The Royal Borough of Kingston Half Marathon
The Royal Borough of Kingston’s famous Half Marathon, starting and finishing in the historic ancient marketplace, is the perfect finale to the summer racing season.
The course is fast and flat, with tremendous riverside views on a mix of traffic free and road sections. Ideal for runners wanting to grab a late half marathon PB or those looking for a scenic and pleasurable run.
Kingston marketplace provides an atmospheric finish, with plenty of stalls offering a variery of foods, and many local restaurants and pubs for those looking for more leisurely post race relaxation.
Organised by Quicksilver Running, you can be sure of a professional setup with plenty of friendly and experienced marshals to guide you safely around the course.
Half Marathon Entry£37.40 BOOK
Excellent bespoke medal
Electronic chip timing,
Post race fruit, water and runner goodies
Professional race management
Market Place, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 1JS
Starting in the famous Ancient Market Place, runners will then cover 5 miles through the historic Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames before crossing over Kingston Bridge and heading up the iconic three mile stretch of the Barge Walk beside the Thames.
The race then reaches the magnificent Hampton Court Palace before continuing through Thames Ditton and back towards Kingston for the famous Market Place finish
The event takes place in central Kingston, so there are plenty of public transport options available. However if you are local, please consider walking, jogging, cycling or getting a bus to the race.
Train – The nearest train station is Kingston Rail Station which is just 0.3 miles from the Start, approx a 7 minute walk.
Car – Our official car park partner is the Eden Walk Car Park which is just a 2 minute walk to the race HQ and Start.
Address: Union Street, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1BL.
The Car Park will open early for the race at 06:00am. The special rate for runners is £5 all day parking (usually £14). No need to book in advance. On the day, Car Park staff will issue you with a voucher at the entrance. You will then use the voucher to pay when you exit the car park later on.
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