Richmond Running Festival
Have your own place?
Join our Run for Wishes team here! You can set your own fundraising target and you'll receive all the support from us listed below.
About the event
The Richmond Running Festival takes part in the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens of Kew and there is plenty of choice with a 10K, Half Marathon and Marathon route to choose from.
What makes the event truly special that your race entry includes free entry for your friends and family to explore Kew Gardens while they are supporting you (as long as they enter before 8.40am).
This year, the event will be bigger than ever with over 5,000 people running through this World Heritage site before relaxing at a music festival and celebrating with their friends and family in the heart of beautiful Richmond upon Thames.
Routes on offer:
Kew Gardens 10K
Saturday 15th September
Minimum sponsorship: £150
Richmond Half Marathon
Minimum sponsorship: £225
Minimum sponsorship: £350
How we'll support you:
- A free Make-A-Wish running top
- A fundraising pack including sponsorship forms
- A full training and nutritional programme
- Support emails and running tips
- A dedicated member of the Events team to help with any queries
- Cheer point and Post-race reception
Why run for Make-A-Wish?
Taking part in the Richmond Running Festival helps grant life-changing wishes for children like Josh who wished to ride in a Ferrari: