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Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k – December

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Embrace the Christmas cheer in this festive race through Greenwich Park. Great for experienced runners or for those after some festive exercise, the course takes you passed Greenwich Park's key sites such as the Royal Observatory. Come to don your best Santa outfit or to clock an end of season PB.

Review summary

4.7
3 Reviews
  • Course
  • Organisation
  • Atmosphere

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Tony T
"Large number of runners, 500, means great atmosphere. Traffic free. But hills..."

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Luis B
"Really well organized, bags rea easy to pick it back. Nice Park where running,..."

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Gustavo D
"Excelent race! I loved ! The singers was amazing!..."
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How to enter the Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k – December

  1. 10k

    Run 10km
    £24
    Event passed
  2. 5k

    Run 5km
    £24
    Event passed

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Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k – December routes

This is a lapped course on the roads and paths within the picturesque Greenwich Park. Participants will have the opportunity to experience the park's sites in their entirety - passing by the Royal Observatory, The National Maritime Museum, and the Old Naval College.

This is a looped race: 5km participants will completed 1.5 laps and 10km runners will complete 3 laps.

There will be course marshals throughout the race to clearly indicate distances and routes.

Event Details

What’s Included
  • Official race photography
  • Chip timed results
  • Unique Christmas-themed medal
  • Mince pies
  • Refreshment stations
  • Marshalled course
Raceday Logistics

Schedule:

1000 - Race begins

Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the start of the race to ensure a smooth registration process. Further race day information will be sent out to those who have entered closer to the time.

Spectators

With every area of the park remaining open, this is a great event for spectators. Come along and join in with the festive atmosphere by cheering on those participating.

The looped nature of the course means spectators will get a number of chances to see the athletes, as well as the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful surroundings for themselves.

Volunteers

Volunteers are instrumental to the smooth running of race days. As a result, RunThrough are always looking for people who are keen to lend a helping hand.

In return for your help, RunThrough offer free entry into one of their races.

For more information please follow the link here: https://www.runthrough.co.uk/volunteer-form/

Frequently Asked Questions

When will I receive my race pack for the Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k?
Collect your race number on the day of the event, at least 30 minutes before the start of your race.
Where can I find results for the Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k?
Results will be posted on https://www.runthrough.co.uk/results/ shortly after the event.
Can you sign up for the Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k on the day?
RunThrough does sometimes offer on the day entry if the event is not sold out. However, some of their events do sell out so it's far safer to book ahead of time.
Is this event also for walkers?
Yes. The cut-off time is 12:00 so be sure to walk it in that time.
Can children enter the races?
The minimum age for the 10K is 15 years old. The minimum age for the 5K is 11 years old.
Can I run with a buggy/pushchair?
Yes, we would advise you to start the event at the back of the race to avoid congestion.
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Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k – December weather forecast

Light rain throughout the day.

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Greenwich Park Christmas 5k & 10k – December 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!