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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Next Race: 03/10/2020 + 5 others

Run in the footsteps of legends around the iconic sights of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Along a flat, smooth course, you'll be inspired by the scenic waterways, green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium, the London Aquatics Centre, the Copper Box Arena, Lee Valley VeloPark and Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.

We were the first to begin monthly 10K races around the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park following the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and we're proud to continue to offer the best value, chip-timed races on this brilliant course. Our 10K course has been completed more than 17,000 times since we established this monthly event in 2014 - by first-timers, beginners, long-time runners and elite 10,000m athletes. It's here for everyone, whether you're chasing a 10K personal best or simply aiming to complete the course, and our brilliant race day atmosphere, souvenir medals and goody bags will make it a race to remember. 

With approximately 500 runners per race, you'll find you've all the space you need and plenty of other runners at your pace to get a great race experience.

Enter online today for a memorable 10K experience at a great price.

COVID-19 Mitigation

NHS Test and Trace will be enforced at this event and all participants required to complete a health declaration prior to attending. Participants will not be permitted on site if they have not completed the form which will be communicated in the week leading up to the race.

One-way navigation and social-distancing signage will be present on site to facilitate adherence to official guidance. Participants should review the UKA Participant Code of Conduct prior to arrival.

Sanitisation stations will be available at various points on site and any items collected post-race (medal, water etc.) will be self service to faciltiate a non-contact environment amongst staff and participants.

Participants will start individually at (approximately) 15 second intervals - to maintain sufficient social-distancing between runners - with a recommended 15-minute arrival window communicated to all participants prior to the event.

Participants from the same household will be permitted to start together.

Entry on the Day will not be available at this event.

Race Numbers will be available for collection on the day. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed. You must complete the relevant health information on the reverse of your number prior to starting your race.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Oct 2020

  • 03/10/2020, 09:30

    October 10K

    10 Km run £17.00 - £19.00
    More Details
    Description
    Online entry for thie event is now closed. Entry on the Day will not be available.

     

    Event Schedule

    Enquiries: 08:30
    Start times between 09:00-10:00, allocated starting waves will be communicated prior to the race by email and/or SMS.
    Finish: 12:00

    Entry on the Day will not be available at this event.

     

    COVID-19 Mitigation

    NHS Test and Trace will be enforced at this event. Participants will be required to complete a health declaration prior to attending or check-in using the NHS COVID-19 app (available for download in advance for iOS or Android). Participants will not be permitted on site if they fail to follow this process, the full requirements for which will be communicated to all pre-registered participants in the week leading up to the event.

    One-way navigation and social distancing signage will be present on site to facilitate adherence to official guidance and queue markers must be observed at all times. Sanitisation stations will also be available at various points and should be used as frequently as possible.

    Participants will start individually at (approximately) 15 second intervals - to maintain a sufficient distance between runners - with a recommended 15-minute arrival window communicated to all participants prior to the event. Participants from the same household/bubble will be permitted to start together.

    Participants are only permitted to overtake when there is enough room (at least 1m) to do so.

    Once finished, participants will need to keep moving and follow signage and steward directions to keep the area clear for other finishers. Any post-run rewards (medal, water etc.) will be self-service (following hand-sanitisation) to ensure there is no contact amongst staff and participants.

    Participants should also review the UKA Participant Code of Conduct prior to their arrival.

     

    Event Details

    Bib Numbers will be available for collection on the day for pre-registered participants. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed. You must complete the relevant health information on the reverse of your number prior to starting your run.

    The Route will be contained entirely within the park and is suitable for runners of all abilities. Runners will be required to complete 4 laps of the course to complete the distance. Participants are asked to remain vigilant of other runners, spectators, marshals, cyclists, dogs and other users of public footpaths and rights of way at all times.

    This run will be Licensed with UK Athletics and the results submitted to Run Britain within a week of the event.

    Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.

    All finishers will receive a Medal on completing the event. Subject to a competitive field of runners, Prizes will be awarded (post-event) to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each of the veteran categories (V40/V50/V60/V70) for both males and females.

    Marshals will be present on the course throughout.

    Course Markings, including arrows, tape and distance markers, will be present on the route where necessary.

    Pacers will not be offered at this event.

     

    Facilities

    A self-service Bag Drop will be available. Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave essential belongings with us while you run using the tear-off baggage strip on your bib number. You can then present your bib number on collection to retrieve your item.

    Portable Toilets and sanitisation stations will be available for use throughout the event.

    Water Stations will not be available on the course, participants will need to be self-sufficient and carry anything required to refuel and hydrate during the run. Water will be available after the event for all participants.

    Refreshments are not expected be available at this event.

    There are no dedicated Changing Rooms/Showers at this event.

    Lost Property from an event will be kept for one month. If unclaimed, or ownership cannot be determined, lost property items will be donated to charity.

     

    Other Information

    As part of our COVID response to ensure social distancing is possible throughout the event, we are not currently permitting runners to run with Buggies/Pushchairs, nor will Spectators be permitted at this event.

    This event is suitable for Wheelchair Users. You may be asked to start at the front of the field before the scheduled start time and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the event.

    Noise-cancelling Earphones/Headphones are prohibited and whilst we discourage the use of other earphones/headphones at this event, participants choosing to use them should ensure they are set to a minimum volume such that instructions from marshals or other event officials can be clearly understood. We reserve the right to disqualify participants who cannot hear instructions as a result of their use.

    Whilst there is no strict Time-Limit for this event, in order that we adhere to the restrictions imposed by the venue hire agreement, it will be necessary for us to begin deconstruction of the registration/finish area(s) at approximately 12:00 to facilitate the removal of all equipment from the premises by the agreed time. Runners will therefore need to be able to complete their registered distance by this time.

     

    Social

    For further information about our events, or any event updates, you can find us on FacebookTwitter & Instagram. You can also join our Strava club to see how your fellow competitors are training and compare your race day performance.

     

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Nov 2020

  • 07/11/2020, 09:30

    November 10K

    10 Km run £0.00 - £19.00
    More Details
    Description

    Run in the footsteps of legends around the iconic sights of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

    Along a flat, smooth course, you'll be inspired by the scenic waterways, green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium, the London Aquatics Centre, the Copper Box Arena, Lee Valley VeloPark and Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.

    Our 10K course has been completed more than 15,000 times since we established this monthly event in 2014 - by first-timers, beginners, long-time runners and elite 10,000m athletes. It's here for everyone, whether you're chasing a 10K personal best or simply aiming to complete the course - and our brilliant race day atmosphere, souvenir medals and goody bags will make it a race to remember.

    Usually with around 500 runners per race, you'll find you've all the space you need and plenty of other runners at your pace to get a great race experience.

    We were the first to begin monthly 10K races around the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park following the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and we're proud to continue to offer the best value, chip-timed races on this brilliant course.

    Enter online today for a memorable 10K experience at a great price.


    On entering this event you should receive a booking confirmation email within 10 minutes. If you fail to do so, please check your spam/junk folder. Further event details will be communicated by email (to the address provided during registration) in the week leading up to the race.

    Race Details

    When: Saturday 7 November 2020 at 09:30.

    Where: The Last Drop, 5 Thornton Street, London. E20 2AD. (As a result of periodic improvement works in the park, it may be necessary to change the race route at short notice. In such cases the race may begin at the Timber Lodge Café, 1A Honour Lea Ave, London. E20 1DY. Confirmation will be provided in the pre-race communication email in the week leading up to the race).

    Pricing: £19 Unaffiliated, £17 Affiliated, £0 Gold Members.

    Entry on the Day: Subject to a £2 surcharge (cash only, subject to availability).

    Age Requirements: Participants must be aged 15 or over on the day of the race.

    Registration: From 08:30 to 09:15.

    Race Numbers: For collection at registration on the day only, numbers will not be posted. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided at registration, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed.

    Timing: Chip-timed.

    Route: The course consists of 3-laps, all on tarmac or hard gravel pathway, and is suitable for runners of all abilities. Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.

    Licensing: This race will be licensed with UK Athletics and the results submitted to Run Britain within a week of the race.

    Pacers: Pacers will not be offered at this race.


    Facilities

    Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.

    Toilets: There are free toilets in The Last Drop for use throughout the event.

    Race Marshals: Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.

    Distance Markers: The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and distance markers where necessary.

    Water Stations: There will be water stations on the route at regular intervals at which water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups.

    Goody Bag: All runners will receive water and snacks on finishing the race.

    Refreshments: Refreshments will be available in The Last Drop throughout the event.

    Changing/Showers: Whilst there are no dedicated changing rooms or showers, you will be able to use the nearby London Aquatics Centre shower facilities for a small fee of £2 when showing your race number on entry.

    Lost Property: Lost property from an event will be kept for one month. If unclaimed, or ownership cannot be determined, lost property items will be donated to charity.


    Results/Prizes

    Results: Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and, where possible/practical, timing print-outs will be available at the race. In all cases, results will be communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.

    Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race.

    Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each of the veteran categories (V40/V50/V60/V70) for both males and females. Where possible, we will endeavour to present individual race prizes as soon as validated on the day.


    T-Shirts

    T-shirts are available for purchase during the order process and, subject to availability, at the race for £10 (cash only). Please note that pre-purchased T-shirts must be collected at one of the races listed in the product description and will not be available for collection at any other events.


    Getting to the Race

    Directions: Please visit the park website for further information on getting to the race.

    Parking: On-site parking will not be available, please visit the park website for further information on the availability of parking nearby.


    Further Information

    Buggies/Pushchairs: This race is suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs. You may be asked to sign a disclaimer, start at the back of the field and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Wheelchair Users: This race is suitable for wheelchair users. You may be asked to start at the front of the field 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Earphones/Headphones: Noise-cancelling earphones/headphones are prohibited and whilst we discourage the use of other earphones/headphones at this event, participants choosing to use them should ensure they are set to a minimum volume such that instructions from marshals or other race officials can be clearly understood. We reserve the right to disqualify participants who cannot hear instructions as a result of their use.

    Event Time-Limit: Whilst there is no strict time-limit for this race, in order that we adhere to the restrictions imposed by the venue hire agreement, it may be necessary for us to begin deconstruction of the registration/finish area(s) after approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes to facilitate the removal of all equipment from the premises by the agreed time.


    Social Media

    For further information about our races or any race updates, please check our social media accounts;

    Facebook

    Twitter

    Instagram

    Join our Strava club to see how your fellow competitors are training and compare your race day performance.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Dec 2020

  • 05/12/2020, 09:30

    December 10K

    10 Km run £0.00 - £19.00
    More Details
    Description

    Run in the footsteps of legends around the iconic sights of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

    Along a flat, smooth course, you'll be inspired by the scenic waterways, green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium, the London Aquatics Centre, the Copper Box Arena, Lee Valley VeloPark and Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.

    Our 10K course has been completed more than 15,000 times since we established this monthly event in 2014 - by first-timers, beginners, long-time runners and elite 10,000m athletes. It's here for everyone, whether you're chasing a 10K personal best or simply aiming to complete the course - and our brilliant race day atmosphere, souvenir medals and goody bags will make it a race to remember.

    Usually with around 500 runners per race, you'll find you've all the space you need and plenty of other runners at your pace to get a great race experience.

    We were the first to begin monthly 10K races around the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park following the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and we're proud to continue to offer the best value, chip-timed races on this brilliant course.

    Enter online today for a memorable 10K experience at a great price.


    On entering this event you should receive a booking confirmation email within 10 minutes. If you fail to do so, please check your spam/junk folder. Further event details will be communicated by email (to the address provided during registration) in the week leading up to the race.

    Race Details

    When: Saturday 5 December 2020 at 09:30.

    Where: The Last Drop, 5 Thornton Street, London. E20 2AD. (As a result of periodic improvement works in the park, it may be necessary to change the race route at short notice. In such cases the race may begin at the Timber Lodge Café, 1A Honour Lea Ave, London. E20 1DY. Confirmation will be provided in the pre-race communication email in the week leading up to the race).

    Pricing: £19 Unaffiliated, £17 Affiliated, £0 Gold Members.

    Entry on the Day: Subject to a £2 surcharge (cash only, subject to availability).

    Age Requirements: Participants must be aged 15 or over on the day of the race.

    Registration: From 08:30 to 09:15.

    Race Numbers: For collection at registration on the day only, numbers will not be posted. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided at registration, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed.

    Timing: Chip-timed.

    Route: The course consists of 3-laps, all on tarmac or hard gravel pathway, and is suitable for runners of all abilities. Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.

    Licensing: This race will be licensed with UK Athletics and the results submitted to Run Britain within a week of the race.

    Pacers: Pacers will not be offered at this race.


    Facilities

    Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.

    Toilets: There are free toilets in The Last Drop for use throughout the event.

    Race Marshals: Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.

    Distance Markers: The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and distance markers where necessary.

    Water Stations: There will be water stations on the route at regular intervals at which water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups.

    Goody Bag: All runners will receive water and snacks on finishing the race.

    Refreshments: Refreshments will be available in The Last Drop throughout the event.

    Changing/Showers: Whilst there are no dedicated changing rooms or showers, you will be able to use the nearby London Aquatics Centre shower facilities for a small fee of £2 when showing your race number on entry.

    Lost Property: Lost property from an event will be kept for one month. If unclaimed, or ownership cannot be determined, lost property items will be donated to charity.


    Results/Prizes

    Results: Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and, where possible/practical, timing print-outs will be available at the race. In all cases, results will be communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.

    Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race.

    Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each of the veteran categories (V40/V50/V60/V70) for both males and females. Where possible, we will endeavour to present individual race prizes as soon as validated on the day.


    T-Shirts

    T-shirts are available for purchase during the order process and, subject to availability, at the race for £10 (cash only). Please note that pre-purchased T-shirts must be collected at one of the races listed in the product description and will not be available for collection at any other events.


    Getting to the Race

    Directions: Please visit the park website for further information on getting to the race.

    Parking: On-site parking will not be available, please visit the park website for further information on the availability of parking nearby.


    Further Information

    Buggies/Pushchairs: This race is suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs. You may be asked to sign a disclaimer, start at the back of the field and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Wheelchair Users: This race is suitable for wheelchair users. You may be asked to start at the front of the field 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Earphones/Headphones: Noise-cancelling earphones/headphones are prohibited and whilst we discourage the use of other earphones/headphones at this event, participants choosing to use them should ensure they are set to a minimum volume such that instructions from marshals or other race officials can be clearly understood. We reserve the right to disqualify participants who cannot hear instructions as a result of their use.

    Event Time-Limit: Whilst there is no strict time-limit for this race, in order that we adhere to the restrictions imposed by the venue hire agreement, it may be necessary for us to begin deconstruction of the registration/finish area(s) after approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes to facilitate the removal of all equipment from the premises by the agreed time.


    Social Media

    For further information about our races or any race updates, please check our social media accounts;

    Facebook

    Twitter

    Instagram

    Join our Strava club to see how your fellow competitors are training and compare your race day performance.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Jan 2021

  • 02/01/2021, 09:30

    January 10K

    10 Km run £0.00 - £20.00
    More Details
    Description

    Run in the footsteps of legends around the iconic sights of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

    Along a flat, smooth course, you'll be inspired by the scenic waterways, green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium, the London Aquatics Centre, the Copper Box Arena, Lee Valley VeloPark and Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.

    Our 10K course has been completed more than 15,000 times since we established this monthly event in 2014 - by first-timers, beginners, long-time runners and elite 10,000m athletes. It's here for everyone, whether you're chasing a 10K personal best or simply aiming to complete the course - and our brilliant race day atmosphere, souvenir medals and goody bags will make it a race to remember.

    Usually with around 500 runners per race, you'll find you've all the space you need and plenty of other runners at your pace to get a great race experience.

    We were the first to begin monthly 10K races around the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park following the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and we're proud to continue to offer the best value, chip-timed races on this brilliant course.

    Enter online today for a memorable 10K experience at a great price.


    On entering this event you should receive a booking confirmation email within 10 minutes. If you fail to do so, please check your spam/junk folder. Further event details will be communicated by email (to the address provided during registration) in the week leading up to the race.

    Race Details

    When: Saturday 2 January 2021 at 09:30.

    Where: The Last Drop, 5 Thornton Street, London. E20 2AD. (As a result of periodic improvement works in the park, it may be necessary to change the race route at short notice. In such cases the race may begin at the Timber Lodge Café, 1A Honour Lea Ave, London. E20 1DY. Confirmation will be provided in the pre-race communication email in the week leading up to the race).

    Pricing: £20 Unaffiliated, £18 Affiliated, £0 Gold Members.

    Entry on the Day: Subject to a £2 surcharge (cash only, subject to availability).

    Age Requirements: Participants must be aged 15 or over on the day of the race.

    Registration: From 08:30 to 09:15.

    Race Numbers: For collection at registration on the day only, numbers will not be posted. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided at registration, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed.

    Timing: Chip-timed.

    Route: The course consists of 3-laps, all on tarmac or hard gravel pathway, and is suitable for runners of all abilities. Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.

    Licensing: This race will be licensed with UK Athletics and the results submitted to Run Britain within a week of the race.

    Pacers: Pacers will not be offered at this race.


    Facilities

    Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.

    Toilets: There are free toilets in The Last Drop for use throughout the event.

    Race Marshals: Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.

    Distance Markers: The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and distance markers where necessary.

    Water Stations: There will be water stations on the route at regular intervals at which water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups.

    Goody Bag: All runners will receive water and snacks on finishing the race.

    Refreshments: Refreshments will be available in The Last Drop throughout the event.

    Changing/Showers: Whilst there are no dedicated changing rooms or showers, you will be able to use the nearby London Aquatics Centre shower facilities for a small fee of £2 when showing your race number on entry.

    Lost Property: Lost property from an event will be kept for one month. If unclaimed, or ownership cannot be determined, lost property items will be donated to charity.


    Results/Prizes

    Results: Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and, where possible/practical, timing print-outs will be available at the race. In all cases, results will be communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.

    Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race.

    Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each of the veteran categories (V40/V50/V60/V70) for both males and females. Where possible, we will endeavour to present individual race prizes as soon as validated on the day.


    T-Shirts

    T-shirts are available for purchase during the order process and, subject to availability, at the race for £10 (cash only). Please note that pre-purchased T-shirts must be collected at one of the races listed in the product description and will not be available for collection at any other events.


    Getting to the Race

    Directions: Please visit the park website for further information on getting to the race.

    Parking: On-site parking will not be available, please visit the park website for further information on the availability of parking nearby.


    Further Information

    Buggies/Pushchairs: This race is suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs. You may be asked to sign a disclaimer, start at the back of the field and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Wheelchair Users: This race is suitable for wheelchair users. You may be asked to start at the front of the field 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Earphones/Headphones: Noise-cancelling earphones/headphones are prohibited and whilst we discourage the use of other earphones/headphones at this event, participants choosing to use them should ensure they are set to a minimum volume such that instructions from marshals or other race officials can be clearly understood. We reserve the right to disqualify participants who cannot hear instructions as a result of their use.

    Event Time-Limit: Whilst there is no strict time-limit for this race, in order that we adhere to the restrictions imposed by the venue hire agreement, it may be necessary for us to begin deconstruction of the registration/finish area(s) after approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes to facilitate the removal of all equipment from the premises by the agreed time.


    Social Media

    For further information about our races or any race updates, please check our social media accounts;

    Facebook

    Twitter

    Instagram

    Join our Strava club to see how your fellow competitors are training and compare your race day performance.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Feb 2021

  • 06/02/2021, 09:30

    February 10K

    10 Km run £0.00 - £20.00
    More Details
    Description

    Run in the footsteps of legends around the iconic sights of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

    Along a flat, smooth course, you'll be inspired by the scenic waterways, green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium, the London Aquatics Centre, the Copper Box Arena, Lee Valley VeloPark and Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.

    Our 10K course has been completed more than 15,000 times since we established this monthly event in 2014 - by first-timers, beginners, long-time runners and elite 10,000m athletes. It's here for everyone, whether you're chasing a 10K personal best or simply aiming to complete the course - and our brilliant race day atmosphere, souvenir medals and goody bags will make it a race to remember.

    Usually with around 500 runners per race, you'll find you've all the space you need and plenty of other runners at your pace to get a great race experience.

    We were the first to begin monthly 10K races around the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park following the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and we're proud to continue to offer the best value, chip-timed races on this brilliant course.

    Enter online today for a memorable 10K experience at a great price.


    On entering this event you should receive a booking confirmation email within 10 minutes. If you fail to do so, please check your spam/junk folder. Further event details will be communicated by email (to the address provided during registration) in the week leading up to the race.

    Race Details

    When: Saturday 6 February 2021 at 09:30.

    Where: The Last Drop, 5 Thornton Street, London. E20 2AD. (As a result of periodic improvement works in the park, it may be necessary to change the race route at short notice. In such cases the race may begin at the Timber Lodge Café, 1A Honour Lea Ave, London. E20 1DY. Confirmation will be provided in the pre-race communication email in the week leading up to the race).

    Pricing: £20 Unaffiliated, £18 Affiliated, £0 Gold Members.

    Entry on the Day: Subject to a £2 surcharge (cash only, subject to availability).

    Age Requirements: Participants must be aged 15 or over on the day of the race.

    Registration: From 08:30 to 09:15.

    Race Numbers: For collection at registration on the day only, numbers will not be posted. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided at registration, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed.

    Timing: Chip-timed.

    Route: The course consists of 3-laps, all on tarmac or hard gravel pathway, and is suitable for runners of all abilities. Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.

    Licensing: This race will be licensed with UK Athletics and the results submitted to Run Britain within a week of the race.

    Pacers: Pacers will not be offered at this race.


    Facilities

    Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.

    Toilets: There are free toilets in The Last Drop for use throughout the event.

    Race Marshals: Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.

    Distance Markers: The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and distance markers where necessary.

    Water Stations: There will be water stations on the route at regular intervals at which water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups.

    Goody Bag: All runners will receive water and snacks on finishing the race.

    Refreshments: Refreshments will be available in The Last Drop throughout the event.

    Changing/Showers: Whilst there are no dedicated changing rooms or showers, you will be able to use the nearby London Aquatics Centre shower facilities for a small fee of £2 when showing your race number on entry.

    Lost Property: Lost property from an event will be kept for one month. If unclaimed, or ownership cannot be determined, lost property items will be donated to charity.


    Results/Prizes

    Results: Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and, where possible/practical, timing print-outs will be available at the race. In all cases, results will be communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.

    Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race.

    Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each of the veteran categories (V40/V50/V60/V70) for both males and females. Where possible, we will endeavour to present individual race prizes as soon as validated on the day.


    T-Shirts

    T-shirts are available for purchase during the order process and, subject to availability, at the race for £10 (cash only). Please note that pre-purchased T-shirts must be collected at one of the races listed in the product description and will not be available for collection at any other events.


    Getting to the Race

    Directions: Please visit the park website for further information on getting to the race.

    Parking: On-site parking will not be available, please visit the park website for further information on the availability of parking nearby.


    Further Information

    Buggies/Pushchairs: This race is suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs. You may be asked to sign a disclaimer, start at the back of the field and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Wheelchair Users: This race is suitable for wheelchair users. You may be asked to start at the front of the field 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Earphones/Headphones: Noise-cancelling earphones/headphones are prohibited and whilst we discourage the use of other earphones/headphones at this event, participants choosing to use them should ensure they are set to a minimum volume such that instructions from marshals or other race officials can be clearly understood. We reserve the right to disqualify participants who cannot hear instructions as a result of their use.

    Event Time-Limit: Whilst there is no strict time-limit for this race, in order that we adhere to the restrictions imposed by the venue hire agreement, it may be necessary for us to begin deconstruction of the registration/finish area(s) after approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes to facilitate the removal of all equipment from the premises by the agreed time.


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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Mar 2021

  • 06/03/2021, 09:30

    March 10K

    10 Km run £0.00 - £20.00
    More Details
    Description

    Run in the footsteps of legends around the iconic sights of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

    Along a flat, smooth course, you'll be inspired by the scenic waterways, green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium, the London Aquatics Centre, the Copper Box Arena, Lee Valley VeloPark and Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.

    Our 10K course has been completed more than 15,000 times since we established this monthly event in 2014 - by first-timers, beginners, long-time runners and elite 10,000m athletes. It's here for everyone, whether you're chasing a 10K personal best or simply aiming to complete the course - and our brilliant race day atmosphere, souvenir medals and goody bags will make it a race to remember.

    Usually with around 500 runners per race, you'll find you've all the space you need and plenty of other runners at your pace to get a great race experience.

    We were the first to begin monthly 10K races around the iconic Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park following the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and we're proud to continue to offer the best value, chip-timed races on this brilliant course.

    Enter online today for a memorable 10K experience at a great price.


    On entering this event you should receive a booking confirmation email within 10 minutes. If you fail to do so, please check your spam/junk folder. Further event details will be communicated by email (to the address provided during registration) in the week leading up to the race.

    Race Details

    When: Saturday 6 March 2021 at 09:30.

    Where: The Last Drop, 5 Thornton Street, London. E20 2AD. (As a result of periodic improvement works in the park, it may be necessary to change the race route at short notice. In such cases the race may begin at the Timber Lodge Café, 1A Honour Lea Ave, London. E20 1DY. Confirmation will be provided in the pre-race communication email in the week leading up to the race).

    Pricing: £20 Unaffiliated, £18 Affiliated, £0 Gold Members.

    Entry on the Day: Subject to a £2 surcharge (cash only, subject to availability).

    Age Requirements: Participants must be aged 15 or over on the day of the race.

    Registration: From 08:30 to 09:15.

    Race Numbers: For collection at registration on the day only, numbers will not be posted. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided at registration, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed.

    Timing: Chip-timed.

    Route: The course consists of 3-laps, all on tarmac or hard gravel pathway, and is suitable for runners of all abilities. Please always be vigilant of other runners, spectators, dogs, cyclists and other users of public footpaths and rights of way.

    Licensing: This race will be licensed with UK Athletics and the results submitted to Run Britain within a week of the race.

    Pacers: Pacers will not be offered at this race.


    Facilities

    Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave your belongings with us while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number.

    Toilets: There are free toilets in The Last Drop for use throughout the event.

    Race Marshals: Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.

    Distance Markers: The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and distance markers where necessary.

    Water Stations: There will be water stations on the route at regular intervals at which water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups.

    Goody Bag: All runners will receive water and snacks on finishing the race.

    Refreshments: Refreshments will be available in The Last Drop throughout the event.

    Changing/Showers: Whilst there are no dedicated changing rooms or showers, you will be able to use the nearby London Aquatics Centre shower facilities for a small fee of £2 when showing your race number on entry.

    Lost Property: Lost property from an event will be kept for one month. If unclaimed, or ownership cannot be determined, lost property items will be donated to charity.


    Results/Prizes

    Results: Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection permitting) and, where possible/practical, timing print-outs will be available at the race. In all cases, results will be communicated to all pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.

    Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race.

    Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each of the veteran categories (V40/V50/V60/V70) for both males and females. Where possible, we will endeavour to present individual race prizes as soon as validated on the day.


    T-Shirts

    T-shirts are available for purchase during the order process and, subject to availability, at the race for £10 (cash only). Please note that pre-purchased T-shirts must be collected at one of the races listed in the product description and will not be available for collection at any other events.


    Getting to the Race

    Directions: Please visit the park website for further information on getting to the race.

    Parking: On-site parking will not be available, please visit the park website for further information on the availability of parking nearby.


    Further Information

    Buggies/Pushchairs: This race is suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs. You may be asked to sign a disclaimer, start at the back of the field and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Wheelchair Users: This race is suitable for wheelchair users. You may be asked to start at the front of the field 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time and be vigilant of other runners overtaking during the race.

    Earphones/Headphones: Noise-cancelling earphones/headphones are prohibited and whilst we discourage the use of other earphones/headphones at this event, participants choosing to use them should ensure they are set to a minimum volume such that instructions from marshals or other race officials can be clearly understood. We reserve the right to disqualify participants who cannot hear instructions as a result of their use.

    Event Time-Limit: Whilst there is no strict time-limit for this race, in order that we adhere to the restrictions imposed by the venue hire agreement, it may be necessary for us to begin deconstruction of the registration/finish area(s) after approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes to facilitate the removal of all equipment from the premises by the agreed time.


    Social Media

    For further information about our races or any race updates, please check our social media accounts;

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Location

Directions

For details on planning your journey and available parking facilities, please visit www.queenelizabetholympicpark.co.uk/the-park/plan-your-visit/getting-here