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Basingstoke 5k 2022

Race for Life
 

Basingstoke 5k
Sunday 29 May 2022

£10.00 Children | £14.99 Young Adults | £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.

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Key Information

Date: Sunday 29 May 2022

Time: 11:00

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

Venue: War Memorial Park, Hackwood Road, Basingstoke, RG21 4AH View map

Distance: 5k

Course information

A brand new venue for 2022.  This course is a single lap 5K.

The course begins infront of the car park, heads South along the cycle route along the edge of the park. Entering the field behind Crowne Plaza and back towards the football pitches, heading towards the car park. It continues further going around the War Memorial park and towards the finish, near the childrens play area.

The course is mostly flat but with mixed terrain and a small incline near the end.

The course is a mixture of paths and grass, which can get boggy and wet in wet weather conditions. 

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 in the field behind Crossborough car park near the play park.

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Please use public transport to get to the event as there is no parking on site.

From Basingstoke train station it is a 30min walk to the start line.

You can catch Bus 17 and walk 5 minutes up Crossborough Gardens to the start line.

Bus 10, 12 & 13 also stop at Applegarth Close, this is approx 3minutes to the start line.

 

There are a number of car parks locally these are: -

- Southern Road car park - 5min walk

- Castons car park - 6min walk

- Castons Yard - 5min walk

- Joices Yard - 8min walk

Please be aware that parking in Crossborough car park is for blue badge holders only.

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

Unfortunately this event is not deemed suitable for wheelchair or pushchair users. The course is all on grass which can become boggy in poor weather and in some sections of the course there are narrow paths which are not suitable for wheelchairs or pushchairs.