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Horsham 3k 2025

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Horsham 3k

Sunday 1 Jun 2025

£14.99 Aged 16 and over | £10.00 Children, under 6s free
Minimum fundraising target: £50

Date: Sunday 1 Jun 2025

Time: 10:00

Venue: Horsham Park

30% off entry in 2025 with code RFL25ISU

Life is worth Racing for. Enter Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life and raise money for life-saving cancer research.

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About the 3k event

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At just over 2 miles, 3k is ideal for families or groups having a go at their first Race for Life. It's a fun, achievable event for everyone – and an unforgettable day out. There's no pressure to finish in a certain time. Walk, jog or run or make your way around the course however suits you and help fund life-saving cancer research.


Horsham Park, North Street, Horsham, RH12 2BP View map

Course information

The start and finish are on grass. The course is on paths and grass and the majority is on flat ground whilst incorporating some small inclines and declines.

Our courses are accurately measured with a measuring wheel, which may differ from GPS devices. Please follow the designated route closely to maintain the intended distance; cutting corners will affect your distance covered.

Join forces or go solo

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You can take part in any Race for Life event as an individual or a group to raise money for life-saving research. Walk, jog or run together in a group or go solo at your own pace, or lead the way as a Group Leader and get family, friends and colleagues involved! However you choose to get muddy, you’re helping to beat cancer.

Warm up with other Race for Lifers

Shake off any pre-Race nerves and get moving with our fun warm-up session just before your event.

Supporters and spectators welcome

Bring along as many supporters as you like to cheer you on! We’ve got things for everyone to do, check out the Location section above to see what’s happening on the day.

Soak up the atmosphere

After you've completed the course, stay on and celebrate with other participants, friends and family with a picnic in the park.

Your entry fee covers the cost of your event, but your fundraising helps us save and improve lives. Join the celebration, join the family, and join the thousands helping to raise the money we need to power Cancer Research UK’s biggest discoveries.

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Event details

Once you sign up for your Race for Life event, you'll receive an email with all the need-to-know details to help you feel fully prepared for the day.

Meeting point

The start and finish line are on Horsham Park's most southernly field, adjacent to the Pond.

If using what3words, enter ///crass.fairly.scare  in the free app, to find the exact starting point.

By car:

General Event Parking: There is no designated event parking, please use town centre car parks. 

Blue Badge Parking: Please use the designated parking bays in either the Jubilee or Pavillions Car parks.

Volunteer Parking: There is no dedicated volunteer parking.  The nearest car parks are Jubilee or Pavilions Car Park

Drop Offs: There are no designated Race for Life drop off points at this venue.

Electric Charging points: The nearest charging points are BP Pulse Charging Station, Horsham District Council Offices Car Park, North Street, Horsham, RH12 1RL (0.3 Miles to Horsham Park) and connected Kerb Charging Station, Rushams Road, North Heath Lane, New Town, Horsham, RH12 2NT (0.3 Miles to Horsham Park).

Public transport and pedestrians:

Pedestrians: Please access the park via any of the entrances and head to the most southern field, closest to the pond and North Parade car park.

Bus: There are local bus services to both Blunts Way (17, 68, 100) and Horsham Station (23, 98, 200)

Train: The nearest station to Horsham Park is Horsham Station which is a 5 minute walk from the park. 

Cycling & Bike Racks: There are none available at this event.

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

This event is suitable for wheelchairs users with assistance, the course is predominately on grass and involves some slight incline and declines.

We aim for maximum accessibility at our events. Our contact centre and on-site team are ready to assist with any needs or questions you may have.

Additional Support request badges are available, and our Event Managers are trained Dementia Friends.


Bring a water bottle
We’re trying to reduce single-use plastic at Race for Life. Please bring your own reusable water bottle, already filled. We'll provide an ecofriendly water-refill station at the finish that uses as little single-use plastic as possible.

Have the right kit
It’s a good idea to check the weather before your event and dress accordingly. Think breathable sports gear (leggings and shorts are ideal) and well-fitting trainers. For Pretty Muddy, wear something you don’t mind getting dirty.
Check out the latest range of Race for Life clothing and accessories in our online shop.

Be sun smart
Stay sun safe by finding shade when you’re not on the course and covering up with clothes, a hat and sunglasses. On parts you can’t cover, use sunscreen with at least SPF15 and a 4 or 5 star rating. Find out more about being sun smart.

Your back sign and race number
Remember to bring your back sign and Race number which will be sent to you in the post – don’t forget safety pins so you can attach them to you.

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