Hasty Hare 5k
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Step up your summer running with this evening 5k through Battersea Park. Ideal for newcomers to the sport and seasoned veterans alike, the course loops around this picturesque South London green space. Come to stretch your legs with the perfect post-work exercise.
Hasty Hare 5k
Mon, 8 Aug 2022
London, United Kingdom
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The event experience
<5m elevation gain per km
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Where and when
Carriage Dr E, London SW11 4NJ, UK
Mon, 8 Aug 2022
Hasty Hare 5k:7:00pm
- 5k - 2 laps
- Terrain - park paths/ pavement
The 5k route will be entirely within Battersea Park. The race is UKA Certified accurate and manually timed to UKA Standards.
Please be aware that the park paths will be shared with the public so be sure to look out for your surroundings.
Organizer route images
- Fully marked and marshalled course
- Secure bag drop
How to get there
Carriage Dr E, London SW11 4NJ, UKGet full directions
There will be paid parking in Rosary Gate Car Park or Chelsea Gate Car Park.
Event day logistics
19:00 5k starts
* Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the start of the race in order to drop your bag and warm up.
All runners must be at least 13 years old to take part in this 5k.
All race numbers will be sent out in the post prior to the event. It should arrive in the week leading up to the race.
Race HQ will be about 30 metres from Pear Tree Cafe on Carriage Drive East between the Boating Lake and Millennium Arena running track.
A bag tag will be posted out to you with your race number, you'll need to attach this to your bag before leaving at the secure drop at race HQ.
Toilets & Facilities
There are public toilets in Battersea Park that will be open for use during the event.
Showers will be available to use for £3 at the Millennium Arena.
Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team
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Sri Chinmoy Races are a stalwart of the London running scene. This family run organisation has been putting on events in London since 1981 and continues to welcome an array of participants from experienced runners vying for a personal best, to novices looking to complete their first 5k. Head down to Battersea Park on a Monday evening in summer and you’re likely to see the team organising another fantastic event. With prices varying from £8 - £13, these are some of the best value events around.
Spectators are more than welcome and will get a good view of the runners wherever they stand on the course, due to its looped nature.
Is there a minimum age to enter the Hasty Hare 5k?
Under the UK Athletics rules, all runners must be at least 13 years old on the day of the race.
Are there toilet facilities at the Hasty Hare 5k?
There are a number of public toilet facilities available within the park. It is advised that runners use these prior to the race start.
Will there be somewhere to leave my bag during the Hasty Hare 5k?
Yes, there will be a secure bag drop at race HQ.
Are there showers available at the Hasty Hare 5k?
Showers will be available for the Millennium Arena by finish line and a short walk from race HQ for £3.
Very well organised, fun and a competitive field. Will definitely do another race with Sri Chinmoy again
5.0Did the Hasty Hare 5k in 2019
can i book 2 tickets?
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