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Richmond Autumn Riverside 10k

Saturday at 09:30am21st October, 2017

Richmond RiversideHam Street Riverside, Richmond.

About this event

Love Running! Get all your friends and come and join us for our Richmond Autumn Riverside 10k Run 2017. A stunning flat and fast 10k run.

The location is amazing and the scenery is stunning. Running along the riverside from Richmond towards Kingston and back you have views of the river for most of the way.

Starting at the Riverside carpark off Ham Street (see course map) you will run along the riverside towards Kingston, then head back almost as far as Richmond before following the towpath back to Ham House to finish by the Riverside.

Check out a live view of the run via our garmin download. Please note this was done on a bike so ignore the time as we’re not that fast!!! Click here for more…

Run for Macmillan Cancer Support

At Macmillan, we know cancer can affect everything. Your body, your relationships, your money, everything. But Macmillan is here to help people live life, no matter what. We give them the support to hold on to who they are and what’s important. Life with cancer is still life –we’ll help you live it.

Team Macmillan, will support you every step of the way with:

  • Our fundraising pack, with loads of fundraising tips and tricks.
  • Your free Team Macmillan technical running vest or t-shirt, plus iron on letters to customise your kit.
  • Newsletters to keep you up to date with Macmillan's news and activities.
  • And of course... the loudest and most supportive cheerers on the course!

Most importantly we will provide you with a reason to put in those months of training and fundraising, because life with cancer is still life – let’s help people live it. 

Run for Macmillan Cancer Support

So get all your friends together and come and join us. Make sure you sign up early to secure your entry as this run sells out quickly.

Check the video on Vimeo.

Race Video

Past Event Photos

  • Richmond Autumn Riverside 10k
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Event Information

Event Day Information

ARRIVAL AND REGISTRATION

Our Richmond Autumn Riverside 10k run will start at 9.30am.

Registration will be open from 8.00am and will close at 9.20am so please arrive nice and early.

PLEASE NOTE you will collect your race pack at registration on the day of the event.

Race information will be sent by email pre-event and all your race details can be found within your online profile. Once registered login to check race updates, news, partner offers and more.

When you register on the day of the event you will receive a RACE CHIP. This will correspond with your race number. This is essential to record your time. Please make sure you put this around your ankle and make sure it is on before the start of the event and hand back to our team once you cross the finish line.

Bag storage is available at the event however space is limited so travel as lightly as possible.

Toilets will be within the event hub and ensure you go with plenty of time to spare to avoid long queues.

Coffee and snacks will be available for sale within the event hub.

THE EVENT

The run will kick off at 9.30am and will take you up towards Richmond where you will turn and head back down the river towards Kingston before heading back to the finish!

There is carparking at the Start/Finish point on Ham Street however this is limited so either arrive early or if possible leave the car at home!! Richmond mainline station is about 30 minutes walk.  The course is along the riverside and its pretty much flat the whole way! Remember its all good fun and you can walk, jog or run!!

Please note that the start of the run will be staggered to avoid too much congestion on the towpaths. However this will not affect your time as our Results Base timing team will record your time from when you cross the starting mat.

There will be marshals around the course to support and encourage you.

Please take care when running around the course as this is public land and local residents will be out and about. Please always stay on the left unless otherwise guided.

Water stations can be found at 4km and 7km.

If wearing headphones please make sure you can hear other people around you and marshal instructions.

AFTER THE EVENT

Everyone will receive a medal and there are also a few trophies that are up for grabs.

Results will be displayed on our Results Base Timing screen so after crossing the finish line you can check out your instant results.

These go live to our website and you will receive an email update once the race is over.

Drinks and sweets will be available at the finish line along with any other goodies from our event partners.

Travel - How to get to the event

By Car

If driving the event is set at the end of Ham Street by the riverside. The postcode is TW10 7RS. Please note parking is very limited by the riverside however there is parking all the way up Ham Street. It's important that you check parking signs to ensure you do not park in a residential parking space.

By Train

If travelling by train Richmond Station is the closest and it's then about a 20-30 minute walk down the riverside to Ham House.

FAQs

Can I register on the day of the event?

This is possible only if the event isn’t sold out. This will be stated on the website prior to the event.

When do I receive my race pack?

We email you your race number and details and this also goes on the website prior to the event so you can search if you haven’t received your email for any reason. You then collect your race packs at registration on the morning of the event.

How do I know I am registered?

You will receive an email confirming your entry. If a friend or colleague has entered as long as they have used your email address in the entry you will receive confirmation.

Will I receive race information in the lead up to my event?

Yes we send out email updates prior to your event and you can view all event details, news and offers by logging in to your user profile.

Will I be chipped timed?

Yes all our events (unless otherwise stated) are chip timed! In most cases you will use our disposable race chips. You need to ensure you put these on correctly on your shoe (race instructions will be given via email and this info is on your event information page on your event page).

Can I find the race number list prior to the event?

Yes, your event race list will be online approximately a week prior to your event. Please make a note of your race number and that of friends as you will collect your race pack on the morning of the run.

What happens if I don't receive my race email?

If you don’t receive your race email it may be because the wrong email address was inputted or the race email went in to your junk mail so please check carefully. All information will can be found by logging in to your user profile and your race number will show within this account area.

Can I get a refund if I can't take part?

The Fix Events refund policy is: You can cancel up to 14 days before the event and receive a 60% refund (excluding online admin fee). Or, you can choose to transfer your registration to another Fix Event (£5 transfer fee applies). To do so you must email info@thefixevents.com. Unfortunately, after that, we cannot give refunds or transfer your entry to anyone else.

What do I get for taking part?

Full race chip timing with instant results at the event, a cool medal, drinks, snacks, trophies for winners and an all round highly professional and fun event to be part of.

Can I Enter a team?

Absolutely! Get as many friends, family or colleagues together and run as a team. You are not required to run together and each person will receive their own time however it's just fun to run under a team name.

Can children take part?

We typically allow children to take part in all our events (unless specific information is given for a set event) Please note that children remain the responsibility of their parents/guardian throughout our events. If the parent/guardian is satisfied the child/children can confidently run unaccompanied they may do so, with a parent/guardian remaining onsite at all times.

Can I run with a buggy?

Yes this is typically ok for most locations however please check the run route course as some locations can be a mix of path, trail, grass so not always suitable for running with a buggy. Also please try and stay to the left as much as possible to give room for other runners.

Can I volunteer to marshal at the event?

Absolutely! If you miss out on a place or just want to help out on the day and marshal that would be great. You would be there to support and encourage all entrants. Contact us by filling the form to express your interest. We would welcome you to join our team.

Fundraising

At Macmillan, we know cancer can affect everything. Your body, your relationships, your money, everything. But Macmillan is here to help people live life, no matter what. We give them the support to hold on to who they are and what’s important. Life with cancer is still life –we’ll help you live it.

Team Macmillan, will support you every step of the way with:

  • Your free Team Macmillan technical running vest or t-shirt, plus iron on letters to customise your kit, if you raise over £28, before the race.
  • And of course... the loudest and most supportive cheerers on the course!

Supporting:

Total Raised: £0.00

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Entries close on the 17th October, 2017. Event prices exclude 10% booking fee.

Event Partners
  • ResultsBase
  • Wildman Media Sports Photos
  • UpandRunning
  • Much Better Adventures
  • Pip and Nut
  • The Running Bug

Location

Event Merchandise - Get the look!

Available to buy during checkout.

  • Richmond Riverside Technical TShirt£10.00(discounted price)
Event Partners
  • ResultsBase
  • Wildman Media Sports Photos
  • UpandRunning
  • Much Better Adventures
  • Pip and Nut
  • The Running Bug
Fix Events Partners