Leicestershire Local Run is Back!

Posted: Wed, 16 Oct 2013 13:00

Leicestershire Local Run is Back!

As part of the Run England initiative to get the whole nation running, Leicester-Shire and Rutland Sport (LRS) have organised another Leicestershire Local Run. The run will take place on Sunday October 27th at 10am at Victoria Park, Leicesterand cost £2 for adults.

A qualified and insured Run Leader will guide the run along a scenic planned route in Victoria Park. The run is for all abilities and everyone is welcome, from beginner to experienced runners and families wanting to take part together. The run will last for no more than one hour and people can take part in a 5k or 10k route, or whatever distance they feel comfortable doing.

To book online to reserve your place visit: www.lrsport.org/running

When: Sunday October 27th at 10am

Where: Victoria Park, Leicester (meet at the park Cafe)

Beverley Hooper, Recreational Athletics Activator, said:"Our Leicestershire Local Run series is all about encouraging runners to discover the enjoyment of running with a group. All of our Run Leaders are qualified and insured with Run England but, more than that, they have an enthusiasm for recreational running which they just love to share! These truly are all-comers events and everyone is welcome."

To find out more about running and local Run England groups visit www.lrsport.org/running or search for your local group at http://www.runengland.info/

For more information contact Andrew Watson, Sports Development Officer, Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport on a.watson4@lboro.ac.uk / 01509 564872 or Beverley Hooper, Recreational Athletics Activator on beverleyhooper@hotmail.co.uk / 07876 380184.

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