How to enter the Richmond Running Festival
- Run 42.2km
- Run 21.1km
- Run 10km
- Run 5km
- Run 1mi
- Run 1mi
Richmond Running Festival routes
Richmond 5K & Mile races- All grass in Old Deer Park
Kew Gardens 10K – All road apart from 100 metres of grass at the start and finish.
Half and Full Marathon – Mixed surfaces: road, towpath and grass. Please run with caution on the towpath as the underfoot is uneven. We will put caution signs out in particularly bad areas but please aware generally. This race is not a road race and runners are to expect uneven paths.
If there is rain before the event please expect puddles and mud especially along the towpath.
Full Marathon pacers and predicted finishing times: 3.10 hrs, 3.30 hrs, 4hrs, 4.30hrs, 4.45 hrs, 5hrs.
Half Marathon pacers and predicted finishing times: 1.30 hrs, 1.45 hrs, 2 hrs, 2.15 hrs, 2.30 hrs.
10km pacers and predicted finishing times: 40 mins, 45 mins, 50 mins, 55 mins, 60 mins, 65 mins, 70 mins.
Kew Gardens 10k: 1 drinks station (3 miles) and at the finish
Richmond Half Marathon: 4 drink stations (3.75 miles, 7.5 miles, 9 miles, 12 miles and at the finish)
Richmond Marathon: (2.5miles, 7.5miles, 9 miles, 11 miles, 14 miles, 17 miles, 20 miles, 23 miles and at the finish)
Lucozade Sport will be available at 7.09 miles, 12.27 miles, 17.84 miles, 24.36 miles.
Full professional cover in place throughout the course.
The entire course will be fully marshalled. Marshalls are volunteers so please say thanks to these amazing people!
A sweep Marshall will be present to assist athletes who do not complete the course and will be transported to the finish line.
POST RACE NUTRITION
With special thanks to our Official Nutrition Partner HIGH5, all finishers will be rewarded with a High5 EnergyBar, the best way to restore your energy for the music festival and a High5 EnergyGel. Use this on your next run!
MarathonStart Time: 8:00am
Half MarathonStart Time: 8:55am
Kew Gardens 10KStart Time: 8:30am
Richmond 5KStart Time: 7:00pm
Frequently Asked Questions
Richmond Running Festival weather forecast
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
Richmond Running Festival reviews (4)
4.6 out of 5 stars
Reasons people recommend this event
Perfect for a PB
Good for beginners
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