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RunThrough Kempton Park Racecourse 5k, 10k & Half
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Beat those February blues and join us for the chance to run a 5k, 10k or Half Marathon at the famous Kempton Park Racecourse, home of the Winter Festival and the Silver Cups.
The race involves laps around the circuit and the course is flat and quick. Each mile will be accurately marked out and we have plenty of helpers to keep you quite literally on track and encourage you on your way to that finish line. Come and join us for a unique race you will not forget!
All marshals and staff within the event and around the course will be issued with PPE and wear gloves and a mask for the duration of the event.
As many race packs will be posted out ahead of the event as possible and event communications will be sent via email in the lead up.
There will not be a formal baggage drop within the event village, please limit the number of belongings you bring to the event and leave anything in the car during the race to reduce contact between runners and staff. If this is not possible, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
There will be multiple hygiene stations around the event with hand sanitiser for all runners.
You will see clear signage around the event village, please follow all signage and instructions from the marshals before, during and after the race.
There will be a manned, and clearly marked, medical hub within the event village.
DURING THE RACE
The race will start in waves based on your estimated finish time, with the faster runners at the start and slower near the back to avoid any congestion and the need to overtake on course.
There will be an informal grab and go water station with sealed sports top bottles on the course, however we ask that you stay hydrated before the event and if you are able to please bring your own. Bottles and camelbacks are permitted.
If you need to overtake on the course please give a wide berth of at least 1 meter around any runners.
Spitting and nasal clearance during the race is not permitted.
AFTER THE RACE
Do not stop within the finish barriers. Please continue past the finish until you pass the medals and are in an open space.
We ask that once you have collected your medal and water to leave the event village as soon as possible to avoid groups congregating within the event village.
Unique themed medal
Chip timed results
Free official event photographs
Fruit & Flapjack
Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Rd East, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex TW16 5AQ
BY TRAIN: Kempton Park Racecourse boasts its own train station on-site – Kempton Park – which is situated 200 yards from the North entrance. Trains run every half an hour direct from London Waterloo with the journey time being just 40 minutes.
BY CAR: Kempton Park is located on the A308 between Sunbury on Thames and Hampton Court, less than one mile from Junction 1 of the M3 via Junction 12 of the M25.
The racecourse is easily accessible by both foot and cycle. Cycle parking is available in the park.
Parking at Kempton Park racecourse is free
10.00am - Half Marathon
11.00am - 5k & 10k
5k - 11yrs
10k - 15yrs
Half - 17yrs
The entire course is inside the Kempton Park racecourse on the roads and paths, not on grass.
I can't make the event, can I have a refund?
Sorry, we don’t offer refunds. However, if you let us know 14 days in advance of the event we can transfer your entry to a friend or to a later event.
Will I receive anything through the post?
No, nothing is posted. You will receive all race information by email.
Are there water stations?
Yes, every event has water stations – where and how many depends on the course and the distance.
Do you have a baggage drop?
There will no formal baggage drop within the event village. Please limit the number of belongings you bring to the event and if possible leave anything in a car. This is in order to reduce contact between runners and staff.
Where can I find my results after the event?
Your results will be live on the website www.runthrough.co.uk during the event. If you have any questions or queries with your results please email email@example.com
Am I allowed to wear headphones?
We’d strongly advise against it – the nature of the events means that you need to be aware of your surroundings and be able to hear marshals instructions.
1 lap for the 5k, 2 laps for the 10k and 4 laps for the Half Marathon
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