Kew Gardens 10K Starts:

Richmond Marathon 10th September 2023

London's flattest Marathon! The Marathon starts within the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, running through Hampton Court Palace!

Tour the gardens before passing historical assets including Ham House, Richmond Green, Teddington Lock, Kingston Riverside and the meandering River Thames.

With three famous bridges, a Royal Palace and one famous river this race has been described as the "Worlds most scenic Marathon!"

This will be extra special this year as we will be celebration our 11th birthday!


Richmond Marathon INFO
10th September, 2023

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

ENTRANCE: Elizabeth Gate, Kew Green, TW9 3AA or what3words flute.pushes.atoms ( )

Standard Entry:
2nd February, 2023
1st July, 2023 @ 11:59 pm]
Club Entry:
£49.50 +
£2.50 Transaction fee
= £52.00
Non Club Entry:
£51.50 +
£2.50 Transaction fee
= £54.00
Late Entry:
2nd July, 2023
8th September, 2023 @ 12:00 am]
Club Entry:
£54.50 +
£2.50 Transaction fee
= £57.00
Non Club Entry:
£56.50 +
£2.50 Transaction fee
= £59.00

Spectator Admission


Entries will be sent out in the post.

Official Parking:
Starting Time:
08:00 am
Minimum Age:
18 years old on day of race

Multi-terrain: Flat and fast! All on road and path inside Kew Gardens before running along the Thames Towpath. Please expect to run on flat path, road, gravel and grass during the 26.2 miles. The course is flat as a pancake.
The Marathon has a cut off time of 06:30:00 hours

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:
We have water stations at 3.75 miles, 7.09 miles, 9.95 miles, 12.27 miles, 15.5 miles, 17.84 miles, 20.18 miles, 22.37 miles, 24.36 miles.
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.
2022 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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