RunThrough Chase the Sun Richmond Park 5k & 10k - July

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RunThrough Chase the Sun Richmond Park 5k & 10k - July
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Stretch your legs this Wednesday evening with a 5k or 10k run around Richmond Park as the sun goes down. Open to runners of all stripes, the course loops through the park, over the scenic grassland and along the dirt tracks. Come for the unique finisher's medal and to get that midweek run in.
5k, 10k and Group of 6 Booking
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Wed, 6 Jul 2022
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Sheen Gate SW14 8BJ, UK
Start times
Wednesday, 6 Jul 2022
6:45 pm |
6:45 pm |
Group of 6 Booking:
6:45 pm
Here are the distances available for RunThrough Chase the Sun Richmond Park 5k & 10k - July
1 Loop
2 Loops
This is a mixed terrain race, taking place on the dirt tracks, pathways and grassy areas throughout the park. The course will take you almost entirely around this picturesque South London green space - be sure to keep your eye out for the local deer residents.
Throughout the race, there will be RunThrough course marshals to ensure you are following the right route as well as informing you of distances.
  • 5k - 1 lap
  • 10k - 2 laps
Please be aware of spectators and members of the public throughout your run.
  • Bespoke Finisher's Medal
  • Chip-timed results
  • Water stations
  • Marshalled course
  • Distance markers
  • Post-race snacks
  • Free event photography
Sheen Gate SW14 8BJ, UK
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There is parking available at both Sheen Gate and Roehampton Gate. As it is Sunday there will be parking available within the surrounding roads, please check any relevant signage displayed.
By Train
Richmond Train station is approximately a 30-40 minute walk away from Sheen Gate, while Mortlake Station is around 20 minutes away. If using public transport please ensure you leave ample time to allow for any delays.
18:45 10k & 5k start
*More information about race day specifics will be sent out to those registered.
The event village and registration will be located next to Sheen Gate in Richmond Park.
Please ensure you arrive in plenty of time in order to complete the registration process and warm up.
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.
Age Requirements
Runners for the 5k must be aged 11 or over and runners for the 10k must be aged 15 or over.
Bag Drop
There will be a secure area where bags can be left, though it is recommended that you bring as little baggage as possible. Your bag tag is attached to your race number which you can tear off and attach to your bag.
There will be water stations at the 5k point of the race and at the finish where flapjacks and bananas will be waiting for finishers.
It is not recommended that you wear headphones during the race so you stay alert to what is going on around you and hear the encouragement from marshals and spectators. There will also be pedestrians on the paths you'll be running who you'll need to be aware of.
Race Results
Your race timings will be published on the RunThrough results page after the race.
Spectators are integral to creating a great event atmosphere and this race is ideal for spectators who wish to support friends and family members while enjoying the scenic landscape.
The lapped nature of this course allows spectators to see the runners on a number of occasions.
Can I leave my bag at the start of the RunThrough Chase the Sun Richmond Park 5k & 10k - July?
A secure baggage facility is provided at this event. In the interest of space, however, it is advised that you bring as little extra baggage as possible.
Are there toilet facilities at the RunThrough Chase the Sun Richmond Park 5k & 10k - July?
There are toilet facilities available at Richmond Park's Sheen Gate entrance, where the race begins from.
When can I access my race time from the RunThrough Chase the Sun Richmond Park 5k & 10k - July?
All race times will be published on the RunThrough website after the race is complete.
Are there any age restrictions for the RunThrough Chase the Sun Richmond Park 5k & 10k - July?
Yes, runners for the 5k must be at least 11 years old and for the 10k runners must be at least 15 years old.
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