When does the ballot for the 2021 Royal Parks Half open?
The ballot for the 2021 Royal Parks Half will open on Thursday 20 May 2021.
Is it free to enter the ballot?
Yes, entering the ballot is completely free and only takes a couple of minutes.
When does the 2021 race take place?
The 2021 Royal Parks Half will take place on Sunday 10 October.
When will the ballot results be announced?
We will get in touch with you by email on Thursday 27 May 2021 to let you know if you have been allocated a place. Please remember to check your email on that day, including spam and junk folders. If you're successful, you'll need to act quickly and follow our instructions to confirm your place by 5pm on Friday 4 June 2021.
If I am successful in the ballot, how do I secure my place?
If you are successful in the ballot, you will need to follow the individual registration link in your results email to register and pay for your place. Once you have successfully registered, you will receive a confirmation email from the event. You MUST complete your registration AND pay for your place by 5pm on Friday 4 June 2021 or you will lose your place in the event.
If I did not get a place in the ballot, can I still take part?
Yes! You will be able to take part in the event for one of our amazing charity partners. Find a charity to run for here.