Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10k - Early January
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Start the year strong with this speedy 10K around Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Perfect for runners of all stripes, the course weaves through the park taking in all its iconic venues. Come for the stirring surroundings or for the chance to clock a PB.
Sat 2nd Jan 2021
London, United Kingdom
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The event experience
Based on 1,000 participants
<5m elevation gain per km
Where and when
The Last Drop, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 5 Thornton St, London E20 2AD, UK
This is a lapped course, with participants completing 3 laps across the tarmac and hard gravel paths within the park. This looped nature of the route allows participants to fully engage in their surroundings and appreciate the immensity of the games.
During the race, runners will have the opportunity to pass by London Olympic Stadium, the home of Mo Farah's heroics as well the Lee Valley VeloPark and the ArcelorMittal Orbit.
*Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.
Organiser route images
- Chip-timed event
- Finisher's medal
- Marshalled course
- Refreshment stations
- Post-race goody bag
- Prizes for top 3 men and women, as well as for winners of the each veteran category (V40, V50, V60, V70)
How to get there
The Last Drop, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 5 Thornton St, London E20 2AD, UKGet full directions
Address: The Last Drop, 5 Thornton Street, London, E20 2AD
Tube/ National Rail: Stratford Station (Jubilee line) is around a 15-minute walk away.
Overground: Hackney Wick station is approx a 20-minute walk to the venue.
Parking: Is available at the Stratford multi-storey or the Westfield Stratford City car park both of which are around a 15-minute walk to The Last Drop.
Cycling: There are cycle stands near the base of the ArcelorMittal Orbit as well as a Santander Cycles docking station at The Last Drop.
Event day logistics
09:30 Race starts
Participants will be started approximately 15-seconds apart, with a recommended 15-minute arrival window which will be communicated to participants prior to race day.
*Race numbers will be collected on the day.
The Race Organiser
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When will results be available?
Race times will be uploaded to the Race Organiser website after the event. If possible, times will be printed and handed out at the race.
Can I wear headphones?
Noise-cancelling headphones are strictly prohibited. While earphones are allowed, please ensure that you can hear instructions from race marshals and officials.
Is there a minimum age?
All runners must be aged 15+ on the day of the race.
Can I enter on the day?
Entrance on the day is available for an extra charge of £2. This is subject to availability and must be paid in cash.
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