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|Half Marathon ?
|Nov. 7, 2020|
|Nov. 7, 2020|
Marathon Route: A ﬂat scenic riverside trail marathon starting and ﬁnishing at the YMCA Hawker Centre HQ.The course meanders along the Thames Path out to the far side of Canbury Gardens and then returns past the HQ and along the Thames Path trail as far as the Barn Elms Rowing Club turnaround point, returning past the HQ again to the far side of Canbury Gardens which is the ﬁnal turnaround point, returning to ﬁnish at the YMCA HQ.
Half Marathon Route: A ﬂat scenic riverside trail half marathon starting and ﬁnishing at the YMCA Hawker Centre HQ.The course starts in the opposite direction to the marathon and meanders along the Thames Path out to the ﬁrst turnaround point at the Kew Gardens car park, then returning past the race HQ and on towards Canbury Gardens just past the Boaters Inn Pub which is the ﬁnal half marathon turnaround point, returning to ﬁnish at the YMCA HQ.
Course Marking/Signage: Both routes will be very well marked throughout with Hermes Running yellow / black chevron ﬁxed directional signage and pink ribbons all along the run routes.The courses will be also be well marshalled at both turnaround points and at the respective check points which will be well stocked.These courses are both ﬂat and fast so we’re expecting some great PB’s.
Below are the top three aspects of the Thames Meander Full & Half Marathon - November, as determined by athlete reviews.View full breakdown
This is a well organized low key event which is exactly why I choice it. Max 700 entries over both distances meant none of the dodging slower runners and dealing with congestion over the first few miles. It is a fast and flat course. The running surface is mixed con...Read full review
This is a no frills trail marathon with a small field (around 250 runners), There are no mile markers so you need to rely on your garmin/phone app to check distance and pace. The route follows the Thames path and the running surface is variable. This year on November 5th it was ...Read full review
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