External Races

The Club provides volunteers at a number of external races, including:

  • London Marathon
  • Vitality London 10k (Testimonial from Liz Clark)
  • School Cross-Country fixtures
    • District Championships
    • Surrey Championships
    • Inter-Counties (not every year)
    • Held in Priory Park in January / February
  • Run Reigate Half Marathon
  • Dorking 10 mile / 10k

Reasons for volunteering at these events include:

  • Donation to club funds (London Marathon / Vitality London 10k)
  • Guaranteed extra place in London Marathon for one of the volunteers at the previous years event
  • T-shirts and/or other goodies (London Marathon, London 10k)
  • Reciprocal volunteering (Run Reigate Half Marathon)
  • For the Dorking 10, if an entered RPAC runner provides a volunteer to marshal, the volunteer will receive a donation equal to the entry fee paid. More details will be provided closer to the time
  • Good will and opportunity to support RPAC juniors competing (Schools cross-country events)


  • Meet & Greet (London Marathon, London 10k)
  • Marshaling