Royal Borough of Kingston Half Marathon
Kingston Marketplace, October 23rd 2022
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.
All finishers receive a super Medal, Tech T-shirt, unique individual gallery of personalised race photos PLUS lots of finish line goodies!
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.
Our Race Instruction Booklet gives all necessary
information you need for race day including:
- Race timings
- Event village
- Running numbers
- Water stations
In order to get the most out of your race experience, we recommended that you train with Runna.
Runna provides the #1 rated training plans that are automatically personalised to you based on your goal, ability and schedule whilst syncing with your favourite fitness devices. Alongside the training plans, Runna also offers holistic coaching covering topics such as strength, nutrition and injury management as well as in-app community to meet other runners and get support. Their coaching team includes Head Coach Ben Parker and British Olympian Stephanie Davis, so whether you’re training for a faster 5k or a first marathon, we’d recommend checking them out!
Use the discount code QUICKSILVER20 and get 1 FREE week + 20% off first month! Head to -> www.runna.com
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