Race details for the Race for Life Belfast 5k (am) 2014 event. Distance (Kilometres) Time Entry details Sun 01 Jun 2014
Race details for the Race for Life Belfast 5k (pm) 2014 event. Distance (Kilometres) Time Entry details Sun 01 Jun 2014
This venue is not suitable for wheelchair users.
Show cancer who’s boss by taking on a 5k or a 10k Race for Life event. Run, walk or dance your way through the course and help us say "cancer we're coming to get you."
Adult entry (16+ women-only) - £14.99
Child entry (6-15 girls and boys under 13) - £10
Under 6 entry (boys and girls) - free and no registration needed
You and your friends can also take part by volunteering. Our events can't take place without the hundreds of people who give up their time for a few hours to set up the courses and get everyone in the Race for Life mood. Find out more and register to be a volunteer.
This course takes you on a journey through the beautiful Stormont Estate; including stunning views of the Carson Statue and Stormont Building on your climb up Prince of Wales Avenue. After this enjoy the downhill section before following the path through the wildlife refuge on your return. The majority of the route is on gravel pathways or road, and there is one steep incline as part of your Race for Life challenge.
The start line is located on the sports fields near the Pavilion Building.
On the day
Don’t forget to bring your friends and family along to support you, they can take part in our family activities and have a great day out.
Map and directions
To prevent congestion, we strongly recommend you use public transport or car share to your Race for Life event.
Please plan your route before your event to ensure you arrive on time. For help planning your route, visit or call:
- National Rail Enquiries 08457 484950
- Traveline (public transport information) 0871 200 2233
- AA Routefinder
Parking and travel information
Please arrive at least an hour before the start of your Race for Life event to avoid queuing.
Parking is available inside the venue. Please follow event signage
All car parks are only a short walk to the main event area by the Pavilion within the Stormont Estate.
Disabled parking is available in the Pavilion Car Park for Blue Badge holders only.
Please note the car park off the Upper Newtownards Road is closed to all vehicles for the duration of the event, pedestrian access is permitted. A drop off zone is located in The Stormont Hotel Car Park.
The 4A Metro bus route is active on a Sunday as are the buses 507 & 509 which stop on the Newtownards Road; these buses are frequent every hour along the Upper Newtownards Road.