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Folkestone 10k 2023

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Folkestone 10k
Sunday 11 Jun 2023

£17.49 Adults | £11.00 Children

10k is a great step up from our 5k events, that's still achievable for everyone. Join a Race for Life 10k event and help raise valuable funds for cancer-beating research.

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Key Information

Date: Sunday 11 Jun 2023

Time: 10:30

Adults: £17.49
Children: £11.00
Young Adults: £17.49
Under 6 entry (Girls and boys): free and no registration needed

Venue: The Leas, Outside The Grand, Folkestone, CT20 2XL View map

Distance: 10k

Course information

The Folkestone route boasts beautiful sea views along the Leas, down zig zag path and onto the sea wall towards Sandgate. After turning at Sandgate, it finishes with a steep incline back up onto the Leas to challenge you. 

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

There will not be any water refill stations along the course so if you require water during the event, please remember to bring your own reusable water bottle already filled up. You will be able to refill this at the refill station when you finish. 

Meeting point

The start is on The Leas, outside The Grand, Folkestone, CT20 2XL.

If using what3words, enter ///standards.standing.next in the free app, to find the exact starting point.

There is no specific parking for this event. Please use public transport where possible.

Please be aware that road closures will affect Cliff Road, Dixwell Road, Metropole Road West, Metropole East and The Leas from 10:00am-1:00pm.

Dogs allowed
Not suitable for pushchairs
Not wheelchair accessible
No bag drop
No showers
No parking

This event is not suitable for wheelchair users due to the steep incline and decline from the Leas down to the seafront wall on the 10k route.

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.