Parkrun takes up challenge

November 03 2017

CHILDREN in Bristol are being challenged to run 2k this month as part of the 2017 European City of Sport.

 

CHILDREN in Bristol are being challenged to run 2k this month as part of the 2017 European City of Sport.

The Eastville Park Junior Parkrun, which takes place every Sunday,  has been chosen as the site for the central and east run on November 5, 12, 19 or 26 at 9am. Entrants are encouraged to wear yellow. More details at: https://www.bristolcityofsport17.co.uk/bristol-2k-challenge

The Staple Hill Junior Parkrun is also proving popular. Every Sunday morning, mums, dads and even grandparents have been turning up at Page Park to encourage their children to have fun as well as staying fit and healthy. The biggest turnout was 165 children, with the average number of runners every week 135, all running at an average time of 00:13:11.