Richmond Runfest

Join #TeamLC this September as part of our Richmond Runfest team

Location: Kew Gardens, London

Challenge Level:

Distance: 10k, Half Marathon or Full Marathon

Booking Fee: £10 plus transaction fee/ £25 plus transaction fee

Fundraising Goal: £150/£350/£500

When: 10 September 2022 - 11 September 2022

What is the Richmond AIR 10K?

AIR stands for AUDIO INSPIRED RUNNING and the event is encouraging runners to beat the headphone ban and enjoy our Richmond 10km inside Kew Gardens. The event is heavily linked with music and entertainment, and all runners will be provided with an audio guide which they can choose to download, giving them a guided tour of Kew Gardens as well as upbeat, performance enhancing music, all whilst running around the gardens. After you finish your run you will receive a fabulous technical t-shirt (male & female cut) and one of our famous triangular shaped medals (see last year’s below) Your Richmond AIR 10K entry also includes two FREE adult and 2 children’s tickets into Kew Gardens*.

WHEN: 10th September, 2022.

WHERE: Starting next to the Orangery, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Sign-up fee for a Leukaemia Care charity place: £10 (plus transaction fee)

Minimum fundraising goal: £150 (excluding Gift Aid)

Richmond Half Marathon

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, goody bag, 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.

RICHMOND HALF MARATHON INFO

WHEN: 11th September, 2022.

WHERE: Starting next to the Orangery, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Minimum fundraising goal: £350 (excluding Gift Aid)

Sign-up fee for a Leukaemia Care charity place: £25 (plus transaction fee)

Richmond Marathon

Run through London’s greenest borough including the Royal Botanical Kew Gardens, Richmond Bridge and the Tow Path to make it, “London’s Flattest Marathon!”

Like the Richmond Half Marathon and Richmond AIR 10k, the RUNFEST Marathon starts inside Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. The Richmond Marathon will finish in an all day family fun music festival in Old Deer Park, South West London

WHEN: 11th September, 2022.

WHERE: Starting next to the Orangery, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Minimum fundraising goal: £500 (excluding Gift Aid)

Sign-up fee for a Leukaemia Care charity place: £25 (plus transaction fee)

By joining #TeamLC for one of our events at Richmond Runfest you’ll receive:

  • A charity running vest to wear while training and, on the day,
  • A supportive cheer point along the route
  • Encouraging emails from our events team full of fundraising and running tips

For more information about the event contact our team on events@leukaemiacare.org.uk or call 01905 755977

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