to get to and from them.
Is there somewhere I can leave my bag while I run in the Chase the Sun Battersea 5k & 10k?
Yes, there will be a secure baggage area. Your baggage tag is attached to your race number, simply tear it off and secure it to your bag.
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