Thames Meander Marathon and Half Marathon – Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
A ﬂat scenic riverside trail marathon starting and ﬁnishing at the YMCA Hawker Centre HQ. The course meanders along the Thames Path out to the far side of Canbury Gardens and then returns past the HQ and along the Thames Path trail as far as the Barn Elms Rowing Club turnaround point, returning past the HQ again to the far side of Canbury Gardens which is the ﬁnal turnaround point, returning to ﬁnish at the YMCA HQ. Half Marathon Route: A ﬂat scenic riverside trail half marathon starting and ﬁnishing at the YMCA Hawker Centre HQ. The course starts in the opposite direction to the marathon and meanders along the Thames Path out to the ﬁrst turnaround point at the Kew Gardens car park, then returning past the race HQ and on towards Canbury Gardens just past the Boaters Inn Pub which is the ﬁnal half marathon turnaround point, returning to ﬁnish at the YMCA HQ. Course Marking / Signage: Both routes will be very well marked throughout with Hermes Running pink/black chevron ﬁxed directional signage all along the run routes. The courses will also be well marshalled at both turnaround points and at the respective checkpoints which will be well-stocked.