Olympic Stadium sneak preview

olympic-stadium-and-west-ham-badge-pic-pa-391417952One way to get a sneak preview of the Olympic Stadium prior to our moving next August is to take part in the Newham Great Run weekend next July.

Entries are now open for next year’s event, taking place on Sunday 17th July 2016.

The 10K event is part of a weekend of running in East London. With the return of the Great Family Run and the Great Newham London Run 4 x 1/4 Marathon Team Relay. All runners in the 10k will get the chance to have their very own Olympic moment as they finish inside the Stadium and cross the famous finish line and running track, which saw Olympic greats Usain Bolt, Jessica Ennis-Hill and Mo Farah race across in 2012.

The 2K family run is just £8 per person to enter


while the 10K run is £32 per person


The four team relay costs £25 per person



About Sean Whetstone

I am Season Ticket Holder in West stand lower at the London Stadium and before that, I used to stand in the Sir Trevor Brooking Lower Row R seat 159 in the Boleyn Ground and in the Eighties I stood on the terraces of the old South Bank. I am a presenter on the West Ham Podcast called MooreThanJustaPodcast.co.uk. A Blogger on WestHamTillIdie.com a member of the West Ham Supporters Advisory Board (SAB), Founder of a Youtube channel called Mr West Ham Football at http://www.youtube.com/MrWestHamFootball, I am also the associate editor here at Claret and Hugh. Life Long singer of bubbles! Come on you Irons! Follow me at @Westhamfootball on twitter