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Richmond RUNFEST Marathon and Half Marathon

RUNFEST LTD

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Kew Gardens, Richmond, TW9 3AB, United Kingdom

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Open for Registration

Distance Date
Half Marathon ?

13.10ML

Run

Sept. 13, 2020
Marathon ?

26.20ML

Run

Sept. 13, 2020

Overview

Richmond Marathon - London's Flattest Marathon. Run through London's greenest borough including Kew Gardens, Richmond Bridge and Hampton Court Palace. With three famous bridges, two Royal Palaces and one famous river this race has been described as "the Worlds most scenic Marathon! "Like the Richmond Half and Kew Gardens 10k, the RUNFEST Marathon starts inside Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. The race will tour Richmond's greenest borough, the highlight being the majestic Hampton Court Palace! Richmond Half - Run London's most exclusive half! The only time you can ever run in the World Heritage Site - Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew! Great medal, great goody bag, NIKE tech tee, music festival finish and a free beer! The race will take runners on a scenic tour of Richmond, one of London's most appealing areas. It starts at Kew Botanical Gardens and finishes at Old Deer Park, via a scenic tour of Richmond Riverside and Ham House.





Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Richmond RUNFEST Marathon and Half Marathon, as determined by athlete reviews.

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4.91
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Registration Process
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4.61
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Marshal Supervision
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4.57
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Natural Beauty
All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Latest Reviews

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Tom Quilter
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Reviewed 4 months ago

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Beautiful run with amazing scenery! Not enough marshalling or signage around the river and you need to weave in and out of people out for their Sunday stroll along a very popular part of the river/ tow path after running twenty miles. Also avoiding boats coming out of the river. ...Read full review

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Reviewed 4 months ago

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Amazing location/scenery- kee gardens, Richmond, the river, Hampton court: beautiful. Marshalls were great and numerous, but we're missing on one or two key points including where the marathon and half marathon courses merged- I wasn't the only marathon runner unsure...Read full review

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Reviews (23)

All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Logistics
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Environmentally Friendly

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Course Rating
Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
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Ease of Navigation
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Local Support
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Safety
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