RICHMOND HALF MARATHON | 10th SEPTEMBER 2023
Welcome to London’s most exclusive Half Marathon! The only time you can ever run in the World Heritage Site – Royal Botanic Gardens Kew! Great medal, great goody bag and medal tech tee (male & female cut) music festival finish and a beer!
The race will take runners on a scenic tour of Richmond, one of London’s most appealing areas. Starting in the Kew Botanical Gardens and finishing at our music festival in Old Deer Park via a scenic tour of the Richmond Riverside and Ham House.
“By far my best half marathon fantastic quality race great location and the overall event was very well organised. The medals and t-shirts are amazing”.
RICHMOND HALF MARATHON INFO
WHEN: 10th September 2023
WHERE: Starting next to the Orangery Royal Botanic Gardens Kew.
Also, check out our other Kew Gardens event, ‘Kew The Run, ‘ on the 30th/31st March 2023. It also includes a 10k and a half marathon. Plus some great kids’ events.
– Finisher’s Medal
– Goody bag
– Tech tee
– Music festival finish
– Post-race beer
– Professionally measured and certified route
– Way-marked route
– Marshalled course
– Sweep marshals
– Friendly volunteers
Event day logistics
08:00 Marathon starts
08:55 Half Marathon starts
*RunFest advise all runners, regardless of which race they are competing in, to arrive more than 1 hour before the start of their race. Friends and family who arrive late (after 08:30 am) will have to pay for a normal Kew Gardens ticket.
Half Marathon: Participants must be 17 years of age and older to enter
Marathon: Participants must be 18 years of age and older to enter
All UK race packs will be posted via 2nd class post two weeks before the race. So you should expect to receive this in the final week [5th-9th September].
There will be water stations at the following distance points. The first four stations will only apply to those competing in the Half Marathon.
– 3.75 miles
– 7.09 miles
– 9.95 miles
– 12.27 miles
– 15.5 miles
– 17.84 miles
– 20.18 miles
– 22.37 miles
– 24.36 miles
Race Organiser: Richmond Run Fest