Chessington Running Wild

This charity run has something for everyone as there is a 10km, 5km or Family Fun Run which gives everyone an exclusive chance to run within and and through the world famous Chessington World of Adventures. The closed to traffic, tarmac routes will weave around your favourite adventure park land in London.

Have fun, get fit, and raise money for charity, the Chessington Run is not only a race but also a great day out for the whole family.

Race Information

Race Date: Saturday 16 November 2019

Race Location: Chessington World of Adventures, London, KT9 2NE

Race Start Time: 5km and 10km 08:30, kids challenge 08:10

All Chessington Running Wild participants will get FREE ENTRY to Chessington Zoo on 16 November 2019. There may be a limited number of rides open on the day, but the theme park is officially closed.

Participants can also get 50% off of full price, standard admission Chessington Zoo tickets for spectating friends and family. BUY NOW and use promo code: V91022. Please refer to the T&Cs.

10km and 5km Run

10km and 5km

This fantastic race is set within the grounds of Chessington World of Adventures.  The 5km (two laps for the 10km) course is traffic free and perfect for both beginners and elites.    

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Race Fees


You won't be sent anything in the post in advance of the event. Registration will open at 7:30am. Take a look at the start list boards, remember the number against your name, and then tell our friendly registration team and they will provide your race number and timing chip. 


Bag storage will be available. Please do not bring any valuables to the event. 

What to wear

Shoes for road running. 


One 5km loop mostly on smooth tarmac, but there are some gravel sections and tough hills! 10km runners will run this loop twice. The Kids Challenge is a separate 2km loop.


Chip timing will be provided. 

First aid

Team Medic will be on hand. 


Will be available at the 5km point and on the finish line. 

Other information

When competing in this event you will not only be participating in the event but you will also be raising money for Chessington Conservation Fund!

Prize Partners

Weybridge Sports will be our prize sponsor for Chessington Running Wild!

Weybridge Sports is a family run business that has been serving the local sports community for over 40 years.

The shop on Weybridge high street was completely refurbished in February 2016 and the new look store now stocks a very large range of footwear, sportswear and sports gear, equipment and accessories.

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