Alexandra Palace Race Details

The glorious Ally Pally


Alexandra Palace LUCA London Colleges League race

The glorious Ally Pally

What is it:

Part of a series of cross-country races run by LUCA for all students from London universities – see more details at

When is it:

25th January at 3:15p.m.

Where is it:

Alexandra Palace, starts at Redston Playing Fields. See for travel details

How far is it:

Around 4km for women and 8km for men

Course details:

The full details of the course can be found at
Map of Alexandra Palace route
Map of Alexandra Palace route


Carried out by clubs rather than individuals, so just get in touch with your universities’ running team to find out more


You will receive a token as you cross the finishing line which must be handed in to the finishing desk to have your result recorded. Once these are verified they will be posted at
along with a full race report.

What should I run in:

You need to wear your university team vest, but there are no other restrictions.

Further details:

Whilst you don’t need to register please do turn up in plenty of time to warm up and acquaint yourself with the course.
Expect mud and rain aplenty!
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