Northampton Smile Mile 2011

Runs and Jogs, Walks

Sunday 21 August 2011

From: Abington Park
To: County Cricket Ground

£5.00 (Adult)

£15 for a family/team of four

Northampton Smile Mile 2011
Sunday 21st August 2011

The first ever Northampton Smile Mile will raise funds for the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

Join us for a relaxed 1 mile sponsored walk, jog or run around the lovely Abington Park and finishing in the County Cricket Ground where participants can then watch Northants playing Durham. This is a fun, family day out, for all ages, to celebrate Northampton becoming one of 50 chosen in the UK to be a Heart Town for the British Heart Foundation’s 50th anniversary in 2011.

Bring your friends, family or colleagues, benefit from the exercise and raise money for a great cause at the same time.  Buggies, pushchairs and wheelchairs welcome.

Entrance is just £5 per person or £15 for a family of four – all proceeds go to the British Heart Foundation.

Registration Time:  11:00am
Start Time:  11:30am

Distance: 1 mile

Registration:  Online registration will be available from Monday 11th July until Wednesday 17th August. After this time registration will be available on the day.  (Please note that only one individual per email address can register.  If you would like to register more than one person or to register as a family/team of 4 please contact us for registration forms.)

Why take part?
The BHF is the nation’s heart charity, dedicated to saving lives through pioneering research, patient care, campaigning for change and by providing vital information.  We rely on donations of time and money to continue our life saving work. Together we can beat heart disease.

How fit do I need to be?
You have to be in good health and reasonably fit. If you have a medical condition or you are in any doubt about your health you must consult your doctor before participating.

Do I have to raise sponsorship?
Your entry fee purely goes towards the cost of running the event safely. To help the BHF save lives we urge you to raise at least £10 in sponsorship. The BHF is the nation's heart charity and we rely on donations of time and money to continue our life-saving work.

For more information or to register for this event, please call 01892 893918 or email

East VFR Team
01892 893918