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Race for Life Northampton 5k

Abington Park, Abington Park Crescent, Northampton, NN3 3AD

Sun 30th July 2023

1 race

£15.99

Organiser's Description

This is a 5k for everyone. This is thousands of people uniting with one purpose - to raise valuable funds for life-saving research

Races

  • Adults

    £15.99

    Sun 30th July 2023

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

Book

  • Adults

    £15.99

    Sun 30th July 2023

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

How to Get There

There will be free event parking at the venue. Du to the large number of participants attending please use other local parking options or public transport if you can. The entrance to the car park for participants is just off Abington Crescent.

Please remember to bring your own water bottle already filled as there will be no bottled water provided at events. ScottishPower water refill stations will be available to use.

Course Details

The Northampton route meanders through Abington Park covering all areas of the scenic park. The route is primarily on grass and cross-country terrain with some short sections on pathways. There are a number of inclines and declines throughout the course.

Please arrive 30 to 45mins before your start time so that you are prepared and ready to go on time.

Please remember to bring your own water bottle already filled as there will be no bottled water provided at events. ScottishPower water refill stations will be available to use.

Further Information

Unfortunately this event is not deemed suitable for wheelchair users. The course goes off the main path throughout the course and is primarily on grass, this can become boggy due to poor weather conditions. Throughout the park there is uneven terrain which the course route goes through.

However, for spectators, the park has paths throughout and offers a range of spots to view the participants at different parts of the course. Please be aware that the event parking is on grass.

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 meeting point and start line are within Meridian Showground . The finish line will also be within the same venue in a similar vicinity.

If using what3words, enter <a href="https://www.what3words.com/vague.knee.help?partner=RaceForLife">///vague.knee.help</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.

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

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Harriet-Jayne Eames

Location

30 Jul 2023

£15.99

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