Chester

  1. Race details for the Race for Life Chester 2014 event.
    Distance (Kilometres)TimeEntry details
    2014
    5k
    Sun 20 Jul 2014
    9:00
    Event Closed
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Venue details

Location

Chester Racecourse,
New Crane Street,
Chester,
Cheshire,
CH1 2LY

Facilities

  • Catering: there will be refreshments at the start/finish area
  • Toilets: there are toilets at the start/finish area
  • Stalls and family fun: there are stalls and activities at this venue
  • Parking is available at this venue.
  • Dogs are allowed at this venue.
  • This venue is suitable for pushchairs.

This venue is not suitable for wheelchair users.

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.

Take part

Show cancer who’s boss by taking on a 5k 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.

The course

Starting at the Racecourse, the event takes a scenic route through the historic Chester city centre. Featuring a mix of terrain with roads, footpaths and grassed areas at the start and finish, the event has an amazing atmosphere.

Meeting point

The start line is in the centre of the Racecourse, with various entrances around the venue.

On the day

Don’t forget to bring your friends and family along to support you. There will also be some extra activities and items to buy so please remember to bring some spare change.

Map and directions

Public transport

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:

Parking and travel information

Please arrive at least an hour before the start of your Race for Life event to avoid queuing.

Free parking is available at the Racecourse. Access to the Racecourse closes at 8.30am due to road closures througout the city.After this time please use city centre car parks.

Please note that parking charges apply in city centre car parks.

The nearest station is Chester. The station is a 20-30 minute walk from the venue through the picturesque Chester city centre.

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