Race details for the Race for Life Cardiff 10k 2014 event. Distance (Kilometres) Time Entry details2014 Sat 19 Jul 2014
Race details for the Race for Life Cardiff 5k 2014 event. Distance (Kilometres) Time Entry details2014 Sun 20 Jul 2014
This venue is suitable for wheelchair users with assistance.
Most of our 2014 events have taken place. You can enter some of our 2015 events now, so have a look and find your nearest 2015 event. If it's not listed yet, you can purchase a 2015 early bird voucher which can be redeemed in January. Buy your voucher now.
2015 early bird vouchers
You can now purchase your 2015 voucher for £10 - a third off the normal adult entry fee. Buy your early bird voucher now.
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.
We’ve set up a Facebook page especially for Race for Life Cardiff, and will be updating it will all your need-to-know information. Make sure you don’t miss out by joining the page.
The course takes a scenic route around Bute Park. A big, flat course, a mainly on hard standing and an amazing atmosphere; all wrapped up in the centre of Cardiff.
The start line is in Blackweir Field.
On the day
Don’t forget to bring your friends and family along to support you. They can stroll around the many stalls we’ll have, including face painting, bouncy castles and refreshments all while listening to entertainment provided by CapitalFM.
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.
There is no parking provided for this event. Use city centre car parks and public transport and walk to Blackweir Fields. Please allow adequate time to walk to the start area.
Please ensure you arrive early with plenty of time to get to the start before 11am. Late arrivals will be re-directed to avoid a late start time for other participants.