Grab your running shoes, your leaflets and your enthusiasm – Girlguiding Midlands is taking over parkruns across the region on 14 and 15 March 2020! There is at least one parkrun takeover happening in every county with Girlguiding members running in the event, cheering on the runners and volunteering as marshals.


Everyone! Whether you are an experienced runner or not, there is a role for you.


Completely free. If you want to volunteer or run, you will need to register on the parkrun website.


Have a look at the list below to find your nearest parkrun takeover 


Saturday 14 March @ Perry Hall Park


Saturday 14 March @ Markeaton

Saturday 14 March @ Bakewell

Saturday 14 March @ Poolsbrook

Sunday 15 March @ Shipley Junior

Sunday 15 March @ Swadlincote Junior

If you are interested in supporting any of the Derbyshire parkrun takeovers, please fill in the SurveyMonkey:


Saturday 14 March @ Hereford


Saturday 14 March @ Conkers/Ashby - email 

Saturday 14 March @ Rutland - email 

Sunday 15 March @ Rutland - email 

Saturday 14 March @ Market Harborough - email 

Saturday 14 March @ Loughborough/Dishley- email 

Sunday 15 March @ Aylestone - email 


Saturday 14 March @ Sixfields Upton

Saturday 14 March @ Kettering (join on their Facebook page or email


Saturday 14 March @ Beeston

Sunday 15 March @ Rushcliffe Country Park

Forrest TBC

West Bridgford & Ruddington TBC

Sunday 29 March @ Manvers Division Gedling Park Run (Gedling Country Park) - for more information email 


Saturday 14 March @ Telford - email 


Saturday 14 March @ Hanley - Click here for more information  

Saturday 14 March @ Cannock Chase - Click here for more information 


Saturday 14 March @ Rugby - email

Saturday 14 March @ Miners Welfare Park, Bedworth - email 

Saturday 14 March @ Coventry War Memorial Park

Saturday 14 March @ Leamington 

Rugby TBC

West Mercia



Saturday 14th March @ Worcester - Click here for more information  

Saturday 14th March @ Redditch, arrow valley 

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Girlguiding Midlands is the leading charity for girls and young women in the Midlands, with over 73,000 members.

Thanks to the dedication and support of our amazing volunteers, we are active in every part of the UK, giving girls and young women a space where they can be themselves, have fun, build brilliant friendships, gain valuable life skills and make a positive difference to their lives and their communities.

We build girls’ confidence and raise their aspirations. We give them the chance to discover their full potential and encourage them to be a powerful force for good. We give them a space to have fun.

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