QE Olympic Park 5k & 10k - May 2024

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QE Olympic Park 5k & 10k - May 2024
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Run in an iconic setting with this RunThrough 5k and 10k event at the Olympic Park. A perfect event for anyone looking for something fun and active, there's no need to be an experienced runner to take part. Come for the buzzing atmosphere and finisher's medal.
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5k, 10k and Group of 6 Booking
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Sat, 18 May 2024
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London, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Location
Timber Lodge X Change Please, 1A Honour Lea Ave, London E20 1DY, UK
Start times
Saturday, 18 May 2024
5k:
9:30 am
10k:
9:30 am
Group of 6 Booking:
9:30 am
Event summary
Here are the distances available for QE Olympic Park 5k & 10k - May 2024
5k
Distance
5km
CourseRoute
2 Loops
£26
10k
Distance
10km
CourseRoute
4 Loops
£26
Group of 6 Booking
Distance
£20
Route information
Terrain: Pavement / Road
Elevation: Flat
The course starts and finishes at the iconic ArcelorMittal Orbit and winds its way through the famous park before looping around the London Olympic Stadium. Runners will feel like Olympians as they race past the iconic Olympic Rings.
The loop measures 2.5k, meaning 5k runners will run it twice and 10k runners will run it 4 times.
This route will be cleared way-marked with arrows and distance markers. There will also be course marshals stationed throughout the course to guide you in the right direction as well as cheer you on.
What's included
  • Bespoke finisher's medal
  • Refreshment stations
  • Chip timing
  • Marshalled course
  • Post-race goodies
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How to get there
Timber Lodge X Change Please, 1A Honour Lea Ave, London E20 1DY, UK
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By Tube/Train
The closest stations to the park are Stratford or Stratford International. Alternatively, take the overground railway to Hackney Wick which is around a 10-minute walk to the park.
By Bus
Regular buses services run from Central London into Stratford City bus station.
By Car
There is paid parking available in Westfield Stratford City.
Event day logistics
09:30 10k and 5k races start
11:00 Event ends
*Please arrive at least 45 minutes before the start of the race to allow enough time to complete the registration process, attach your race number, drop your bag and warm up.
Age Requirements
  • 5k: Entrants must be 11 years of age or older to participate
  • 10k: Entrants must be 15 years of age or older to participate
Race Pack
Race Packs must be collected on the day of the event, before the start of your race, from registration. Please be aware that you will not receive anything in the post.
Water Stations
There will be a water station at the lapped point of the route, meaning 5k runners will pass it once, and 10k runners will pass it three times. There will also be a water station at the finish line.
Bag Drop
There will be a bag drop at Race HQ. To use the bag drop, tear the strip from the bottom of your race number and attach it to your bag. This makes every bag easily identifiable to yourself and the volunteers.
Toilets
There will be portable toilets available on-site.
Crowds
Spectator Info
Spectators are welcome to come and support the runners as well as contribute to the amazing, Jubilee atmosphere and celebrate the Olympic Park's namesake.
FAQs
Is there a secure baggage drop off point at the Olympic Park 5k & 10k?
They have a secure area where you can leave your bags. They recommend to bring as few bags as possible on the race day.
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Where can I find my race photos for the Olympic Park 5k & 10k?
Event photographs will be uploaded to RunThrough's Facebook page after the event.
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Will there be refreshments available at the Olympic Park 5k & 10k?
There will be water provided at the 5km point of the race and some more at the finish line. There will also be bananas and flapjacks on the finish line too.
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Reviews
4.6
141 reviews
£20 - £26
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