RunThrough Victoria Park 5k, 10k & Half Marathon - October

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RunThrough Victoria Park 5k, 10k & Half Marathon - October
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Spend a crisp autumnal morning out in Vicotria Park running along the pretty tree-lined paths. This East London Run is perfect for every level of runner from first-timers to PB-shooters. Come for the finisher's medal and locally famous flapjacks.
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Group of 6 Booking, Half Marathon, 5k, and 1 more
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Sat, 14 Oct 2023
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London, United Kingdom
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Where and when
Location
1 St Marks Gate, London E9 5HT, UK
Start times
Saturday, 14 Oct 2023
Group of 6 Booking: TBCHalf Marathon: 9:30 am5k: 10:00 am10k: 10:06 am
Event summary
Here are the distances available for RunThrough Victoria Park 5k, 10k & Half Marathon - October
Half Marathon
Distance
21km
£30
10k
Distance
10km
£28
5k
Distance
5km
£26
Group of 6 Booking
Distance
£23.33
Route information
The wide and flat paths of Victoria Park are the perfect venue for runners of all abilities to challenge themselves in RunThrough's Victoria Park 5k, 10k, or Half Marathon. Whether you are chasing a PB, or just looking for a new way to explore the picturesque park, this is a perfect event for you.
The course will be run on the roads and paths within the park, and will be a looped course:
  • 5k - 1.5 laps
  • 10k - 3 laps
  • Half Marathon - 6.5 laps
Please be aware that there will be pedestrians, so please keep a lookout for pedestrians, cyclists and dogs. There will be marshals around the course and signs but this is not a closed-road race, so you have to pay very close attention to where you are going.
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What's included
  • Unique Finisher's Medal
  • Chip timing
  • Refreshment stations
  • Course marshals
  • Official race photography
  • Fruit and flapjacks
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How to get there
1 St Marks Gate, London E9 5HT, UK
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By Public Transport
  • Nearest Underground stations Bow Road or Mile End
  • Nearest Overground stations Hackney Wick station Homerton, Cambridge Heath or London Fields
The park is easily accessible by both foot and cycle. Cycle parking is available in the park.
Event day logistics
09:30 Half Marathon starts
10:00 5k starts
10:06 10k starts
12:30 Event finish
*Please arrive at least 45 minutes before the start of the race to allow enough time to register, attach your race number, drop any bags you may have and warm up.
Registration
The event village and registration will be located next to St Mark's Gate in Victoria Park.
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
  • 5k - 11 and older
  • 10k - 15 and older
  • Half Marathon - 17 and older
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.
Refreshments
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.
Toilets
There will be plenty of portable toilets available at the event.
Headphones
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 RunThrough results page after the race.
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Spectator Info
In terms of spectating, this park couldn't be any better. The fields are open and every area of the park is accessible to see people running round.
FAQs
Will I receive my race packet in the mail for the Victoria Park 5k, 10k & Half Marathon?
You will not receive anything in the mail. You must collect your race number on race day before the start of your race.
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Can I wear headphones during the Victoria Park 5k, 10k & Half Marathon?
Yes, although it is not recommended as the event is not closed road and you will have to pay attention to your surroundings.
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When will the results be posted for the Victoria Park 5k, 10k & Half Marathon?
The results will be posted immediately after the event on the event website.
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Are there any age restrictions for the Victoria Park 5k, 10k & Half Marathon?
Yes, runners for the 5k must be at least 11 years old, for the 10k runners must be at least 15 years old and for the half marathon runners must be at least 17 years old.
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