Green Park Royal Berkshire 10K event information
Date – 19th May 2019
Venue – Green Park, Reading, Berkshire RG2 6GP.
Schedule – The races have been scheduled to allow parents enough time to run with their children before taking part in the 10K race.
8.30am Mini Mile / 9.15am 3K Mini Marathon / 10.30am Royal Berkshire 10K
Car Parks open at 7.30am – The official car parks are provided by Reading Football Club and within 100m of the Race Village. The charge is £5 cash per car, use Sat Nav post code RG2 0FL. There are two car parks this year please see details here.
Greenwave Buses will leave Station Road stop SD at; 8.05 (50), 8.40(60e), 9.05(60m) and 9.30 (60e), taking about 15 minutes to South Oak Way (Green Park). Buses leave St Marys Butts about 3 minutes earlier.
Return buses will leave South Oak Way at; 11.09, 11.39, 12.09 and 1.14, all being route 60e.
Greenwave fares are; single £2 adult or £1.30 Boost (aged 5-18), return £3.50 adult or £2 Boost, or best value is a Group return for £4.50 for up to 5 people, max 3 adults. Reading Buses day and weekly tickets and Smartcards can also be used on greenwave as can PlusBus rail add ons.
The Race Village is located close to the car parks and opens at 8.00am. Race Village facilities include bag store / toilets / help desk / catering / entertainment. We return to the original start this year offering much more space.
Medals and Awards – all finishers will receive a bespoke race medal. Awards will be made to the first three male and female runners in the mini marathons and in age groups for the 10K.
If you are a little uncertain about running for health reasons or you just want some good advice on race preparation check out the Runners Medical Resource