Streatham Common Park Race, Tuesday 7 June
The fourth race of the 2016 London Park Race series takes place on Tuesday 7 June 2016 on Streatham Common, a gently sloping area of open parkland, woodland and formal gardens. 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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The event centre is in the patio at the rear of The Bull, 498 Streatham High Road. It’s an 800m walk from Streatham Common Station, with services from London Bridge, London Victoria and East Croydon, or a 750m walk from Streatham Station, with services from Wimbledon, Sutton and Central/North London and beyond (Thameslink).
|Address||The Bull, 498 Streatham High Road|
|OS grid reference||TQ302706|
|Maps||Google Maps, OpenStreetMap|
|Registration||Between 1815 and 1930|
|Start Times||Between 1830 and 1930|
Entry on the day only, and we should be able to take contactless credit card payments. 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.
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 with 90m climb|
|Short||2.5km with 25m climb|
Both courses are suitable for juniors but they must be escorted across the road and back between the pub and the start/finish.
If you have any questions not addressed above, please email the organiser Ed 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.