Run Report 19/03/17

Well what a wet, windy, wild and very muddy morning it was today in Towneley Park!

17 volunteers and 48 juniors braved the elements to run our #32nd Burnley junior parkrun, 6 of whom achieved a PB today in the worst weather conditions, Congratulations!

7 First timers joined us today and we really hope to see you again next week.

Thank you to everyone who came to help, run and support us today in the worst weather conditions!

 

 

Run report 12/03/17

Thankfully the rain held off for the 58 juniors who joined us for our #31st Burnley junior parkrun in Towneley Park this morning 11 of which were first timers.

Congratulations to the 12 juniors who achieved PB's today!

Please remember that junior parkrun is a fun run, you can run, jog and / or walk it doesn't matter how fast or slow you are we are delighted to see you all taking part. Some more competitive children may use junior parkrun to test themselves against their own times and against others, participation should ultimately be for fun and we ask all parents/family members/guardians/volunteers not to put the children under pressure to perform.

Good News from junior parkrun HQ - certificates will now be available for any junior who completes 100 junior parkruns! Bands and certificates are available for 11, 21 and 50 runs. Certificates are available by logging into your parkrun profile and clicking on the "club progress" section, you can print off or download your certificate there.

We would like to wish our very special photographer David a very Happy Birthday! Thank you David for all you do we all appreciate it greatly.

As usual we would like thank all our amazing volunteers, without them this wouldn't be possible! If anyone would like to volunteer please contact us via email, facebook or speak to one of our Race Directors.

 

 

Run Report 05/03/17

On a cold windy but dry morning in Towneley Park 61 juniors, 7 of which were first timers, arrived ready for the 2K FREE timed junior parkrun.

We were pleased to issue 2 half marathon bands and 7 juniors achieved PB's today - Congratulations!

Did you know - when you have achieved your half marathon, marathon or ultra marathon band you can log onto your parkrun profile on www.parkrun.org.uk and print off a matching certificate to go with your band.

A huge thanks to all our volunteers - all 20 of you! Your help is greatly appreciated!

 

 

Run Report 26/02/17

Bring a Friend day was a huge success today despite the cold and windy conditions. Thankfully the rain held off!

Thank you to our volunteers for contributing cakes and  refreshments and a special thanks to Jane from Clayton Harriers.

We had a massive 81 runners today, 13 of which were first timers and we hope to see you all again next week - don't forget your barcodes.

We also had 17 New PB's!! A massive congratulations to you all!

We had the pleasure of presenting 4 half marathon bands this week, well done guys!

We look forward to seeing you all next week!

 

Run Report 19/02/17

A mild day greeted 53 enthusiastic youngsters and 14 volunteers as we arrived at Towneley Park for our #28th junior parkrun.

Plenty of 1st timers joined us today which was lovely to see, a big junior parkrun welcome to you all!!

We were pleased to issue 2 half marathon bands and 1 marathon band today. For our first timers - bands are issued when you have completed the following number of runs-

Blue - Half Marathon, 11 junior parkruns which is 22k, Green - Marathon, 21 junior parkruns which is 42k, Orange - Ultra Marathon, 50 junior parkruns which is a massive 100k!

We hope to see you all again next week!

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