Consider these instead
The Thames Meander Marathon & Half – Summer has been cancelled. Here are other races in your area:
- Virgin Money London Marathon3rd Oct, London4.9(48)
- Richmond Runfest Half Marathon, Marathon, and 10K11th Sep, London4.6(4)
- The Festival of Endurance at Hever Castle4th Jul, Hever Castle4(1)
- Brighton Marathon Weekend18th Sep, Brighton4.7(34)
- Thames Meander Marathon & Half – Winter7th Nov, Kingston upon Thames4.2(31)
- Brighton Marathon Weekend16th Apr 2021, Brighton
Thames Meander Marathon & Half – Summer routes
Marathon Route: A ﬂat scenic riverside trail marathon starting and ﬁnishing at the YMCA Hawker Centre HQ.The course meanders along the Thames Path out to the far side of Canbury Gardens and then returns past the HQ and along the Thames Path trail as far as the Barn Elms Rowing Club turnaround point, returning past the HQ again to the far side of Canbury Gardens which is the ﬁnal turnaround point, returning to ﬁnish at the YMCA HQ.
Half Marathon Route: A ﬂat scenic riverside trail half marathon starting and ﬁnishing at the YMCA Hawker Centre HQ.The course starts in the opposite direction to the marathon and meanders along the Thames Path out to the ﬁrst turnaround point at the Kew Gardens car park, then returning past the race HQ and on towards Canbury Gardens just past the Boaters Inn Pub which is the ﬁnal half marathon turnaround point, returning to ﬁnish at the YMCA HQ.
Course Marking/Signage: Both routes will be very well marked throughout with Hermes Running yellow / black chevron ﬁxed directional signage and “Caution Runner” yellow / black signage on the Lower Ham Road section of the course. The courses will be also be well marshalled at both turnaround points and at the respective check points which will be well stocked.These courses are both ﬂat and fast so we’re expecting some great PB’s.
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