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Race for Life Watford Pretty Muddy 5k

Cassiobury Park, Off Cassiobury Park Avenue, Watford, WD18 7LG

Sat 8th June 2024

1 race


Organiser's Description

Climb, crawl and slide your way around the Pretty Muddy® obstacle course at your own pace. 5k is just over 3 miles and can take about an hour to complete on average, but there's no pressure to finish in a certain time – it's all designed for fun! Get muddy as an individual or with a group of friends or family, act like a big kid and raise money for life-saving cancer research.


  • Adults


    Sat 8th June 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over


  • Adults


    Sat 8th June 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

How to Get There

Pedestrians: You can use any of the entrances into Cassiobury Park and make your way to the "Lebanon Tree".

General Event Parking: There is no parking available on the day at Cassiobury Park - please use public transport where possible or one of the Watford town centre car parks approx. 15 minute walk to the event site.

Blue Badge Parking: Please talk to a steward on arrival at Cassiobury Park for directions to park.

Drop Offs: There is no designated drop off point at this venue.

Public Transport: All forms are readily available

Bus: 352 W30 drop off pick up at the underground station - approx. 5 minute walk to the event site

Train: Watford Underground station is located outside of the park approximately 5 minutes walk to the event site. Watford Junction overground station is located in the centre of town approx. 25 minute walk to the event site.

Electric Charging points: Public Charging Station, Rosslyn Rd, Watford WD18 0JX - approx. 1.7 miles away

Cycling Bike Racks: Bike racks can be found near the Daisy cafe/hub in the centre of the park or round by The Cha Cafe near the tennis courts.

Further Information

Due to the nature of the event it is not suitable for wheelchair users. However If you require any further information on the accessibility of a Pretty Muddy 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 on0300 123 0770 and press 1 when prompted(Opening hours are 8am - 6pm Monday to Friday) or email us [email protected]

If you aren't sure whether Pretty Muddy is right for you, take a look at the obstacles and make up your own mind, please visit our website https://raceforlife.cancerresearchuk.org/about-our-events/pretty-muddy/obstacles

If you feel you might need extra help at the event please do pick up a badge at the Blue Enquires Marquee so that our crew and volunteers can look out for you and check you are OK.

Our team of Event Managers are proud to be Dementia Friends

Meeting Point Information

The start and finish areat the top of the slope next to Cassiobury Park car park located alongside the "Lebanon Tree".

If using what3words, enter <a href="https://what3words.com/monkey.rocky.belong">///monkey.rocky.belong</a> in the free app, to find the exact starting point.

Event Day Information

Please do bring your family and friends along to cheer you on and support you on the day.


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