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Race for Life Cheltenham 5k

Cheltenham Racecourse, Prestbury Park, Cheltenham, GL50 4SH

Sun 30th June 2024

1 race

£15.99

Organiser's Description

The 5k is an achievable distance and a good first challenge for most people. At just over 3 miles it can take about an hour to walk on average, but there's no pressure to finish in a certain time. Go at your own pace to help fund life-saving cancer research.

Races

  • Adults

    £15.99

    Sun 30th June 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

Book

  • Adults

    £15.99

    Sun 30th June 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

How to Get There

Free Parking is available at the Racecourse, please follow steward direction and access to the start line is through Gate 21.



The nearest train station is Cheltenham and is about an hour's walk away.



For local buses please refer to the Stagecoach website: https://www.stagecoachbus.com/timetables.

Further Information

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] .



This course is mainly on the paths of the Cheltenham Racecourse track and is suitable for wheelchair users with assistance. However, the terrain may become boggy in poor weather conditions so shortcuts within the course may be taken that day if the grounds are unsuitable.



There are blue badge holder parking spaces close to Gate 21 (approx. 90 metres from the event site). The start and finish area is on hardstanding, as is the route from the blue badge parking area.

Meeting Point Information

The start line is located in front of the Grandstand buildings.



If using what3words, enter ///cover.rings.throw in the free app, to find the exact starting point.



<a href="https://www.what3words.com/cover.rings.throw?partner=RaceForLife">https://www.what3words.com/cover.rings.throw?partner=RaceForLife</a>

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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