When will the 2023 Vitality Westminster Mile take place?
The date of the 2023 Vitality Westminster Mile will be announced soon, so watch this space.
When will I receive my Event Pack?
Your Event Pack will be sent in the post approximately two weeks before Event Day. An Event Guide containing information about taking part in the Vitality Westminster Mile will also be emailed to you.
What will be included in my Event Pack?
Your Event Pack will include your bib number and timing chip.
What happens if I do not receive my Event Pack in the post before Event Day?
If you have not received your Event Pack in the post two weeks before Event Day please contact us.
What time does the Vitality Westminster Mile start?
Runners will set off in waves from 10:00 on Event Day. Please click here for full details of the start waves...
What time do I need to arrive on Event Day?
Please aim to arrive no less than 30 minutes before your start time.
How will I find out my start wave?
Confirmation of your start wave will be included in your Event Pack, which will be sent to you approximately two weeks before Event Day.
What are the closest stations to the Start?
The assembly area for the Vitality Westminster Mile is in Green Park. The nearest Tube stations are Green Park and Hyde Park Corner. Piccadilly Circus, St James’s Park, Charing Cross and Victoria are also within walking distance.
Where can I park near the Start/Finish area?
We do not recommend driving as parking in the area will be difficult. Public transport is the best option, but do check for any possible weekend engineering works before you travel...
Are drinks available along the course?
Drinks are not available along the course. However, Buxton Natural Mineral Water will be available to runners in the assembly area in Green Park.
Where is the Finish area?
The Finish Line of the Vitality Westminster Mile is on Spur Road, facing Buckingham Palace.
How can I meet up with friends and family after the event?
When you finish the event, you will be directed back to the assembly area in Green Park by our marshals. Please try to arrange a place in the assembly area to meet your friends and family in advance.
Are there toilets along the course?
There are no toilets along the course. However, there will be toilets available to runners in the assembly area in Green Park. Please make use of these before making your way to the Start Line.
How do I enter the Vitality Westminster Mile?
Please click here to be directed to the online entry system...
I have moved – how do I let you know my change of address?
Once you have a confirmed place in the Vitality Westminster Mile, you'll be sent a confirmation email which will include a link for you to update your details.
Am I entitled to a refund if I am unable to run?
Runners who decide not to run are not entitled to a refund, as per our General Conditions of Entry.
I am ill, injured or unable to run – what do I do?
If you are ill or injured we advise that you do not take part in the event.
My friend/family member has a place but is now unable to run. Can I run using their entry?
Places in the Vitality Westminster Mile are non-transferable under any circumstances – please see our General Conditions of Entry...
Can I change my start wave/time to be with a friend or family member?
If you wish to run with friends or as a family, enter via the Family/Group entry and select the same start wave as one another to ensure that you start together.
Can participants in a wheelchair or similar assistive device be pushed around the course?
Yes, it is possible to push a wheelchair or similar assistive device around the Vitality Westminster Mile course. Please specify when prompted that you will be taking part with a wheelchair or similar assistive device when you enter online.
I want to watch the event – what advice can you give me?
The Vitality Westminster Mile course is ideal for spectators. It loops around the world-famous St James’s Park, which features plenty of great vantage points...
Can I track people taking part in the event?
No, there is no tracking system for the Vitality Westminster Mile.
Will there be any entertainment on the day?
Plenty of entertainment and activites will be on offer for people of all ages at the free Vitality Wellness Festival in Green Park...