Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Half Marathon - Sunday 10th February 2019


Reminder about a mass participation event which will close most of the major roads around the Park.

The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Half Marathon takes place on Sunday 10th February 2019 . The event will see over 4000 runners run 13.1 miles within the Park boundary, the first ever held. This race will involve multiple road closures; further details can be found below. The event village will be held on and around London Stadium island and the South Park Lawn.

Event Timings

07:30: Event village opens (South Park Lawn)

07:45: Runners begin to arrive at village

08:00: All affected roads closed (see below)

09:30: Race begins

12:00: Race ends (masses expected to finish by 11:30)

12:30: Roads reopen

13:00: Event village closed

The Route

I have attached a copy of the route. A video of the course can be viewed here. Please note that you can chance the playback speed on the video by adjusting the orange icon next to the play button.

Road Closures

The following roads will be closed for the event from 08:00 until midday – Waterden Road, Parkes Street, Lesney Avenue, East Bay Lane and Westfield Avenue (from Waterden Road to Olympic Park Avenue). I

In addition to the above, Clarnico Lane and the entire Loop Road will closed from 08:00 to 12.30. Please note, no residential roads will be closed.

Road Name Times Closed
Waterden Road 0800 - 1200
Parkes Street 0800 - 1200
Lesney Avenue 0800 - 1200
East Bay Lane 0800 - 1200
Westfield Avenue (from Waterden Road to Olympic Park Avenue) 0800 - 1200
Clarnico Lane 0800 - 1230
Loop Road (entirety - from White Post Lane to Carpenter’s Road) 0800 - 1230


Nice! Good luck to everyone participating :partying_face:


Are you running it @Lee ?
I’ll be there :slight_smile: