Race details for the Race for Life Falmouth 2014 event. Distance (Kilometres) Time Entry details Sun 18 May 2014
This venue is suitable for wheelchair users with assistance.
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.
The route follows the undulating road along the scenic coast towards Pendennis Castle, before returning the same way. You couldn’t ask for better views.
The start line is across the entrance to the Gyllyngvase Beach car park.
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 on site, while waiting to cheer you through the finish.
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.
Follow signs for Parking available at Swanpool Beach Car Park - private car park so there is a charge of 2 pounds. A donation is made to the charity. Roads around the route will be closed from 8am - 2pm approx. Please follow diversion signs on the day.
Car parking is available a short walk from the venue - please follow signs to the official car park. The nearest train station is Falmouth Town, which is approximately a 10 minute walk from the event site. The event site is also a short walk from various bus stops.
Please allow yourself extra time to walk from the official car park to the main event site.