Race for Life Haydock 5k
Sun 30th June 2024
How to Get There
By car: The venue is located just one mile from junction 23 of the M6. The main car park is accessed from the A580 East. For Sat Nav users, please enter the postcode WA12 0HQ.
By train: The nearest train station to Haydock Park Racecourse is Newton-le-Willows, available on trains running from Manchester Piccadilly, Victoria and Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street.
By bus: You can get the 620 (St Helens to Hindley Green via Ashton and Haydock) and the 320 (St Helens to Wigan via Ashton and Haydock). Times may vary on Sunday so please check before travel. For journey times please call 0871 200 2233 or go to arrivabus.co.uk.
Please remember to bring your own water bottle already filled as there will be no bottled water provided at events.
Please check back for information on electric charging points and bike racks.
Due to the soft sand, grass and uneven surfaces throughout the course, following an assessment it has been recommended as not suitable for wheelchair users, mobility aids, and pushchairs. However, please also read the course information section and decide whether you feel this is a suitable course for you.
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].
Meeting Point Information
The meeting point is situated in the middle of the racecourse on the farside of the pond. To get there you will need to walk through the famous stands and cross the race track into the centre. The finish line will also be within the similar vacinity.
If using what3words, enter<a href="https://www.what3words.com/rocks.bike.doing?partner=RaceForLife"> ///rocks.bike.doing</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.
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.
Dogs are allowed at this event proving they are on a short lead.
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