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Race for Life Glasgow 5k

Glasgow Green, Greendyke Street, Glasgow, G40 1AT

Sun 19th May 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

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

    Sun 19th May 2024

    £15.99

    CLOSED

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  • Adults

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

    Sun 19th May 2024

    £15.99

    CLOSED

How to Get There

ublic Transport



We encourage the use of public transport to this event. The nearest train stations are High Street, Argyle Street, Queens Street and Central Station. For information on public transportfrom your local area please visit www.travelinescotland.com.



Cycling



There is cycle parking within Glasgow Green if you wish to cycle to the event.



Cars



Due to the event taking place on roads,there are a largenumber of road closures in and around the city centre from 6am onwards, please allow plenty extra time for your journey or use public transport where you can. There is no official car park for this event. Participants are requested to use city centre parking. The St Enoch Centre, Q-park Jamaica Street, NCP Glasgow King Stand NCP Glasgow the Greenhouse car parkswill have their access maintained throughout the event - please follow diversion signage and the direction of stewards where neccessary. Blue badge cars can park on Charlotte Street, speak to a steward on the day for access.

Further Information

This event is accessible to wheelchair users and pushchairs, however, assistance may be required on the Buchanan Street hill. The route is subject to change due to road works, and this page will be updated to reflect any changes. The entire route is contained on paths and roads with the only grass being the event site, which can be avoided, if neccessary.



If you require any further information on the accessibility of a Race for Life event, or wish to bring a carer/helper to accompany you, 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]

Meeting Point Information

The start and finishlines are withinGlasgow Green, by Nelson's monument.



If using what3words, enter <a href="https://www.what3words.com/trout.donor.clear?partner=RaceForLife">///trout.donor.clear</a> 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. There will be a vareity of activities and stalls at the event, so remember to bring along some cash if you&#39;d liketo get invovled.



Please bring a filled water bottle with you to your event as we&#39;re proactively managing our impact on the environment. We will be removing single use plastic bottles.

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