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Race for Life Taunton 5k

Bridgwater and Taunton College (Taunton Centre), Wellington Road, Taunton, TA1 5AX

Sun 7th July 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 7th July 2024

    £15.99

Book

  • Adults

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

    Sun 7th July 2024

    £15.99

How to Get There

There is limited parking at this event, please use the Heron Drive entrance following the signage to access this parking.



There is a train station in Taunton which is about a 25 minute walk from the venue. For further information on where to park locally please visit the Taunton Deane Borough Council website.

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] .



The route has a mixed terrain with gentle slopes but is mainly on gravel through Longrun meadow. The event site and part of the route is on grass. Taunton 5k is wheelchair accessible with assistance but can become boggy and uneven in poor weather conditions.’

Meeting Point Information

The start line is on the Castle School playing fields, opposite the Castle Sports Centre. From the Car Park, please enter the main event site via the path behind the Disabled Car Parking.



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Please arrive no earlier than 15 minutes before your start time.

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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