Press Release: February 27, 2019
Sunday 19th May 09:00. A charity walk from Knightsbridge, London to the iconic Epsom Downs racecourse, home of the Investec Derby.
Fundraise for your favourite charity or cause. Walk in the footsteps of millions of race fans, who through the years have made their way to this world famous historic event. The Derby.
Take in some of London’s most beautiful sites. We begin a stones throw from the original Tattersalls building at Hyde Park corner. Walk from Constitution Hill, Buckingham Palace, Birdcage walk, and Westminster, through to some of her famous suburbs, Kennington, Clapham, Tooting, Wimbledon and Epsom. Finishing with a climb along history laden Chalk Lane, site of The Amato pub and The Durdans. The reward for your efforts is a two course meal plus bubbles at the racecourse and the photo opportunity of a lifetime.
From its inception in 2009 when Edward Gillespie and Stephen Wallis, both Epsom racecourse MD’s joined the walk we’ve had a plethora racing folk including; Dave Yates (Newsboy), Lee Mottershead, Lucinda Cavendish, Harry Dunlop, Julia Budd, Godolphin, Racing TV, Racing Post, Kate Austin, JSC Sport plus many more, either walk or support us in some way.
Tickets for this event are limited and are apt to sell very quickly. For more information go to the Derbywalk website or visit www.thejockeyclub.co.uk/epsom/events-tickets/derby-walk/ . So, whether you fancy a Sunday morning stroll, a fundraising walk, or trying to beat the walk record of under 4 hours join us on Sunday 19th May. JS
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