Richmond Park Night-O, 22 March

The final race of the five event 2015-16 Night-O Series takes place in Richmond Park, south-west London, on Tuesday 22 March 2016. Note that the starts will be later than usual, from 19:00, due to the later sunset.

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The Night-O series is a public race – all are welcome. Please RSVP to the event via Facebook (link above) to let us know you are coming – you can also see who else is coming and post questions. If you are not on Facebook, please let the organiser Katrin Harding know you are coming (details below) so that the correct number of maps are printed.

Race centre

The race will be based at The Lass O’Richmond on Queen’s Road, Richmond TW10 6JJ.

LocationRichmond Park
AddressThe Lass O\
Latitude/longitude51.4514, -0.2956
OS grid referenceTQ185739
MapsGoogle Maps, OpenStreetMap

Getting there

Bus route 371 between Kingston and Richmond stations runs past the pub roughly every 10 minutes – the stop is for the American University. Head towards the back of the pub and registration will tucked round on the left hand side.

Race Details

The entry fee is £2 for SLOW members, students and juniors; £3 for others. The race will use SI electronic punching with SI cards available to hire on the night. Headlamps are also available for hire if you e-mail the organizer in advance to reserve one.

RegistrationBetween 1830 and 1930
Start TimesBetween 1900 and 1940

The race will start at 19:00 and courses will close at 20:45. There will be a shorter interval than normal between starts – about 30 seconds – but expect a butterfly loop early on to separate runners. All runners will run the same course with two loops, but the loops will be in a different order for alternate runners.

The following courses will be available:

  • Long: approximately 5km, quite challenging
  • Short: approximately 2.5km, quite challenging

All competitors take part at their own risk. You MUST be over 16 to take part in this event, unless you are accompanied by a parent or guardian. This is a condition of our insurance.

Results will be available on the SLOW website shortly after the event.

Organiser/Planner: Katrin Harding