Is Richmond Park half marathon Hilly?

Is Richmond Park half marathon Hilly?

If you’re looking for a relatively small, and lower key half marathon then this would be perfect! Well organised and friendly race. Richmond Park is a fantastic, if hilly, place to run. Plenty to recommend.

Is Richmond half marathon flat?

RICHMOND HALF MARATHON INFO TERRAIN: 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 13.1 miles. The course is flat as a pancake.

Is Richmond half marathon fast?

One of the fastest and most scenic Half Marathon courses around suited to both the beginner and faster athletes, this is a great course to achieve that personal best time. Come for the finisher’s goodies and scenic views.

Is Richmond Park run flat?

The race is free but you need to pre-register on parkrun site. The course is downhill first half on tarmac path, a short flat section on grass and then the return to the start generally uphill on gravel cycle track. You can predict your finish time for this race based on a recent race you’ve run.

Where does Richmond half marathon end?

Finish. All three races end on a downhill slope at 5th & Tredegar Street at Brown’s Island and the Canal Walk on Richmond’s beautiful downtown riverfront, site of the CoStar Post Race Party. All participants must be able to finish the half marathon in 4 hours.

Is Richmond Marathon Hilly?

Run through scenic and historic sections of Richmond, including along and across the beautiful James River. The marathon course is great for first-timers and features some rolling hills.

How hilly is Richmond Marathon?

I really enjoyed the Anthem Richmond Marathon and can see why so many people run it year after year. The city is friendly and the course is beautiful. There were enough hills to make the course challenging but certainly would not call this a hilly course. The majority of the hills come from miles 11 through 14.

How far is a running lap of Richmond Park?

The path round the perimeter of the park is about 7.2 miles. Some people do one lap, some do two (and some do in between).

Is Richmond Marathon hard?

Great for a first marathon Overall an easy course with a few rolling hills.