By using this website you agree to our
First header image
Second header image
route

Chase the Sun Olympic Park 5k & 10k - April

2 races scheduled · 500 participants · 2021-04-14 · London
Event passed
See results and photos
About this event

Stretch your legs after work with this superb mid-week event. Great for runners of all levels, the course gives competitors the chance to run around the famous site of the 2012 Olympics. Come for the inspirational scenery or for the finisher's medal.

Raceday details
Your organiser

RunThrough are a running community-based in London, inspired & led by a small passionate group of running geeks. We organize events all over the UK’s capital and the North West of England.

Visit websiteExternalLink
How to enter

Tickets available until Mon Apr 12 2021

What's included:

  • Finisher's Medal
  • Marshalled Course
  • Chip Timed Event
  • Water Stations
  • Aid Stations
  • Free Official Event Photographs
5k
7:30pm Wed 14th Apr 2021

Run 5km

10k
7:00pm Wed 14th Apr 2021

Run 10km

Benefits of booking with Let's Do This
Bandaid

Free injury protection - Refunds until 4 days before the event.

StarOutline

We're #1 in customer satisfaction -

Delete
Stay up-to-date
Get email updates about this event.
Be the first to review
How was the event?
Frequently asked questions
Is baggage storage available at the Chase the Sun Olympic Park 5k & 10k - April?
There is secure storage onsite, however in the interest of space it is recommended that you bring as little extra baggage as possible. … read more
When can I see my time for the Chase the Sun Olympic Park 5k & 10k - April?
Race results will be made available on www.runthrough.co.uk following the race's conclusion. … read more
Where will the photographs be uploaded?
Official photographs will be made available on RunThrough's Facebook page after the race. … read more
Route description
Route description

The course starts and finishes by the iconic ArcelorMittal Orbit and winds its way through the famous park before looping around the London Stadium. Runners will feel like Olympians as they race past the iconic Olympic Rings.

The loop measures 5km and for the 10km event runners will complete 2 laps.

Logistics and schedule

Schedule

19:00 10k start

19:30 5k start

20:30 Event ends

Spectators

This event is great for spectators, who can watch their friends and family race in these awesome Olympic surroundings.

The looped nature of the route means you can cheer athletes off from the start and welcome them in at the end.

Volunteers

Volunteers are a key cog in making race events run smoothly. RunThrough have many roles for volunteers such as handing out medals, baggage drop, course marshalling, manning the water stations and plenty more.

If you're interested in signing up then follow the link here:

https://lets-do-this.typeform.com/to/jcfjO1LA#eventid=185938

How to get there

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, UK

Get directionsExternalLink

Address: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 3 Thornton Street, London E20 2ST

Tube/Train: The closest stations to the park are Statford or Stratford International. Alternatively, you can get the overground to Hackney Wick which is around a 10 minute walk to the park.

Bus: Regular buses services run from Central London into Stratford City bus station.

Car: There is paid parking available in the Westfield Stratford City.

Frequently asked questions
FAQ
Is baggage storage available at the Chase the Sun Olympic Park 5k & 10k - April?
There is secure storage onsite, however in the interest of space it is recommended that you bring as little extra baggage as possible.
FAQ
When can I see my time for the Chase the Sun Olympic Park 5k & 10k - April?
Race results will be made available on www.runthrough.co.uk following the race's conclusion.
FAQ
Where will the photographs be uploaded?
Official photographs will be made available on RunThrough's Facebook page after the race.
Booking related questionsDo you have a question about bookings, cancellations, or refunds?
Event passed
See results and photos

© Let's Do This 2021