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13 things you need to know about Bramley Parkrun

11 April 2017

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Ever wanted to boost your fitness but have fun in a friendly, no pressure environment? Bramley Parkrun may be right up your street! Jean Hollings has the details …

1. What is Bramley parkrun?

It is a 5km timed run, jog or walk for everyone – it’s you against the clock.

2. When is it?

Every Saturday at 9am.  The first time please arrive for 8.50am and join the new runners brief near to the changing rooms.

3. Where is it?

The event takes place in Bramley Park, Moorfields, Leeds, LS13 3JZ. Please meet at the start near the war memorial at the bottom of the park.


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Parkrunners in Bramley Park. Photo: Simon Cullingworth

4. What does it cost to join in?

Nothing – it’s free! but please register at parkrun.org.uk before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once.

Don’t forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode. If you forget it, you will not get a time which is posted on the website usually within 24 hours.

5. How fast do I have to be?

We all run for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace – there is a walking platform and the last person is always the tail runner/marshal!

6. Bramley parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers – please email bramleyhelpers@parkrun.com to help.

7. We are friendly!

Every week we grab a post-parkrun coffee in the Old Unicorn, 165 Town Street, Bramley, Leeds LS13 3NA – please come and join us.

8. What is Bramley juniorparkrun?

It is a 2km timed run, jog or walk – for children aged between 4 and 14 years.

Children can complete the course independent of their parent/guardian unlike the 5k course where they need to be at arms length of their parent/guardian.

9. When is it?

Every Sunday at 9am.

10. Where is it?

The event takes place in Bramley Park, Moorfields, Leeds, LS13 3JZ. Please meet at the ‘finish’ near changing rooms at the bottom of the park and we walk to the start together.

11. What does it cost to join in?

Nothing – it’s free! but please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once at parkrun.org.uk Don’t forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode. If you forget it, you will not get a time.

12. How fast do I have to be?

We all run for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in with your children whatever your pace – the last person is always the tail runner/marshal!

13. Bramley junior parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers – please email bramley-juniorshelpers@parkrun.com to help.

We are friendly!

   

   
   
   
   

   

   


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