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How far is 3k?

A race for everyone

Getting ready for your Race for Life

3 kilometres is just under 2 miles or about the same length as a walk to your local shops and back.

This accessible distance is what makes Race for Life the perfect event for people of all ages and abilities. 

Join the Race for Life 3k today

Now you know how far 3k is, why not find an event to enter? Race for Life events are completely non-competitive and there's no pressure to finish in a certain time.

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