Falkirk Fun Run

When:

Sunday 27 August 2017

Where:

Callendar Park, Falkirk

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Have some fun in the sun this summer at the Falkirk Fun Run. Join us at Callendar Park for a 5k walk, run or jog through its woodlands and gardens; you might even catch a glimpse of the magnificent Callendar House.

It's a great event for all, so bring your family, friends and dogs along for a fun day out.

 

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Take part

When: Sunday 27 August 2017

Where: Callendar Park, Falkirk

This event is organised by the dedicated volunteers at the Falkirk Fundraising Branch.

   Advance On the day
Adult entry (17 & over) £7 - entry form £7
Child entry (10-16) £5 - entry form £5
Child entry (under 10) Free - entry form Free

Participants under 18 must complete an offline entry form, and participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult on the day.

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Your entry fee covers the cost of organising the event - it's the money you raise that powers our life saving research. A sponsorship form will be sent out with your registration pack of you can download one here.

Everyone who completes the fun run will receive a medal and certificate of appreciation

For more information

If you would like more information on any of our events, get in touch Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00:

Tel: 0300 330 3322
Email: [email protected]

Directions from Edinburgh

Take the M9 towards Stirling, exit Junction 5 for Falkirk/Grangemouth.

Directions from Glasgow

Take the M80 exit towards Stirling/Kincardine Bridge keep left at the fork to continue on M876.

Graeme High School

Graeme High School, Callendar Road, Falkirk, FK1 1SY.

Callendar Park

Raise money

Your fundraising helps our researchers make more discoveries and keep more hearts beating.

The easiest way to fundraise is to create an online fundraising page via JustGiving. Share your page on Facebook, Twitter and by email so your family and friends can sponsor you.

create your fundraising page

If you prefer to collect your fundraising in cash, please download a sponsorship form.

Take a look at our fundraising guide for more inspirational ideas to boost your fundraising.

Make sure you have the right kit

You should wear comfortable, appropriate clothing and footwear suitable for walking, running or jogging. 

Take a look at our recommended kit list for what to wear on the day and what to bring with you, or treat yourself to some new gear from our online shop.

Get fit for your challenge

Take the opportunity to improve your fitness before the fun run. Plan your training with expert tips and advice in our training zone.

Being active is an important part of reducing your risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Get more heart health tips.

Get your family and friends involved

Your family and friends could be part of the action as well. Why not ask them to take part with you, or they could come along and cheer you on.
 

Route and times

Callendar Park is the jewel in the crown of parks within the Falkirk area and covers over 170 acres of woodlands, gardens and the magnificent Callendar House.

The 5k fun run route is a mix of tarmac and grass, and suits all levels of fitness but isn't suitable for wheelchair users.

Dogs are welcome but need to be kept on a lead.

On the day times:

Check-in desk open:   09:30 - 10:50
Event start:  11:00
Event finish:  12:30

Facilities

This event will be marshalled with first aid support and water provided. Toilets will be available at Callendar House. No lockers or storage facilities will be available.

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