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Cardiff Pretty Muddy Kids 2022

Pretty Muddy Kids

Cardiff Pretty Muddy Kids
Saturday 9 Jul 2022

£10.00 Children | £0.00 Supervising Adult

Race for Life Pretty Muddy Kids is our brilliant muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. They can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with friends, all the while helping raise valuable funds for life-saving research.

Please note, all children taking part must be at least 1.2m tall on day of event.

Key Information

Date: Saturday 9 Jul 2022

Time: from 10:00

Children: £10.00
Supervising Adult: £0.00

Venue: Coopers Field - Bute Park, Off North Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3ER View map

Distance: Pretty Muddy Kids

Meeting point

The start line is in Coopers Field. 

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This year's Pretty Muddy/Race For Life is sharing Cooper’s Field with the event ‘Depot In The Castle’, which takes place in Cardiff Castle on the same day as this event.

We want to provide you with the best possible experience for this event, including getting to and from our event sites.

Depot In The Castle will be entering their event from Castle Mews and North Road, so we are asking Race For Life participants and spectators to please access the park from Castle Street by Pettigrew’s Tea Rooms and Millennium Bridge from Sophia Gardens.

We will be working with Depot In The Castle to provide stewards at park entrances to ensure our participants and spectators arrive and are able to make their way to our event site which is located in the northern section of Cooper’s Field as quickly and safely as possible.


Please utilise public transport where you can. There is no specific event parking . Alternitvely please use city centre car parks.

The car parks most local to Bute Park and this event are:

Sophia Gardens

North Road Car Park

NCP Car Park Cardiff Westgate Street

Museum Avenue

There are various bus stops on Kingsway and Castle Steet however buses run at various times on a Sunday morning. Please go to https://www.cardiffbus.com/services for timetables.

Cathays and Cardiff Central train station are a 15 minute walk away.

Course information

The Cardiff route takes a sceinc tour around the stunning Bute Park in the heart of the city of Cardiff following the River Taff into Blackwier and Pontcanna Fields. Lush grassy, flat terrain and such close proximity to the attractions of Cardiff Castle make this an exteremely popular events with a fantastic atmosphere.

All of our Pretty Muddy Kids events are approximately 5km. Obstacle layout will vary from venue to venue. Adults accompaying children will run alongside the course but will not be allowed to take part on the obstacles.

Please arrive 15 to 20minis before your start time so that you are prepared and ready to go on time.



No dogs allowed
Not suitable for pushchairs
Not wheelchair accessible
Bag drop
No showers
No parking

This event is not wheelchair accessible due to the nature of the course.

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