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Aberystwyth 5k 2022

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Aberystwyth 5k
Sunday 15 May 2022

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

This is a 5k for everyone. This is thousands of people uniting with one purpose - to raise valuable funds for life-saving research.

Key Information

Date: Sunday 15 May 2022

Time: 10:00

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

Venue: The Bandstand, Marine Terrace, The Promenade, Ceredigion, Aberystwyth, SY23 2BX View map

Distance: 5k

Course information

This course is a single lap 5K.

The Aberystywth course runs along the Promenade, Marine Terrace, New Promenade and S Marine Terrace from end to end. It starts on Marine Terrace heading towards the Pier, then running along the Promenade towards the RNLI Lifeboat Station. The course then follows the national cycle path to u turn in Maesyrafon Car Park. The course then returns down the cycle path to S Marine Terrace to return back to the finish line after doing a U turn at Consitution Hill. 

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

Meeting point

The start line is on the promenade along Marine Terrace, outside the Bandstand. Please make your way to this event via Terrace Road.

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The following roads will be closed as part of the event: Victoria Terrace, Marine Terrace, Riverside Terrace and New Promenade, King Street, Terrace Road and South Marine Terrace. Please bear this in mind when planning your route and parking.

There is no official parking, so please park in town centre car parks and walk to the start.

Car sharing or public transport is advisable. The start is just a short walk from the town centre car parks & stations.

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

The event site and route is hard standing. This route is also flat, so easily accessible for wheelchair users and pushchairs.

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