Caernarfon 5k 2022
Sunday 15 May 2022
£14.99 Young Adults | £14.99 Adults | £10.00 Children
This is a 5k for everyone. This is thousands of people uniting with one purpose - to raise valuable funds for life-saving research.
Date: Sunday 15 May 2022
Young Adults: £14.99
Under 6 entry (Girls and boys): free and no registration needed
Venue: Coed Helen Recreation Ground, Aber Foreshore Road, Caernarfon, LL54 5RP View map
The Caernarfon 5k course heads out and back along the scenic Menai Straight, featuring the Anglesey shore as a background. The course is mainly on a flat tarmac road with incredible views of the Snowdonia Mountains and Caernarfon Castle.
Please arrive 15 to 20minis before your start time so that you are prepared and ready to go on time
The meeting point, start, and finish line is located within Coed Helen Recreation Ground. If travelling from one of the town centre carparks please cross the pedestrian bridge located at the Harbour and head straight down Aber Foreshore Road. Coed Helen Recreation Ground is located a short walk from the pedestrian bridge.
If using what3words, enter ///acute.rent.knee in the free app, to find the exact starting point.
There is no designated event day parking, but there are several pay and display carparks located within walking distance to the event site. Please allow sufficient time to find parking and walk to the venue as parking may be limited on the weekend.
Slate Quay Carpark: Located at the Harbour it is approximately a 10-minute walk to the event site.
Balaclava Road Carpark: Located along Balaclava Road it is approximately a 15-minute walk to the event site.
Shell Site Carpark: Located along Balaclava Road it is approximately a 20 minute walk to the event site.
The Caernarfon 5k route is a predominately flat course, therefore we would recommend that this event is suitable for wheelchair users as the course is mainly on tarmac and remains flat throughout. A small section of the course is gravelled, but this area can be avoided if required. If spectating the event site, start, and finish line are all located on a grass field, but there is an area of hardstanding in close proximity. Please be aware that in wet weather ground conditions on the grassed areas can deteriorate quickly.
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/night.
Water re-fill stations
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.