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QE Olympic Park 10K - August

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Race around London's iconic Olympic park in this flat and fast 10K. Great for experienced distance-runners and newcomers alike, the route winds through the park and passed many of the Games spectacular venues. Come for the awe-inspiring surroundings or for the chance to run a PB.

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mc
"I feel this is fun but the run atmosphere is not as strong as others. ..."
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How to enter the QE Olympic Park 10K - August

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    £17–£19
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QE Olympic Park 10K - August route

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This is a lapped course, with participants completing the course 3 times. Underfoot, runners will speed along the tarmac and hard gravel paths within the park. The looped nature of the route allows participants to fully engage in their surroundings and appreciate the immensity of the games.

The route will take runners right around the immense Olympic Stadium. During the race participants will also have views of the Lee Valley VeloPark - where GB enjoyed so many golden triumphs - and the unique ArcelorMittal Orbit.

Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.

Pacers: Race Pacers will not be offered at this race.

Course Marshals: Marshals will be on hand throughout the duration of the race.

Distance Markers: The course will have clear distance markers throughout.

Refreshment Stations: Water stations are provided after the completion of each lap.

Event Details

What’s Included
  • Chip timed
  • Course marshalled
  • Goody bag after the race
  • Refreshment stations
  • Bespoke finisher's medal
  • Prizes for top 3 men and women in the main event as well as the winners of each veteran category (V40, V50, V60, V70)
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Raceday Logistics

Schedule:

0830 - 0915
: Registration
0930: Race starts

Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the race time in order to ensure a smooth registration process. Race numbers will be collected on the day.

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Spectators

Spectators can watch from various vantage points around the course and the looped nature of the route will allow supporters to catch numerous glimpses of the athletes.

This is a great place to cheer on friends and family in a unique and memorable backdrop.

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Volunteers

If you would like to find out more information about volunteering positions, then please get in touch with Race Organiser at: [email protected]

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there an age limit?
Participants must be 15+ on the day of the event.
Can I bring a Buggy/Pushchair?
This race is not open to runners with a buggy or pushchair.
Is this race suitable for wheelchair users?
Wheelchair users are more than welcome to take part. You are likely to be asked to start the race 5 or 10 minutes ahead of the field, so please ensure you arrive in plenty of time.
Can I run with Earphones/Headphones?
Noise cancelling/overhead headphones are not permitted. The use of other headphones is discouraged by The Race Organiser, however they are allowed at a volume which will let you hear course marshals and other race officials.
Does this event have a time-limit?
There is no official time-limit. However, due to venue restrictions the start and finish area may need to be shut down after 1hr and 30mins.
Does it cost more to enter on the day?
It will cost an additional £2 - payment is cash only.
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QE Olympic Park 10K - August weather forecast

Clear throughout the day.

33°C
Predicted highs
18°C
Predicted lows
IconLight breeze possible, up to 9mph

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The Race Organiser creates outstanding opportunities for people to bring out their best run, swim or cycle performance. We seek out the most inspiring and rewarding locations, develop race routes and event formats, and create a brilliant atmosphere and race day experience – offered at the best possible value. We don’t think it’s ok to ask people who are aspiring to do amazing things to pay huge sums of money, so we charge as little as we can afford, rather than as much as we can get away with.

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QE Olympic Park 10K - August reviews

4 out of 5 stars

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  • Organisation
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  • M

    Mc

    Did the 10K in 2019

    I feel this is fun but the run atmosphere is not as strong as others. Organiser might need to manage well the route map better.
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