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Lee Valley VeloPark – November

6 races scheduled · 400 participants · Sat 27th Nov 2021 · London
£10.00 - £25.00Free injury protection
About this event

Take on this unique Moto GP style running event at one of the UK's most iconic Olympic venues. Great for runners of all abilities, the course is a one mile road circuit around the VeloPark. Come to find your inner Olympian, for the finisher's medal or for the fruit flapjack.

Raceday details
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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.

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How to enter

Tickets available until Fri Dec 03 2021

What's included:

  • Refreshment Stations
  • Marshalled Coure
  • Chip timed results
  • Free Official Event Photographs
  • Fruit and Flapjack
  • Bespoke Finisher's Medal
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Half Marathon
12:00am Sat 27th Nov 2021

Run 21.1km

£25.00
10 Mile
9:15am Sat 27th Nov 2021

Run 10mi

£21.00
10K
10:15am Sat 27th Nov 2021

Run 10km

£21.00
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4.6
5 reviews
FriendlyFaceFriendly atmosphere
BigMedalAmazing medal
SceneryStunning scenery
Graham L
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5.0
Did the Half Marathon in 2019
A wonderful day out. Great volunteers. I was able to put a good run in. Inspiring environment for a half marathon.… read more
Irene
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5.0
Did the Half Marathon in 2018
There are shower facilities available. … read more
Adam
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4.7
Did the race in 2018
Well informed of race day via email - all went smoothly … read more
Frequently asked questions
Will there be a place to store my baggage?
There will be a secure area where you can leave your baggage. RunThrough recommend you bring as little baggage as possible. Your baggage tag is attached to your race number, you simply tear it off and attach to your bag. To collect, show your number to the baggage tent staff and they will help you find your baggage.… read more
Where can I find results?
You can find results for the Runthrough Lee Valley VeloPark online at https://www.runthrough.co.uk/results/… read more
Can we bring dogs to the event?
Unfortunately no dogs are allowed in Lee Valley VeloPark.… read more
Route description
Route description

Feel like an Olympian as you loop around this unique Moto GP style track, at the stunning 2012 Olympic Venue Lee Valley VeloPark. A great course to improve your technical running, each mile split is chip-timed for you to review after the race.

The course is a closed 1 mile loop, and with multiple points around the track for spectators to cheer you on, you won't be able to help feeling like a champion as you cross the finish line.

  • 1 mile & kids mile - 1 lap
  • 5k - 3 laps
  • 10k - 6 laps
  • 10 mile - 10 laps
  • Half Marathon - 13 laps
Graham L
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5.0
Did the Half Marathon in 2019
A wonderful day out. Great volunteers. I was able to put a good run in. Inspiring environment for a half marathon.
Irene
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5.0
Did the Half Marathon in 2018
There are shower facilities available.
Adam
Star
4.7
Did the race in 2018
Well informed of race day via email - all went smoothly
Alyssa
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4.3
Did the race in 2018
Brilliant course and amazing to be at the Olympic park!
Sam
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4.0
Did the Half Marathon in 2018
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4.6
5 reviews
FriendlyFaceFriendly atmosphere
BigMedalAmazing medal
SceneryStunning scenery
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Logistics and schedule

Schedule:

09:00 Half Marathon start

09:15 10 Mile start time

09:45 5k start time

10:00 Mile start time (+ Free Kids)

10:15 10k start time

12:00 Marathon Cut-off time

Spectators

There are multiple fantastic points around the race track to watch the runners and cheer friends and family on. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is a historic venue and offers plenty of entertainment for young families.

Volunteers

This event is always looking for an extra pair of hands and would love for you to come along and help. In return RunThrough are happy to offer you a free entry into one of their races! Head over to https://www.runthrough.co.uk/volunteer-form/ to sign up!

How to get there

Velodrome, E20 3AB Abercrombie Rd, London E20 3AB, UK

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Address: Abercrombie Road, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, E20 3AB

It is strongly recommended that those travelling by public transport to Lee Valley VeloPark, allowing plenty of time to get to the venue and please plan your journey ahead of your visit to check for any planned closures or engineering works.

By rail:
Nearest station/tube: Stratford / Stratford International
Lee Valley VeloPark is a 20-minute walk from both stations.

By bus:
Several bus routes connect to Stratford and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park with the key routes being: 388, 308, 339, 97 and N205 which all stop near Lee Valley VeloPark

By taxi:
If you wish to depart from Stratford or Stratford International using a taxi then Westfield Stratford City have the Stratford City Cars Taxi Lounge located outside Waitrose on the lower ground Floor (near car park A).

By car:
Car parking at Lee Valley VeloPark is limited and we strongly advise travelling by public transport, however if travelling by car is essential we are situated 5 minutes from the A12 and blue badge holder spaces are available. Parking is no longer free at the VeloPark, please follow the signs to the parking machines and follow the instructions on the machine, otherwise you will receive a fine. You can also park at Westfield next to the Stratford international train station.

By bike:
There are cycle routes connecting Lee Valley VeloPark to local residential areas as well as the cycle routes through Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

The venue is close Sustrans National Cycle Network Route 1 and Barclays Cycle Superhighway CS2.

Bike racks are available at the venue.

Bike hire / bringing your own bike

You can hire bikes at the venue if they are not included in the cost of your activity. However, if you wish to bring your own bike please bear in mind restrictions on public transport.

On foot:
There are good pedestrian links to Lee Valley VeloPark from Westfield Stratford City, Hackney and Leyton.

Frequently asked questions
FAQ
Will there be a place to store my baggage?
There will be a secure area where you can leave your baggage. RunThrough recommend you bring as little baggage as possible. Your baggage tag is attached to your race number, you simply tear it off and attach to your bag. To collect, show your number to the baggage tent staff and they will help you find your baggage.
FAQ
Where can I find results?
You can find results for the Runthrough Lee Valley VeloPark online at https://www.runthrough.co.uk/results/
FAQ
Can we bring dogs to the event?
Unfortunately no dogs are allowed in Lee Valley VeloPark.
FAQ
Will there be refreshments?
There is a water station at the end of every lap, and you will be able to enjoy fruit and RunThrough's famous flapjacks after the race. There is also a cafe on site.
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