Race For Life 5K – Buxton

7:00pm Wed 19th Jun 2019
The Pavilion Gardens, St John's Rd, Buxton SK17 6BE, UK
Run 5km

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Tickets £10–£14.99


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This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of people uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. This is beating cancer.

Distances in this event

  1. 5K

    Run 5km
    7:00pm Wed 19th Jun 2019
    Tickets available
Course Details

The Buxton 5k course is a double lap route within the lovely Pavilion Gardens. The route is flat and mostly on paths making it accessible for all.

This course is wheelchair accessible with some assistance in places. It is largely flat and mostly following tarmac paths. The are some small sections on the grass where asisstance may be required. The course does cross over the miniature railway track twice, and we will have ramps and marshals in attendance to aid any wheelchair users across this section.

Raceday Logistics

The meeting point and start line is within the Pavilion Gardens next to Buxton Opera House.


There is no designated car parking for this event as the venue is easily accessible.

Buxton railway station is just a 5 minute walk to the Pavilion Gardens, and buses run along St John's Road, Burlington Road and the A515, all of which surround the venue.

Public car parks are also available around Buxton which are within walking distance to the Pavilion Gardens.


Don't forget to bring your friends and family along to support you. The course is largely open to spectators to watch and cheer you through the finish line. There may also be some extra activities and items to buy so please remember to bring some spare change.

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