Christmas 2019

We will be running an event on Christmas day at 9am (as long as it is safe to go ahead).

We will NOT be doing an event on New Years Day. There are New Years day events on at Horton Park, Myrtle Park, Cliffe Castle and several of the Leeds events. Please check their pages for start times as these can vary on New Years day.



We will be holding a parkrun on Christmas Day, this will depend on the weather and on volunteers.

If you can help on Christmas Day or on the lead up to Christmas then please send us an email to

Kind Regards,
Bradford parkrun team



We will be holding an event at 9am on Christmas Day (weather and willing volunteers permitting)


Run report 30.1.16

Thankyou to Helen Brant our Run Director, and to 20 volunteers who stood, clapped and cheered you all the way around in the snow, rain, wind and all the other weathers that were thrown at us. We really appreciate all the volunteers that help us put on this event in a great location.
Well done to the 437 runners who took part in the event. We welcomed 54 first timers at Bradford parkrun and congratulate the 62 who recorded brand new personal bests.

Men’s Results

Marcin SOSZKA (SM30-34) of Saltaire Striders, was first over the line in 18:24
Graham CORBETT (VM35-39) of Saltaire Striders, was second over the line in 18:31
Matthew WARDEN (SM20-24) (Unattached) was third over the line in 18:36

Women’s Results
Jen WILLINGHAM (VW35-39) of Saltaire Striders, was first (22nd overall) over the line in 21:38
Donna KAZNOWSKI (SW30-34) of Baildon Runners, was second (27th overall) over the line in 22:00.
Julie Ann THORNTON (VW40-44) of Bingley Harriers and AC, was third (30th overall) over the line in 22:14

The following runners recorded the best Age Grade scores:
Sylvia ROSS (VW65-69) was graded 77.29% for the time 27:53 (166th overall).
Stuart DUNBAR (VM50-54) was graded 76.09% for the time 19:52 (9th overall).
John SMITHURST (VM75-79) was graded 75.98% for the time 26:26 (128th overall).
Today's full results and a complete event history can be found on the Bradford parkrun Results Page.

Bradford parkrun started on 17th April 2010, and since then 8,505 different runners, including participants from 364 athletics clubs, have completed 70,921 runs covering a total distance of 354,605 km, and there have been 14,573 new Personal Bests.
The female record is held by Helen GLOVER who ran in a time of 00:18:13 on 2016-01-16 (event number 293).
The male record is held by Tom ADAMS who ran in a time of 00:15:49 on 2013-06-01 (event number 158).

Robyn Hill - completed her 10th parkrun
Lee Ricketts – completed his 50th parkrun
If you are completing a milestone with us next week or know someone who is let us know and we will give them a shout out.

Current standing in the Men's annual points competition:
John BEESLEY (Unattached) 2657 pts.
Martin FILLINGHAM (Saltaire Striders) 2654 pts.
Ben WATSON (Baildon Runners) 2612 pts.
Current standing in the Women’s annual points competition:
Helen LOVE (Saltaire Striders) 3579 pts.
Stacey CLEAL (Queensbury RC) 3491 pts.
Liz ROBINSON (Eccleshill Road Runners) 2302 pts.

To everyone that has put their name down already we are very grateful, here is how many volunteers we need for the next few parkrun days…
11 vacant volunteer slots on 6th February
17 vacant volunteer slots on 13th February
15 vacant volunteer slots on 20th February
If you are free on any of those weekends or any other please send us an email:

Run Report Writers
Could you help make a run report like this? They are very simple to make and you still get your volunteer point. All you need is a PC or a mobile to write one on. If you are interested or would like more details email us at we would love to hear from you.

Polite reminders
Please keep dogs on short leads at all times on the course.
Under 11s- Under 11s should be within arm’s reach of a responsible adult. This is for the safety of your child and a requirement of parkrun's insurance. Please keep your child accompanied at all times.
Remember the park is open to other users so give way and be polite at all times.

So that’s another parkrun day gone, but we will see you all next week!

Kind Regards,
Jack Smith-Eccles
(Run Report Writer)



Hi everyone, we will be having a Bradford parkrun at 9am on Christmas Day!

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