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Leicester 5k 2022

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Leicester 5k
Sunday 24 Jul 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 24 Jul 2022

Time: 11:30

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

Venue: Victoria Park, London Road, Leicester, LE1 7RY View map

Distance: 5k

Course information

The Leicester course is in and around the grounds of Victoria Park on London Road. The route passes several landmarks including Leicester University and the Lutyens's Arch of Remembrance. With its picturesque setting, participants will enjoy the flat route with a mixture of terrains.

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

Please remember to bring your own water bottle already filled as there will be no bottled water provided at events. ScottishPower water refill stations will be available to use.

Meeting point

Both the start and finish lines are within the largest section of the park, opposite the sports courts, by London Road. 

If using what3words, enter ///homes.truly.cage in the free app, to find the exact starting point.

https://www.what3words.com/homes.truly.cage?partner=RaceForLife

Please remember to bring your own water bottle already filled as there will be no bottled water provided at events. ScottishPower water refill stations will be available to use.

 

There is limited parking available at and around the venue. Disabled parking will be available at Victoria Park Car park.

Limited car parks are available at Leicester University. Please follow event signage.

Freemans Common Multi-Storey Car Park is £2.50 for all day parking. 11 Putney Road, Leicester, LE2 7TF.

Alternatively East Street and Welford Road NCP car parks are close car parks near New Walk that leads to Victoria Park.

The nearest station is Leicester and is a 10 minute walk away from Victoria Park. There are also many bus routes passing Victoria Park.

Please remember to bring your own water bottle already filled as there will be no bottled water provided at events. ScottishPower water refill stations will be available to use.

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

This course is on alot of grass so is suitable for wheelchair users with assistance.

Wet weather may impact the suitability of the course, in this instance a shorter course may be offered.

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 remember to bring your own water bottle already filled as there will be no bottled water provided at events. ScottishPower water refill stations will be available to use.