Wed, May 24|
The Uncomfortable Truth About the British Empire Running Tour
We all know it happened, but it’s time to say it out loud, on a run though the uncomfortable legacy of the British Empire.
Time & Location
May 24, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM GMT+1
London, Thurloe St, South Kensington, London SW7, UK
About the event
On a day celebrated as "Empire Day" until 1958 (!!) we go to the London locations linked to Britain's rule over a quarter of the world - and what attrocities occured as a result.
Starts at: South Kensington Station, Thurloe Street exit (next to the Santander Cycles)
Ends at: Temple Station
Date: Wednesday 24th May
Length: 10k / 6 miles
Time: Approx 2-2.5 hours (can vary depending on pace and number of questions)
Tickets include: Guided history tour, digital photos, finish-line snack, info from the tour circulated afterwards.
Pace: This tour is for all paces of runner. We'll run at the pace of the gentlest runner in the our group. NOBODY gets left behind. But please be prepared to run the distance as opposed to walking. For groups of over 10 runners, we'll have a designated back-runner in place.
British Empire Tour
+£0.60 service fee
Tickets include: Guided history tour, digital photos, snack at the end, info from the tour circulated afterwards.
+£0.60 service fee0