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Race for Life Sheffield 5k

Graves Park, off Cobnar Road, Sheffield, S8 8QE

Sun 9th 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 9th June 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

Book

  • Adults

    £15.99

    Sun 9th June 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

How to Get There

Travel by Car : Please use the Cobnar Road entrance . Traffic Management signs will direct cars to the car park which will be situated the playing fields in front of the cricket pavilion.



Blue badge parking: Blue badge parking spaces are available at the animal farm entrance on Hemsworth Road, this car park would be most suited to blue badge holders. Alternatively event parking (including blue badge parking) is available at the Cobnar Road entrance. Please note there is a 3 min walk from the main car park to the event site, this includes walking on a path with a gradual incline.



Please adhere to the one way system and 5mph restrictions at all times.



Drop-offs: Participants can be dropped off in the allocated zone on Cobnar Road. A steward will direct you.



Public transport: Graves Park is accessible via public transport and is serviced by multiple bus routes.



Bus Services 20 and 20A provide a service every 10 minutes along Derbyshire Lane and Hemsworth Road.



For details of bus times visit http://www.travelsouthyorkshire.com. The majority of bus services are operated by First South Yorkshire and Stagecoach Sheffield.



Please check back for details on electric charging points and bike racks.

Further Information

Event Site: The start and finish areas are both on the same grass field in front of the Graves Park Animal Farm entrance. There is a wide and tarmac path running parallel to the event site. If blue badge holders park in the animal farm car park off Hemsworth Road, the event site is easily accessible from the car park.



General event parking will be located in the field in front of the cricket pavilion off Cobnar Road, the journey from this car park to the event site does involve a path with a gradual incline



Course: We have accessed this 5K course and concluded that its is not wheelchair accessible. We do offer a 3K accessible route at this venue on the same day. Please read the course information section and decide whether you feel this is a suitable course for you.



Carers are welcome free of charge.



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<

Meeting Point Information

The event site, start and finish line is in front of Graves Park Animal Farm, near the Rose Garden Caf&eacute;

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.We have various spectator points around the course which are easily accessible



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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