The Regent's Park: Summer 10k Series - May
--- This event has been postponed due to ongoing concerns regarding Coronavirus. The race organiser will be in touch with you in due course if you have made a booking for this event. ---
Join us at this beautiful Royal Park, famous for its iconic 10k course and fast times across the board for runners at all levels. You'll quickly see why more than 100,000 finishers have chosen The Regent's Park, with its beautiful landscape and great race atmosphere.
With the start/finish line next to The Hub - the Park's largest cafe - a course which runs past London Zoo, the tranquil boating lake, floral gardens, centuries-old statues and monuments, then acres of open space for relaxing and recovering with friends, you'll be able to make this a great day out.
This is race 2 of 6 in The Regent's Park Summer 10k Series 2020, taking place on the first Sunday of each month from April to September.
08:30 to 09:15
10 km£19 CLOSED
All finishers will receive a medal
Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall and the top runner in each of the veteran categories
The Hub, The Regent's Park, The Outer Circle, London NW1 4RU.
Regent's Park is highly accessible by public transport.
Tube stations closest to Regent's Park are:
- Regent's Park (Bakerloo line)
- Great Portland Street (Hammersmith & City, Circle & Metropolitan lines)
- Baker Street (Hammersmith & City, Circle, Jubilee, Metropolitan & Bakerloo lines)
- St John's Wood (Jubilee line)
- Camden Town (Northern line)
Buses that stop around the Park are:
- 2 Marylebone Station - Norwood Bus Garage
- 13 Aldwych - Golders Green
- 18 Euston - Sudbury
- 27 Chalk Farm/Morrisons - Glenthorne House
- 30 Portman St/Selfridges - Hackney Wick/Trowbridge Rd
- 74 Baker St Station - Putney Exchange
- 88 Wingate Square - Parliament Hill Fields
- 113 John Prince's St/Oxford Circus - Edgware Station
- 139 Waterloo Station/Tenison Way - Golders Green Station
- 189 Marble Arch Station - Brent Cross Shopping Centre
- 274 Angel Islington - Lancaster Gate
- 453 Great Central Street - Deptford Bridge
By car: If you are coming by car, the postcode for the Park is NW1 4NR, but this is for guidance only as the Park covers a large area.
Pay and display parking is available in Regent's Park, but places are limited.
On Sundays you can park your car without charge on Prince Albert Road NW8, just on the other side of the Regent's Canal. There are parking restrictions on the Outer Circle road from 9:00am and you cannot purchase a ticket until 9:00am.
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.
Buggies/Pushchairs: This race is not suitable for runners with buggies/pushchairs.
Wheelchair Users: This race is suitable for wheelchair users.
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, with a new race number/chip for each race in the series.
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.
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 Hub 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 the finish, passed on each lap, at which water will be provided in recyclable plastic cups.
Finisher goodies: All runners will receive goody bag items on finishing the race.
Refreshments: Refreshments will be available in the Hub throughout the event.
Changing/Showers: There are no changing rooms or showers at this event.
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.
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