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Plymouth 5k 2019

Race for Life 5k

Plymouth 5k
Sunday 16 Jun 2019

£14.99 Adults

Race for Life

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 16 Jun 2019

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: The Hoe, Hoe Promenade, Plymouth, PL1 2PA View map

Distance: 5k

Course information

The Plymouth route starts and finishes on the picturesque Hoe promenade, adjacent to Smeaton’s Tower, and provides fantastic views of the sea and a great atmosphere. The course is all on paved paths and follows closed roads around the Hoe and pathways in Hoe Gardens, so please do expect some hills.

Meeting point

The start line is on the Hoe promenade, adjacent to Smeaton’s Tower. Please arrive 1 hour before the start of the race.

There is no designated event car park at this venue, however there are multiple city centre car parks nearby. For more information please visit www.plymouth.gov.uk/parkingandtravel/findsomewherepark.

Plymouth train station is about a 25 minute walk away from the event, and the bus station is about a 15 minute walk away. Alternatively, do consider a carpool in a taxi with friends.

Please note the following road closures will be in effect for the event:

From 6.00am:  Hoe Road, Madeira Road

One-way sections from 10.00am: Hoegate Street; Lambhay Hill

From 10.30am:  Elliot Street until Junction of Citadel Road; Citadel Road for short stretch; Leigham Ter; Leigham Street; Cliff Road; W. Hoe Road; Great Western Road; Grand Parade

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

This event is suitable for wheelchair users, however there are a few steep inclines and descents on the course, so assistance is recommended.

Supporter / spectator access

Don’t forget to bring your friends and family along to support you. They can stroll around the various stalls we'lll have that will be providing entertainment, face painting and refreshments. They can also listen to some of our musical entertainment on the course while cheering you on.

Regional partner

GA Solicitors


"Plymouth law firm GA Solicitors is proud to support both Plymouth Race for Life and Pretty Muddy. Established in the city for more than 200 years, the firm is committed to supporting its local community and all those within it.  

"Advising business, families and individuals on a range of commercial and private client matters, the award-winning firm offers a level of service that is second to none."

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