Kew Gardens Half Starts:

Richmond 10K 14th September, 2024

RICHMOND 10k | 8.30am, 14th September, 2024


Run the UK’s most beautiful & flattest 10k run inside the Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew. The course is full of beautiful landmarks. To learn more about them, click here.

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 below) Your Richmond 10K entry also includes two FREE adult and 2 children’s tickets into Kew Gardens*. This event has a Full Licence by Run Britain (Licence ID: 2023-45999).

The 2023 years medal and tee was…

*provided they arrive before 8.30am.

“RUN-FEST organisation and crowd support is second-to-none, fantastic atmosphere the whole way around and wonderful happy volunteers at the end.”

What’s included:
  • Best Medal in London
  • Amazing Tech tee (inc. Female cut)
  • Supporters FREE entry into Kew Gardens* (2 adults and 2 children plus runner). Normally £16 per adult.
  • Flat Fast picturesque course inside a Botanical Garden
  • Kew’s famous Children’s Garden is also open exclusively for our runners & spectators.
  • Great goody bag inc. post race snacks and drink
  • Course entertainment including Dj’s and cheer stations
  • Entries sent out in the post
  • Chip timed
  • Fully road closed, clearly marked and measured UKA certified course
  • Marshals & sweep marshals
  • First Aid in place throughout the course

*Entry before 8.30am



Richmond 10k INFO
14th September, 2024

Enter Kew Gardens via Elizabeth Gate, Kew Green, TW9 3AA or what3words flute.pushes.atoms.

START LINE: Starting next to the Orangery, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. or what3words

Instructions on how to get to the event CLICK HERE

COST and ENTRY information coming soon!
Registration for Richmond 10k is closed!

Spectator Admission

Supporters FREE entry into Kew Gardens  if they arrive before 8.30am. This includes 2 adults and 2 children plus runner (Normally £16 per adult).

Runners are permitted to bring friends/family into Kew Gardens (via Elizabeth Gate, Kew Green) to watch them start BEFORE 8:30am! There is NO ADMISSION into Kew Gardens after this time. Spectators do not have to be with their runner to gain access but must arrive on time and can only gain access Elizabeth Gate (postcode TW9 3AE).

Please note Dogs are NOT ALLOWED inside Kew Gardens but are welcome at the finish line in Old Deer Park.


Race Packs will be sent out in the post 1 week before the event unless you signed up close to the event. Check your email for race pack collection info.

Official Parking:
Starting Time:
08:30 am
Minimum Age:
15 years old on day of race

All on road and path inside Kew Gardens- Flat and fast! This course is fully road closed.

First Aid:
Full professional cover in place throughout the course.
The entire course will be fully marshalled. Marshalls are volunteers so please say thanks to these amazing people!
Sweep Marshals:
A sweep Marshal will be present to assist athletes who do not complete the course and will be transported to the finish line.
Water Station Locations:
Water will be available at 5.3km and at the finish line.
Refunds / Deferrals:
Race entries are NOT TRANSFERABLE and NON-DEFERABLE. We do not permit a change of race number. A full refund will only be offered within 14 days of payment. After this there will be NO REFUNDS, DEFERRALS TO NEXT YEAR OR TRANSFERS TO ANOTHER RUNNER.
2023 Medal


Any community event like us cannot happen without the help of volunteers. Volunteer posts vary in time so even if you have a couple of hours to offer we would love to have you! Click here for more information and to sign up.

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