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Conquer Crystal Palace Autumn 5k, 10k, 15k & Half Marathon Conquer Crystal Palace Autumn 5k, 10k, 15k & Half Marathon Conquer Crystal Palace Autumn 5k, 10k, 15k & Half Marathon Conquer Crystal Palace Autumn 5k, 10k, 15k & Half Marathon

Conquer Crystal Palace Autumn 5k, 10k, 15k & Half Marathon

London

Crystal Palace Park Road, London, SE26 6, United Kingdom

Sat 02nd October 2021

4 races

£22.00 - £25.30

COVID-19 INFORMATION

We are proud to deliver Covid safe events with our focus on providing the best in safety, fun and high quality organised events.

C-19 PLAN
The Fix Events UK has provided covid-19 safety information for this event.

Organiser's Description

Run Crystal Palace Park 5k, 10k, 15k or half marathon and enjoy the challenging ups and downs of this venue. The venue provides great variety with ups and downs, some great views, see the dinosaurs and enjoy the incredible support we will offer you!

Places are limited so ensure you sign up quickly.

Motivation to inspire you to take part

Super friendly, helpful, supportive and professional team to motivate, support and inspire you
Great venue
Suitable for all abilities
Awesome atmosphere
Top medal to add to your collection
Parking onsite
Snacks and drinks provided
Fully chip timed with results based on your chip time

We are proud to deliver Covid safe events with our focus on providing the best in safety, fun and high quality organised events. Secure your place today.

Races

  • 5 Km
    £22.00 CLOSED
  • 10 Km
    £22.00 CLOSED
  • 15 Km
    £22.00 CLOSED
  • Half Marathon
    £25.30 CLOSED

Book

  • 5 Km
    £22.00 CLOSED
  • 10 Km
    £22.00 CLOSED
  • 15 Km
    £22.00 CLOSED
  • Half Marathon
    £25.30 CLOSED

What's Included

  • Stunning medal
  • Full race chip timing
  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Voucher Points
  • Trophies
  • Spot prizes

How to Get There

Travel - How to get to the venue and find the event hub

By Car

There is parking in and around the park so please check and ensure you arrive with plenty of time to spare. From the main carpark in the centre of the park head down to the lower section of the park near the Lower Lake and at the entry from High St/Thicket Road and the event hub is on the grass area up from the park toilets.

By Train

Trains travel frequently to Crystal Palace and the park is only a few minutes walk from the train station.

Event Hub Location

The event hub is based on the grass section above the dinosaur playground and also above Grand Centre Walk. You will find our orange gazebos here.

Parking

There is parking in and around the park so please check and ensure you arrive with plenty of time to spare.

Course Details

Please note the course is path and we recommend road running shoes for this event - The course is undulating with some steep sections - 5k is one lap and so on for the additional distances - buggies are ok - wheelchair friendly - note the course may be altered at any point up to event day if necessary

Course Map

Event Day Information

ARRIVAL AND REGISTRATION

Our Conquer Crystal Palace Autumn 5k Run, 10k run, 15k run and half marathon will kick off at 9.30am

Registration will be open from 8.00am and will close at 9.20am so please arrive nice and early. The event hub is on the grass area up from the park toilets near the lower lake. Please view the race map for more info.

You will be using our Chip on Bib race numbers and it is important these are displayed on your outer garment to ensure 1) We can see your race number when running and 2) To help with the timing system to read your time.

PARKING
There is carparking in and around the park. Please check on arrival as soon may be pay and display and do your best to arrive with plenty of time to spare as parking may fill up quickly.

TOILETS
Situated at the top of Crystal Palace Park and there are also toilets which will be situated near the event hub.

BAG STORAGE
This is located next to the registration tents. Please note space is limited so travel as lightly as possible.

CONQUERING CRYSTAL PALACE
The runs will kick off at 9.30am and will take you around Crystal Palace Park. We will start gathering you in to the start area at 9.20am. Please note we will follow covid safe running so you will be running time trial format where we set you off with spcae between runners. Half Marathon runners will go first, then 15k and 10k and then 5k runners. We will have markings on the ground at the start line to help space you out.

Please help us by keeping appropriate distancing, following all our guidance and respecting everyone running and within the park.

There will be marshals around the course to support and encourage you.

Please take care when running around the course as this is public land and local residents will be out and about. Please always stay on the left unless otherwise guided.

AFTER THE EVENT

Everyone will receive a medal and there are also a few trophies that are up for grabs!

You will be able to check out your instant race results.

We look forward to seeing you at our events. Results will go live on our website immediately after the event. If you have any questions regarding the runs, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Get ready to Conquer the Palace! See you there.

AFTER THE EVENT

Everyone will receive a medal and there are also a few trophies that are up for grabs!

You will be able to check out your instant race results.

We look forward to seeing you at our events. Results will go live on our website immediately after the event. If you have any questions regarding the runs, please do not hesitate to contact us.

FAQs

How do I know I am registered?

As soon as you register you will receive an email confirming your entry. You need a unique email address for everyone you register, so that each entrant receives confirmation and details on how to login to their profile. On the confirmation email there will be a link to create your online profile. Please keep an eye on your inbox and in your profile in the lead up to your event as we will send regular newsletters with race day info, race number details and everything you need to know for race day. Your race number will be listed on your profile the week of the event. If you entered via Find a Race or Lets Do This you will receive a confirmation email from them and then another one from us when your entry has been transferred over to our system.

Will I receive race information in the lead up to my event?

Yes we send out email updates prior to your event and you can view all event details, news and offers by logging in to your user profile.

Will I be chipped timed?

Yes all our events (unless otherwise stated) are chip timed!! Your race chip will be on your race number bib which you receive on race day and which must be secured to your outer garment to ensure the chip works correctly.

What happens if I don't receive my race email?

If you don’t receive your race emails it may be because the wrong email address was inputted or the race email went in to your junk mail so please do check your junk mail carefully! All your race information is stored in your online profile and your race number will also be listed here the week of the event. Please login to check all your information. If you have forgotten your password, login with the email you used to sign up with and then request a new password. All race day information will also be on the event page of the website and a race listing with your race number will be online the week of the event.

Can I cancel/transfer/get a refund if I can't take part?

You can cancel up to 14 days before the event and receive a 60% refund. Unfortunately after 14 days we cannot refund. You can transfer to another Fix Event (£5 transfer fee applies) if giving at least 7 days notice ahead of event day. After this point we can not make any changes to the race data and transferring to another event is not possible. Please email info@thefixevents.com to action a refund or transfer. You also have the option to transfer your place to someone else right up to event day itself. The new runner will simply need to register on your race number and then see our race timing crew, Results Base and they will make the change in entry detail then.

Do you have any age restrictions / can children take part?

Absolutely! We typically allow children of all ages to take part in all our events (unless specific information is given for a set event). Please note that children remain the responsibility of their parents/guardian throughout our events. If the parent/guardian is satisfied the child/children can confidently run 5k or 10k unaccompanied they may do so, with a parent/guardian remaining onsite at all times.

What do I get for taking part?

Full race chip timing with instant results at the event, a cool medal, drinks, snacks, trophies for winners and an all round highly professional and fun event to be part of.

Can I Enter a team?

Absolutely! Get as many friends, family or colleagues together and run as a team. You are not required to run together and each person will receive their own time however it's just fun to run under a team name.

Can I run with a buggy?

Yes this is typically ok for most locations however please check the run route course as some locations can be a mix of path, trail, grass so not always suitable for running with a buggy. Also please try and stay to the left as much as possible to give room for other runners. (this is allowed at running events but not triathlon, please see last faq for more info)

Can I volunteer to marshal at the event?

Absolutely! If you miss out on a place or just want to help out on the day and marshal that would be great. We need as much help as possible to ensure we can give runners the best experience possible and that includes plenty of marshals on the course, helping with registration, bag storage, water stations, handing out medals and general event support. Typical volunteer hours are from 8am until around 12pm and all volunteers will get drinks, snacks and a free entry to any Fix Event!! Please get in touch by sending an email to info@thefixevents.com. We would welcome you to join our team.

Can I walk / do you have a cut off time to complete the event in?

We typically have a cut off time of 1.5 hours to complete the 5k/10k races from when the event starts. 3 hours for half marathons. Walking part of a 5k event is typically fine but the 10k races are mostly for running (with a bit of walking/jogging if necessary!). If doing a virtual run you have the luxury of completing your event anytime, anywhere and for however long throughout the given event period!

Can I run with my dog/are you canicross friendly

Yes, we love too see dogs running with their owners! Please ensure your dog is on a short lead/harness and that you are careful on the course and respect other runners and park users.

Can I wear headphones?

Yes we do allow this but please note it is your responsibility to make sure you can hear what's going on around you when running, including marshals and general public. Please keep the volume at a level whereby you can hear any important announcements that may be made. (this is allowed at running events but not triathlon, please see last faq for more info)

Do I have to fundraise for the charity you are supporting?

You are not required to fundraise but if you choose to that would make a huge difference to the charity, whatever amount you raise. You can fundraise for any charity of your choice.

How do I view my race day photos?

A few teaser photos will be posted on our Facebook page the day or the day after the event: https://www.facebook.com/thefixevents Approx 1 or 2 days post event all photographs will be available to purchase here: www.wildman-media.com You can search by name or race number and purchase individual photos or as a photo bundle containing all of your race images. You can also save even more money by pre-ordering a bundle of all your race photographs prior to the event. For full details visit: https://www.wildman-media.com and / or contact paul@wildman-media.com.

When do online entries close/can I register on the day?

Unless the event sells out, we typically close online entries 5 days ahead of event day. We generally have on the day entries available. These are allocated on a first come, first served basis. To secure a place aim to be with us at least 45-60 minutes ahead of the first race starting. Please come to the On The Day Registration gazebo and we will get you signed up there. It is typically £20 for the 5k and £25 for the 10k in cash on the day.

What are the rules for triathlon running

When taking part in any of our triathlons running with buggies, running with dogs and running with headphones are not allowed as sanctioned under British Triathlon ruling.

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