A hidden jewel, nestled amidst the M4, M40 & M25, yet a million miles away from the concrete jungle - a real metropolitan oasis.
No dodging traffic or tripping over pavements, this course is interesting and quick; a mixture of tree-lined trails and wide, traffic-free roads, taking in the beautiful Stockley Country Park. Great spectator-friendly start and finish, with refreshments right by the start/finish, so bring the family. Masses of free, on-site parking. Easily accessible – close to M4, M40, M25, Heathrow, with good rail links.
A lovely race around the superb Stockley Park, taking in Stockley Country Park along the way.
A friendly, beginner-friendly race, yet equally good for experienced runners to challenge their PB.
The race is held at Stockley Park, Uxbridge, UB11 1BA By public transport
West Drayton train station is about 1.5 miles away, via High Street, Horton Road, and Bennetsfield. Please use http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/search to check rail service information for yourself before you travel
The buses that service Stockley Park are 350, local U5 buses, and A10 Heathrow Fast. Please check timetables for yourself: http://www.stockleypark.co.uk/travel/by-bus
Stockley Park is signposted from the A408 and is easily accessible from M40/A40 (Junction 1, then A4020 & A408), M4 (Junction 4, then A408), and M25 (via M40 or M4). On entering the Business Park, follow signs to Stockley Park East, and then race signs to designated car parks. There will be allocated race car parking
There will be allocated race car parking – please follow signs and car park marshals instructions
Adults & Juniors Race packs for both adults & juniors should be picked up on the day between 09:00- 10:15 from the relevant desk at Race HQ (surname order)
We will be taking entries on race day between 09:00-10:15. Please go to the “Entries on the Day” desk in the Race Village in plenty of time to register and pick up a number. Adult late entries have a surcharge of £3. Desk closes promptly at 10:15
We will be taking entries on race day between 09:00-10:15. Please go to the “Junior Races” desk in the Race Village in plenty of time to register and pick up a number. Junior late entries have a surcharge of £1
The baggage drop will be at the Start/Finish area from 09:15. You will be given a baggage tag when you pick up your race pack, which should be attached to your bag before taking it to the drop
The 10k race will start at 10.30am on Bennetsfield - the wide road by the synchronised swimmers!
The race takes you along a mixture of traffic-free road, trails and off-road footpaths
The Children’s run is approx 800m and will use part of the 10k route. It will start as soon as the main race has gone off. Parents are welcome to run with their child (no need to register yourself) and should do so if the child is under 5yrs old
Marshals will be stationed along the route at strategic points – please comply with instructions given by the marshals Kilometres: The route will be marked with kilometre markers
There are toilets at the start/finish area and also inside the White House Pub, adjacent to the start area
There will be a water station at halfway, at the 5k point. There will also be water at the finish. If you require water prior to the race, please bring supplies
The presentation will take place at approx 11.45pm.
Each finisher will receive a medal commemorating the event General Information
Medical services are provided en route
Refreshments are available at The White House Pub near to the start/finish
We will take entries on the day between 09:00-10:15am – please go to the Entries on the Day desk in plenty of time. The Entries on the Day desk will close at 10:15 promptly
Very spectator friendly, with refreshments available