Green Park Challenge

Green Park Challenge

Race Day Information

We are looking forward to seeing you on Sunday June 3rdfor the rescheduled Green Park Challenge event. Thank you for your patience while we have madethe necessary preparations.

For race day, please see below everything you need to know:

Race Start Time

The race will begin at 10:00am at 100 Longwater Avenue and will be started bySir John Madejski.


The 3k course will be a loop of Green Park starting and finishing at
100 Longwater Avenue.

T-shirts & Race Bibs

Please wear your Green Park T-shirt and attach your original race bib to the front. Your race bib contains your timing chip and it is how we identify you for your results. If you no longer have this see below.

Gun and Chip Timed

Everyone will be gun and chip timed.

Schools Challenge Results

The Schools Challenge results will be done on chip time and presented at the Schools Challenge Awards evening (date coming soon).

Finish Line Goodies

Everyone will receive a medal, finisher bag and water.


There will be a limited amount of free parking at 100 Longwater Avenue on a first come first served basis. Please note, If you park in the car park at 100 Longwater Avenue you will not be able to move your car till the road closure is lifted.

Road closures

Longwater Avenue and Brook Drive will be closed between 9:30am-11:30am.

Help Desk & Bag Drop

These will be located inside the Conference Centre at 100 Longwater Avenue. Race Packs If you no longer have your bib/race number and have not already let us know via our confirmation email, please email

Want to support our Charity Partners?

You can still support our charity partners! To find out more information please visit our Charity Partner pages.

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