Grahame Park Way, London, London, NW9 5LL
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- Distance10 km
Town and Rural
- Water stations
- Traffic free
- Wheelchair accessible
- Minimum age15
- Distance MarkersEvery KM
- Postal closing date17th Aug 2018
- Size of field800
- Entrants last year2017 race cancelled. 2016 race sold out with 700 entries.
- Event website
- Event AffiliationUK Athletics
- Universal entry form (pdf)Yes
- Available from race websiteYes
- Online entry availableYes
- Postal entry availableYes
- On the day entryYes
The London Spitfire 10K returns in 2018, so why not join us for this very special event and help raise funds for the RAF Museum? You have come through to the London event page so all information relates to the event on 1st September 2018. For more information about The Cosford Spitfire 10K please check the Nice Work website. This year we are offering 800 runners the opportunity to run a 10K on our historic airfield site. 2018 is a big year for the Royal Air Force and for the Museum. We have three new exhibitions and a beautifully landscaped site, evoking the London Aerodrome from 100 years ago. You will start under the Sunderland and run through the site and then continue around the streets of Colindale, before coming back on site to finish on our ‘taxiway’. At the end of the race, you will be awarded an exclusive Spitfire 10K medal, which will be extra special for 2018 as this year will be the centenary of the Royal Air Force. T-shirts can be ordered when you purchase your Spitfire 10K entry and will be available for collection on the day. The deadline to pre-order your t-shirt is Sunday 12th August 2018. Entry to the Museum is free of charge and runners, spectators and supporters are encouraged to explore the site on race day. For 2018 we will also be holding a NEW Spitfire Family Run. This gentle run will take place around our transformed site. Each registered runner will receive a special medal upon completion. The race is suitable for all ages, but children under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that only paying participants will be awarded a medal. Run in Style - in 2016 we had one runner taking part dressed as a Spitfire - can you beat that? Why not have a go and run in wartime fashion. Anything goes so get creative and you may even see yourself featured on our Facebook page after the event! Awards/mementos: Medal Winners' prizes Finish line goodies Facilities on site: Toilets Changing Supervised bag storage Parking (off-site) Café and restaurant (open from 7 am on race day). Museum shop Chip timing Please note: we do not allow on-site parking on race day. For information on local parking please go to the museum website event page. The nearest cash machine can be found off-site at the local Tesco Express, just a 5-minute walk from the museum.
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