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Middlesbrough 5k 2023

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Middlesbrough 5k
Friday 7 Jul 2023

£15.99 Adults | £11.00 Children

This is a 5k for everyone. This is thousands of people uniting with one purpose - to raise valuable funds for life-saving research.

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Key Information

Date: Friday 7 Jul 2023

Time: 19:00

Adults: £15.99
Children: £11.00
Young Adults: £15.99
Under 6 entry (Girls and boys): free and no registration needed

Venue: Stewart Park, Stewart Park, The Grove, Marton, Middlesbrough, TS7 8AR View map

Distance: 5k

Course information

The Middlesbrough route is a loop of the beautiful Stewart Park. The start is on the main field in between the main car park and the lower lake.

The 5km route has been designed to take in all the attractions the park has to offer. You will pass all the lakes within the park, the Captain Cook Birthplace Museum, the animal enclosures, and the memorial gardens.

Please arrive 30 to 45 minutes before your start time so that you are prepared and ready to go on time.

Meeting point

The event site containing the start and finish line is in the main field between the car park and the lower lake in Stewart Park.

If using what3words, enter ///complains.frosted.output in the free app, to find the exact starting point.

There is limited space for cars on the Stewart Park site, and we encourage all participants to car share or use public transport.

The number 63 bus goes past the entrance to the park and runs every 10 minutes from both Middlesbrough and Redcar directions.

The nearest train station is Marton train station you can plan your journey using the Traveline North East website. 

Dogs allowed
Suitable for pushchairs
Wheelchair accessible
No bag drop
No showers

The route is predominantly flat and on smooth paved surfaces. However, the start and finish areas are on grass which may need assistance in wet weather.

If you require any further information on the accessibility of a Race for Life event, or wish to bring a carer/helper to accompany you, 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 raceforlife@cancer.org.uk

Supporter / spectator access

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.

Please bring a filled water bottle with you to your event as we're proactively managing our impact on the environment. We will be removing single use plastic bottles.