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Bridgend 3k 2023

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Bridgend 3k
Sunday 4 Jun 2023

£10.00 Children | £14.99 Adults | £14.99 Young Adults

This is a 3k 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: Sunday 4 Jun 2023

Time: 11:00

Children: £10.00
Adults: £14.99
Young Adults: £14.99
Under 6 entry (Girls and boys): free and no registration needed

Venue: Newbridge Fields, Off Angel Street, Bridgend, CF31 4AH View map

Distance: 3k

Course information

The route starts on the rugby field of Newbridge Fields, behind Halo Leisure. The route runs over the bridge of the Ogmore River throughout the cricket field and neighbouring countryside fields before returning back to the finish line on the rugby field.

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

Meeting point

The start line is on the rugby pitch in Newbridge Fields. 

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Please utilise public transport where you can. There is no specific event parking but there may be limited spaces available in the recreation centre. Alternitvely please use town centre car parks.

The bus station is a 10 minute walk from the venue and buses run at various times on a Sunday morning. Please go to firstgroup.com for timetables.

The train station is a 15 minute walk away.

Please be aware that there is no parking at Bridgend Bowling Club as this is a COVID-19 testing centre.

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

This course is predominently on grass with a steep incline at the beginning and end of the course for the bridge over the River Ogmore. This course is wheelchair accessible with assistance but can become boggy and uneven in poor weather conditions.

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.