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Richmond Runfest 2023

Saturday 9 September - Richmond 10K

Sunday 10 September - Richmond Half Marathon

Sunday 10 September - Richmond Marathon



Runners passing the Palm building at Kew Gardens

Richmond 10K

Date: Saturday 9 September 2023
Location: Kew Gardens, London
Event distance: 10km
Fundraising target: £150 (registration fee £15)

Join Team WWF for one of the most innovative 10K races in the country. The event will take place on fully closed roads inside Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Southwest London on the 9th September.

WWF runner at Richmond Bridge

Richmond Half Marathon

Date: Sunday 10 September 2023
Location: Kew Gardens, London
Event distance: 13.1 miles
Fundraising target: £300 (registration fee £25)

Join Team WWF for London's most exclusive race. The half takes runners on a tour of Richmond, one of London's most appealing areas, starting at Kew Botanical Gardens and finishing at Old Deer Park, via a scenic tour of Richmond Riverside and Ham House. 

Once you've crossed the finish line, kick back and enjoy the family-friendly festival in Old Deer Park, with live music and a selection of refreshments. 

WWF runner at Hampton Court Palace

Richmond Marathon

Date: Sunday 10 September 2023
Location: Kew Gardens, London
Event Distance: 26.2 miles
Fundraising Target: £300 (registration fee £25)

Join Team WWF for "the world's most scenic marathon" as you run through London's greenest borough including Kew Gardens, Richmond Bridge and the Tow Path.

As with the Richmond Half, the full marathon starts inside Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and finishes with an all day family fun music festival in Old Deer Park.

How we support you

We're with you every step of the way towards event day with advice and information so you can just focus on your training and fundraising. We'll also provide:

  • Our fundraising pack to help you achieve your target
  • Runners pack including your Race To Save Our World vest or t-shirt
  • WWF Team Panda Facebook Group to meet fellow runners and share tips
  • WWF training day in The Living Planet Centre 
  • Online training hub to help you prepare safely for your challenge
  • WWF cheer squads to keep you motivated during the event
  • Post race meet-up