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Race for Life Aberystwyth 10k

The Bandstand, Marine Terrace, The Promenade, Ceredigion, Aberystwyth, SY23 2BX

Sun 12th May 2024

1 race


Organiser's Description

Looking for more of a challenge without any pressure? Race for Life 10k is for you! Our 10k events are now chip-timed, so you can find out if you’ve beaten your personal best – while you’re raising funds to help beat cancer. 10k is just over 6 miles. Take it at your own pace or push yourself a little more. Have fun with it and enjoy the atmosphere.


  • Adults

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

    Sun 12th May 2024




  • Adults

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

    Sun 12th May 2024



How to Get There

Pedestrians: If you are walking to the event, you can access the event site along Marine Terrace or Victoria Terrace, off Terrace road, Albert Place or Pier Street.

General Event Parking: The course requires road closures to ensure the safety of our participants. The following roads will be closed from 5am on the morning of the event:

- Victoria Terrace

- Marine Terrace

- Riverside Terrace

-New Promenade

- King Street

- Terrace Road

- South Marine Terrace.

There is no official parking, so please park in town centre car parks and walk to the start.

Blue Badge Parking: The closest Car park is North Road Car park or St Michaels car park, this is approx 5minute walk to the event site.

Volunteer Parking: The closest Car park is North Road Car park or St Michaels car park, this is an approx 5minute walk to the event site.

Drop Offs: The course requires road closures to ensure the safety of our participants. The above roads will be closed from 5am on the morning of the event.

Public Transport:

Bus: Unfortunately the busses do not run on a Sunday.

Train: The start is an 8min walk (0.4miles) from Aberystwyth train station

Electric Charging points: The closest charging port is at Lower Park Avenue Car Park, which is 17min walk, 0.7 miles away from the start line.

Cycling Bike Racks: There are limited bike racks around the area, the closest are: Next to the new cycle shelter near the Rail Station at the back of Matalan, Outside Plascrug Leisure Centre.

Further Information

Accessibility description: The 10K Course has an overall ascent of 59m. Throughout the whole 10K, the course is relatively flat and is solely on hardstanding, with the steepest gradient being 20% for approx 3m.The whole course has a width of 3m or more. Please note: due to the location of the event, sand from the coastline can be blown onto the pavement and become slippery.

If you require any further information on the accessibility of a Race for Life event, or wish to bring a carer/assistant to accompany you or if you need to bring a guide runner, please contact our Supporter Hotline on 0300 123 0770 and press 1 when prompted (Opening hours are 8am - 6pm Monday to Friday) or email us at [email protected]

A British Sign Language Interpreter will be available on stage whilst our event host is speaking.

Meeting Point Information

The start and finish line is on the promenade along Marine Terrace, outside the bandstand.

If using what3words, enter ///routs.added.pushy in the free app, to find the exact starting point

Event Day Information

We are delighted to welcome spectators to Race for Life so please do bring your family and friends along to cheer you on and support you on the day.

If you feel you might need extra help at the event please do pick up a special badge at the Blue Enquires Marquee so that our crew and volunteers can look out for you.

Our team of Event Managers are proud Dementia Friends.


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