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Race for Life Plymouth 5k

The Hoe, Hoe Promenade, Plymouth, PL1 2PA

Sun 2nd 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 2nd June 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

Book

  • Adults

    £15.99

    Sun 2nd June 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

How to Get There

There is no designated event car park at this venue, however there are multiple city centre car parks nearby. For more information, please visit https://www.plymouth.gov.uk/find-somewhere-park



Plymouth train station is about a 25-minute walk away from the event, and the bus station is about a 15 minute walk away.



Please note the following road closures will be in effect for the event (timings will be updated nearer the event):



Hoe Road, Madeira Road



One-way sections: Hoegate Street; Lambhay Hill, Elliot Street until Junction of Citadel Road; Citadel Road for short stretch; Leigham Ter; Leigham Street; Cliff Road; W. Hoe Road; Great Western Road; Grand Parade



The nearest public electric car charging points to the event site are via Urban Electric Charging Station on Leigham St, Plymouth, please be mindful of road closures during event a secondary location for charging points is a BP Pulse Charging Station located at Holiday Inn Plymouth, Armada Way, Pl1 2HJ



Plymouth City Council have installed more cycle parking across the city, You can find cycle parking available on Plymouth Hoe by using what three words ///garden.pokers.stuff



Try to use the most sustainable forms of transport when making your way to the event. Explore on foot or go by bike if you can. Make use of public transport and minibuses and take the bus or join a ride-share for longer distances.

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 all solely on Tarmac and a wide route. There is no differentiation in the terrain. The event site is also on hardstanding, with the staged area on Grass next to the lighthouse which may become boggy and uneven in poor weather conditions. However due to some steep inclines, especially up Lambhay Hill on the route, assistance may be required for wheelchair users.



The 5k Course has an overall ascent of 62m throughout the full 5k course. Plymouth Hoe is accessible to all with wide tarmac paths throughout the park as well as long the seafront. All paths are suitable for wheelchairs and prams with plently of seating throughout the&

Meeting Point Information

The event site is on the Hoe grassed area, adjacent to Smeaton’s Tower.Please arrive 30 to 45mins before your start time so that you are prepared and ready to go on time.



If using what3words, enter ///pads.double.pills in the free app, to find the exact starting point.



<a href="https://www.what3words.com/pads.double.pills?partner=RaceForLife">https://www.what3words.com/pads.double.pills?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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