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image for Sporting Event item typeMencap Run at Bute Park and Arboretum

Sporting Event, Sat 21 Sep 2019, £5-£30

Mencap Run

Mencap Run

Details

Choose your distance - take on a 5km or 10km route around one of the largest urban parks in Europe.

Aim for a person best or take your time, either way, by tying your laces and clocking up the kilometres for Mencap you're helping people with a learning disability live the life they choose. Your entry fee covers the cost of organising the event, it’s the money you raise that improves lives and fights for a future where everyone is valued equally, listened to and included.

The routes are suitable for all ages and fitness levels to run, jog or walk.

If you have a disability your supporter can run with you for free, and there are wheelchair places available too.

Do you have kids? There is also a family friendly 1km run for you to enjoy together - email us to sign them up for £5!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 21 Sep 2019 08:30 to 12:30
8:30am - Pack collection and on the day registration
9:30am - 1km run starts
10:15am - 5km and 10km warm up
10:30am - 10km and 5km runs start

Prices

Entry to the 5k or 10k costs just £15 if you commit to raising at least £100 in sponsorship, or £30 if you would prefer not to fundraise.

Secure your place at Run Bute Park by completing this online form.

Children (aged 11 and under) can sign up for the 5km for just £7.50, or the 1km route for £5.00. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the event.

To book a place for a child, of if you're an adult and would like to take part in the 1km event, please contact us on 0207 696 6946 or events@mencap.org.uk.

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Address

North Road,
Cardiff,
CF10 3DX

Location

Directions

Plan route to Bute Park and Arboretum using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: ST 179770  Lat: 51.48651 Long: -3.18380

If you are using a mobile device, the postcode for the park is CF10 3DX, but please note this is for guidance only as the park covers a large area.

Pay and display car parking facilities are available nearby in Sophia Gardens (CF11 9LJ), Castle Mews (CF10 3ER) and North Road (CF10 3EA). Click here for further details about parking by Bute Park.

Bute Park is very accessible by public transport. There are several bus stops situated along Castle Street to the south, and along North Road to the east.

The West Gate entrance at the southern end of Bute Park is roughly 10 minutes walk from Cardiff Central station and 15 minutes walk from Cardiff Queen Street.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Cardiff Central station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing