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Race for Life Worcester Pretty Muddy 5k

Worcester Racecourse, Grandstand Road, Worcester, WR1 3EJ

Sat 20th July 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 20th July 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over


  • Adults


    Sat 20th July 2024

    Entry for Adults 18 and Over

How to Get There

Pedestrians: The event can be accessed via foot in different areas. You can access the event site, either through pitchcroft car park, grandstand road or water works road.

General Event Parking: There will be no event car parking for this event due to its location.

We recommend car sharing and using public transport to get yourself to and from the event.

Pitchcroft car park has limited space and we recommend to use alternative areas to avoid disappointment. This is the main entrance/exit for emergency services and for blue badge holders only.

Local Car Parks:

Castle Market Car park - 0.2 Miles - Charges

Croft Road Car Park - 0.3 Miles - Charges

Crown Gate Car Park - 0.4 Miles - Charges

Blue Badge Parking: Pitchcroft car park is the closest, however it does have limited space.

Other Local Car Parks with Blue Badge spaces.

Castle Market Car park - 0.2 Miles - Charges

Croft Road Car Park - 0.3 Miles - Charges

Crown Gate Car Park - 0.4 Miles - Charges

Volunteer Parking: Hardstanding within the racecourse.

Drop Offs: Please use pitchcroft car park as a drop off and pick up area. There will be stewards located around the car park, so please listen to their instructions.

Public Transport:-

Bus: There are multiple buses that go into Worcester City Centre. The closest stop to the event is Worcester City Bus Station which is 0.4 Miles away.

Train: Worcester foregate train station is the closest to the event. This is 0.4 miles away.

Electric Charging points: The closest charging station to the event, is Asda Car Park. this is 1mile away to the event.

Cycling Bike Racks: Pitchcroft car park has an area of bike racks to be used for locking bikes. There is only 500m away from the event site.

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 on 0300 123 0770 and press 1 when prompted (Opening hours are 8am - 6pm Monday to Friday) or email us at [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

Meeting Point Information

The start line is in the middle of Pitchcroft Racecourse. When planning your journey to the event, please allow an extra 5minutes to get to the start once you have arrived at the racecourse.

The finish line is in the middle of Pitchcroft Racecourse.

If using what3words, enter ///bets.urban.shed 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.

Do to the nature of this event - no dogs are allowed.

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

Please bring a change of clothes for after the event.


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