Park Run takeover events are going ahead as planned unless there is any details to the contrary from the Park Run organisation.

Good luck and thanks to everyone taking part and to the coordinators for making it happen!

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.


WHO IS IT FOR?

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

COST

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

IMPORTANT NOTES

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

Birmingham:

Saturday 14 March @ Perry Hall Park

Derbyshire:

Saturday 14 March @ Markeaton

Saturday 14 March @ Longeaton

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

Herefordshire

Saturday 14 March @ Hereford

Leicestershire

Saturday 14 March @ Conkers/Ashby - email 

Saturday 14 March @ Rutland - email 

Sunday 15 March @ Rutland - email 

Saturday 14 March, Sunday 15 @ Market Harborough - email 

Saturday 14 March @ Loughborough/Dishley- email 

Sunday 15 March @ Aylestone - email 

Northamptonshire

Saturday 14 March @ Sixfields Upton

Saturday 14 March @ Kettering 

If you are interested in supporting any of the Northamptonshire parkrun takeovers,(join on their Facebook page or email 

Nottinghamshire

Saturday 14 March @  Beeston Recreation Ground Parkrun (Beeston & Chilwell and Hemlock Castle Division Takeover) - Click for more information and email.

Sunday 15 March @ Rushcliffe Country Park Junior Parkrun (West Bridgford & South Trent Division Takeover) Click for more information to register as a volunteer and email.

Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 March (Junior) @ Forrest Recreation Ground, Click here for more information, to register as a volunteer email.

West Bridgford & Ruddington TBC

Sunday 15 March @ Gedling County Park Junior Parkrun  (Manvers Division Takeover). Click here for more information & to register as a volunteer and email.

Shropshire

Saturday 14 March @ Telford - email 

Staffordshire

Saturday 14 March @ Hanley - Click here for more information  

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

Warwickshire

Saturday 14 March @ Whinfield Recreation Ground, Rugby - email

Saturday 14 March @ Miners Welfare Park, Bedworth - email 

Saturday 14 March @ Coventry War Memorial Park

Saturday 14 March @ Newbold Comyn,Leamington 

Saturday 14 March @ Fire Service College, Moreton-in-Marsh

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

West Mercia

Sunday 15 March @ Bloxwich, email 

Worcestershire

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

Saturday 14th March @ Redditch, arrow valley 

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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.

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