Ultra London is Londons ultra marathon. This urban ultra-marathon is on a stunning route along the Capital Ring footpath, through nine of South Londons Boroughs from Woolwich to Richmond upon Thames. Ultra London will provide participants the opportunity to experience some of south Londons stunning scenery and hidden footpaths in a challenging and accessible event. Run, jog or walk along the stunning route to Richmond.
How to enter the Ultra London
- Run 55km
- Run 27.5km
Ultra London routes
ULTRA LONDON 55: 55km (35 miles) from Woolwich to Richmond upon Thames
ULTRA LONDON 55: there are three check points along the route, plus the finish.
LONDON 27.5: 27.5km (17.5 miles) from Crystal Palace to Richmond upon Thames
LONDON 27.5: there is one check point along the route, plus the finish.
Details of the checkpoints will be shared with all participants prior to the event. There will be event-specific directional signs and confidence markers throughouth the course. At registration and in the briefing before the race participants will be shown the course markers.
The ULTRA LONDON route follows the fantastic Capital Ring footpath.
The Capital Ring forms an inner circle around Greater London. The ULTRA LONDON route will take on the entire southern section of the path. The route includes some of London’s finest scenery, including the Thames Barrier, Eltham Palace, Wimbledon Common and Richmond Park.
The route is a mix of trails, footpaths, parks, disused railway lines, woodland and more. The surface will be gravel, grass, tarmac and depending on weather conditions, may be muddy in places.
Frequently Asked Questions
Ultra London weather forecast
Light rain overnight.
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