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Epping 5k 2021

There has been a change to this event since the original listing, the most up to date information is posted below. If you have any questions or concerns please contact us.

Race for Life 5k
 

Epping 5k
Wednesday 25 Aug 2021

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

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: Wednesday 25 Aug 2021

Time: from 18:15

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

Venue: North Weald Airfield, Merlin Way, North Weald, Epping, CM16 6HR View map

Distance: 5k

Course information

The Epping 5k route is entirely on tarmac around the perimeter of the airfield, with a slight incline on the final stretch into the finish.

There will be no water out on the 5k route, other than at the finish, so please bring your own bottle if you feel you will need it.

Meeting point

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we’ll be operating a staggered start time in 2021 to ensure your safety on event day.  Additional start times may become available as and when needed.

The start line is by the grass area adjacent to the main airfield car park.

Access to North Weald Airfield is via Merlin Way. Please use the large gate at the bottom of Merlin A - Gate A, to access the airfield. 

There is plenty of car parking space at the airfield.

Dogs allowed
Suitable for pushchairs
Wheelchair accessible
Toilets
No bag drop
Refreshments
No showers
Parking

This event is suitable for wheelchairs as the 5k route is entirely on tarmac around the perimeter of the airfield, with a slight incline on the final stretch into the finish. However please note that the event site will be on grass as will the final stretch the finish line and the paths used for the route can be uneven, so assistance may be required. 

Supporter / spectator access

Please note, whilst we hope we can open our events to families and friends supporting on the day, this may not be possible due to government guidelines around COVID-19.  Please refer to the section ‘ how we are keeping you safe’ https://raceforlife.cancerresearchuk.org/your-safety for further updates.