Welcome to the London Hyde Park 10K – The race starts and finishes at the Bandstand within the park – post code W2 2UH
Make sure you don’t miss this opportunity of running through one of the most famous parks in the world! The race start is 09:15 and is very accessible by car and public transport.
The race has a great vibe and well supported by some local organisations. All runners will receive a medal for finishing as well as loads of goodies at the finish including water, juices, fruit and a chocolate bar!
We use the latest Chip Timing technology so you will get an accurate finishing time. The results are posted as soon as you cross the finish line! We will have a free baggage drop facility for you to use. This area will be cordoned off but we do advise against storing any valuables as we can’t be held responsible.
We will have The Response Group Medical Team in attendance and we will have Medical Cyclists cycling with the runners to enhance response time in case of injury. If you need assistance during the run please alert the Marshals en-route who will be able to communicate back to the Medics.
The start of the race is 09:15. Competitors should allow time for Parking, collecting race numbers, using the toilets, and dropping of baggage. There will also be a warm up scheduled 10 minutes before the start. Runners will then be called to the start line according to their predicted race time.
Chip Timing & Race Number / Timing Chip Collection:
The race is Chip Timed with the use of the latest technology to allow for accurate measurement of race finishing times. The Timing Chips are to be put on the shoe. Please do not tamper with the Timing Chip.
All runners are required to collect their race number & Timing Chip from the Race Collections desks situated next to the start line. Please go to the queue with your surname.
Please note the desk opens from 07:30 and closes at 09:00
Runners need to make sure they cross over the Chip Timing mat at the start of the race and NOT side step the mat otherwise you will not get a recorded finish time!
Some toilets are available at a charge of 20 pence. Please remember to bring a 20 pence piece to access the park toilets at the event (although expect some queues at these!). However, please be aware that showers and changing facilities will not be available.
Please email any urgent queries to firstname.lastname@example.org
There will be water stop at around the half way stage. Please ensure you drink the water and then dispose in the bins provided or drop them close to the water stations for the marshals to pick up.
As you cross the finish line please make sure you cross over the Chip Timing mat which will automatically record your official time against your race number.
Remember to smile as the Photographers will be situated at the finish line.
Please keep moving across the finish area where you will be given your well deserved medal and lots of drinks and refreshments to rehydrate.
We will have official race photographers at the event who will be taking photos at different stages of the route. The photographs will be available to via the photographer’s website.
Results and Prize Ceremony
Results will be available after you cross the finish line. The official results will be posted on the website a few hours after the event.
Prizes will be award to the 1st 2nd & 3rd Male & Female and there will also be Vets Prizes for V40, V50 & V60 for both Male and Female.
All finisher will be awarded a finishers medal!