Chase the Sun Clapham Common 5k & 10k - July
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Another classic race in the Chase the Sun series. The 5k and 10k route follows the flat footpaths through Clapham Common. This is the perfect way to break up the work week, so grab your shoes and come on out for the finisher's medal.
5k, and 10k
Wed 21st Jul 2021
London, United Kingdom
Perks of booking with Let's Do This
The event experience
Based on 600 participants
<5m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Mount Pond, 8A Windmill Dr, London SW4 9DE, UK
What better way is there to break up your week than with a casual run around Clapham Common, and for those looking to challenge themselves the 10k option is ideal.
Clapham Common is a lovely area laced with flat paths and greenery, the perfect place to set your next PB.
- Unique themed medal
- Official chip timed results
- Refreshment station
- Fully marked and marshalled course
- Free event photographs
- Fruit & flapjack
How to get there
Mount Pond, 8A Windmill Dr, London SW4 9DE, UKGet full directions
It is recommended that participants walk, cycle, or use public transport to travel to the event. Race HQ will be located approximately 100m east of the bandstand.
There is no on-site parking. Participants will have to check the surrounding roads for pay machines and watch for permit areas.
By Public Transport
Clapham Common Tube and Clapham South Tube are a short 5 minute walk from the start line.
Clapham Junction train station is approximately 1 mile from the common, so participants can either walk or take the 35, 37 or 345 buses.
Event day logistics
19:00 5k & 10k Start
Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the start of your race to make sure you are registered and warmed up before you crush your PB.
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What is the minimum age for registration at the Chase the Sun Clapham Common 5k & 10k - July?
All participants must be 11 years and older on race day for a 5k, and 15 years and over on race day for a 10k.
Are there water stations at the Chase the Sun Clapham Common 5k & 10k - July?
Yes, every event has water stations at both the finish and halfway mark.
Is there a bag drop at the Chase the Sun Clapham Common 5k & 10k - July?
Yes, there will be a bag drop free of charge but please limit the quantity you bring to only the necessities.
Am I allowed to wear headphones at the Chase the Sun Clapham Common 5k & 10k - July?
Yes, although you are strongly advised against doing so because it can cause safety issues on the course.
How do I get my results from the Chase the Sun Clapham Common 5k & 10k - July?
Results will be available on www.runthrough.co.uk after the race.
Will there be photographs of the Chase the Sun Clapham Common 5k & 10k - July?
Yes, there will be a photographer at the race taking a few snaps that will be posted on the races' Facebook page so be sure to check it out.
This was a great post work run especially in the glorious sunshine! I completed this run with my sister and we ran the route at a leisurely pace :) Thanks LDT !
4.3Did the 5k in 2019
Seamless organisation, good facilities, friendly atmosphere. Course a little repetitive but pretty around the common and wonderfully flat! I shall be back. Thank you 😊
Did the 10k in 2019
My personal experience is that postcode was crap.i was the wrong side of the park.so arrived late. 20 people in toilet que .instead of waiting started on time . Huge park had do 4 laps. So very boring.. the markers where a joke how many mile done... medal is nice .was not told where or how I get my entry bib from.
1.7Did the 10k in 2019
Great atmosphere and support!! Lovely to run around the common. Very well organised by staff and nice to have some goodies at the end :)
5.0Did the 5k in 2019
Really well organised and friendly event sadly I don’t like laps!! Fab medal ! Group of us did it for friends 60th birthday run .
Did the 10k in 2019
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Hey there, just to let you know that you will register when you arrive. We advise arriving around 20-30mins before the start :-)
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