The Spitfire 10K and a NEW Family Spitfire Run will take-off from our fantastic London site on Saturday 1 September 2018! Join us for this very special event, in a very special year and help raise funds for the RAF100 Appeal! This year we are offering 800 runners the opportunity to run a 10K on our historic airfield site. 2018 is a big year for the Royal Air Force and for the Museum. We have three new exhibitions and a beautiful landscaped site, evoking the London Aerodrome from 100 year ago. You will start under the Sunderland and run through the site and then continue around the streets of Colindale, before coming back on site to finish on our 'taxiway'. At the end of the race you will be awarded with an exclusive Spitfire 10K medal, which will be extra special for 2018 as this year will be the centenary of the Royal Air Force. T-shirts can be ordered when you purchase your Spitfire 10K entry and will be available for collection on the day. The deadline to pre-order your t-shirt is Sunday 12 August 2018. The 2018 design will be released in the next few months so watch this space. Entry to the Museum is free of charge and runners, spectators and supporters are encouraged to explore the site on race day. For 2018 we will also be holding a NEW Spitfire Family Run. This gentle run will take place around our transformed site. Each registered runner will receive a special medal upon completion. The race is suitable for all ages, but children under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that only paying participants will be awarded a medal. Entry Fee SPITFIRE 10K Standard entry fee: £22.50 Discounted entry fee: £20.50 (Members of UK Athletics affiliated clubs and Armed Forces Personnel) All runners to be 15 years and older. Online entry includes a 50p booking fee. Held under UK Athletic Rules. UKA Licence applied for. SPITFIRE FAMILY FUN RUN Standard entry (all ages): £5 (this includes a medal) Online entries include a 50p booking fee. To purchase your tickets online click here, or to download our postal entry form click here. Why support us? The Spitfire 10K will take place in both London and Cosford sites and will form part of a series of events taking place across the country celebrating and commemorating the history and achievements of the Royal Air Force and inspiring young people. It is also an opportunity to raise vital funds for the RAF100 Appeal, which is a joint venture between the Royal Air F
Venue Details & Map
Grahame Park Way
- +44 (0)20 8205 2266
- Public transport:
- Nearest tube station: Colindale Nearest train station: Mill Hill Broadway
- By Road:
- Only 30 minutes from Central London. Follow the brown and white tourist signs from M25, M1 (Junction 4 Southbound), A41, A5 and North Circular (A406) roads. The Museum has a large free car and coach park.