Paddington Recreation Ground Park Race, 14 July

The seventh race of the 2015 London Park Race series takes place on Tuesday 14 July 2015 on the newly-mapped Paddington Recreation Ground. Like all races in the series, the race is suitable for beginners. Full leg cover is not necessary; running in a T-shirt, shorts and trainers will be fine.

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Event Centre

The event centre is at The Elgin in Maida Vale. The pub has an excellent food and drinks menu so be sure to stay afterwards for the post race social. The pub and park are very close to Maida Vale underground station.

LocationPaddington Recreation Ground
AddressPaddington Recreation Ground, Maida Vale
Latitude/longitude51.5303, -0.1854
OS grid referenceTQ259828
MapsGoogle Maps, OpenStreetMap


RegistrationBetween 1800 and 1930
Start TimesBetween 1800 and 1930

Entry on the day only. Your entry fee includes a full colour map printed on waterproof paper, which you can keep as a souvenir after your run, and a printout of your race time and splits at the end of the race.

Current members of SLOW, LOK, DFOK, MV or CHIG £3
All others £4

Electronic timing will be used. If you do not have your own SI card, then you can hire one for the event at no charge. A penalty of £30 will be charged for hired SI cards that are lost or not returned, and such cards will be blacklisted.


Course name Straight line
Long 4km
Short 2.5km

Further Information

If you have any questions not addressed above, please email the series organiser Dan Findlay-Robinson at .
Competitors take part in this race at their own risk. Entries and results will be processed by computer, your entry will be taken as agreement to this. The competition is run under the rules and guidelines of, and sanctioned by, British Orienteering.