Worcester 5k 2021
There has been a change to this event since the original listing, the most up to date information is posted below. If you have any questions or concerns please contact us.
Sunday 17 Oct 2021
£14.99 Adults | £10.00 Children | £14.99 Young Adults
This is a 5k for everyone. This is thousands of people uniting with one purpose - to raise valuable funds for life-saving research.
Date: Sunday 17 Oct 2021
Time: from 12:30
Young Adults: £14.99
Under 6 entry (Girls and boys): free and no registration needed
Venue: Worcester Racecourse, Grandstand Road, Worcester, WR1 3EJ View map
The Worcester 5k Race for Life route starts in the middle of the racecourse, in Pitchcroft field. The course is combination of pathways and grass that is flat.
The start and finish line is in Pitchcroft field, which is in the middle of the racecourse grounds. When planning your journey to the event please allow an extra 10 minutes to get to the start area once you have arrived at the racecourse.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we’ll be operating a staggered start time in 2021 to ensure your safety on event day. Additional start times may become available as and when needed.
Please arrive no earlier than 15 minutes before your start time.
Please use city centre car parks or public transport for the event. There will be no event parking at Worcester Racecourse, however there are plenty of public car parks near within walking distance in the city. You can find out more by visiting the Worcester City Council website.
Please be aware that the nearest car parks to the racecourse will fill up quickly and therefore you may be required to park further away from the venue than expected. Please plan appropriately for your parking and walking time to the event.
This event is deemed suitable for wheelchairs with assistance. Assistance is required due to the nature of the terrain. The event site and part of the course are on grass and this can become boggy in to poor weather conditions. there are some uneven paths, however most are relatively flat.
There is blue badge holder parking available in Croft Road Car Park. The event site is approximately 500m from this car park.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note, whilst we hope we can open our events to families and friends supporting on the day, this may not be possible due to government guidelines around COVID-19. We will update on this nearer the time.
We will be giving away bottled water at the finish line. But due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and our plans to reduce single use plastics at our events we encourage participants to bring their own water or hydration fluids on the day.