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London's Newest Marathon - Not the Rio Marathon 2016
Sun 21 August 2016, 10:00 – 15:00 BST
Tired of the same old Marathons?
How about … Running at a 2012 Olympic Venue … on the same day as the 2016 Olympic Marathon … and finishing inside the world famous Velodrome … THEN have a well-earned rest while Watching the final stages of the Olympic Marathon while having a drink and something to eat ….?
Sound to good to be true?? Not at all!! Come and join us at this once in a lifetime opportunity.
The route encompasses the VeloPark road circuit and surrounding paths wholly within the Lee Valley area of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. This traffic free multi lap course is run under England Athletics rules and regulations and is a member of BARR with a Gold Grade for race excellence in its inaugural year.
Accurate timing and results service will be provided by Identisports, utilising Transponder timing services. Lap times and completed laps will be displayed on an LED scoreboard and the finish funnel will boast a 1.92m x 1.92m Results scoreboard showing place, participant's name and finishing time as soon as you cross the finish line.
All finishers receive a bespoke finishers medal and technical long-sleeved T-shirt. First aid and paramedic support will be provided by S.E.Medical. On-course photography will be provided by a respected Photography company.
Please note that this is a road running race and unfortunately we are unable to accept entries from people wishing to walk. We have a strict time limit of 5 hours.