Serpentine Last Friday of the Month 5k

Last Friday 5kThe Race

The race starts at 12.30pm, sharp. Meet by the Boat House from 12.00pm, noon.

If you already have your race number, there is no need for you to register separately on the day. Please wear your number clearly on the front of your race clothing. It must be clearly visible to officials at all times but removed once you have crossed the finish line.

The race is held under UK Athletics rules. UK Athletics Licence number 2023-46168 applies. Certificate of Course Accuracy number 18/535.

Minimum age for girls and boys is 11 years.

There is a cut off time of 35 minutes.  After this, the course will not be marshalled and no results will be recorded.

RunABC very kindly wrote a news report for our race in January 2024 - see link here to find out why Last Friday is Fast Friday!

For safety reasons, please do not run wearing headphones or other impediments to your hearing.  You must be able to hear marshals' instructions. You need to be fully aware of what is going on around you at all times. This is for your safety, the safety of your fellow competitors and the safety of the general public. 

The Results

The results of the Serpentine 5k are published here on the Serpentine website, and are normally available on race-day evening. The easiest way to find out your result is via the results section of the Serpentine website where all you need do is type in your name, or part of it, in the "person search" box.

There is a league championship of the Last Friday of the Month 5km. This is based on age-graded results for all runners, with the best 6 performances throughout the year being eligible to win the trophy.

More information

For more details, contact:

Malcolm French
35 Merton Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 0AA
020 8422 3900

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