Sign up for the Handsworth Park Fun Run
Sunday 17 September 2017
Handsworth, West Midlands
This annual event is organised by the dedicated volunteers at our Handsworth BHF Fundraising Group.
||On the day
|Child entry (14 and over)
|| £10 - entry form
|Child entry (13 and under)
|| Free - entry form
Participants under 18 must complete an offline entry form
and participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult on the day.
Online registrations close on Sunday 10 September 2017 however you can register on the day by visiting us at the check-in desk.
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]
Location and travel
Parking will be available at the leisure centre’s car park which is just off Holly Road.
From the city centre/Hamstead: please take route number 16.
From the outer circle: please take route number 11.
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Get fit for your challenge
Why not improve your fitness level before taking part? 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.
Make sure you have the right kit
Wear appropriate clothes and footwear for a running event. Take a look at our recommended kit list for more detailed info on what to wear on the day, and what to bring with you. Or go to our online shop for branded t-shirts and accessories.
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.
This fun run takes you through the lovely landscaped gardens of Handsworth Park, which has some hills. You can walk, jog or run the 10k route - 3 laps.
The Children's 3km fun run is 1 lap of the route - please note that under 16's must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
We ask that you don't bring pets to this event.
On the day times
|| 09:00 - 10:15
|| 10:00 - 10:15
The event will be marshalled with first aid support provided. Lockers and toilets will be available on the day however there are no changing rooms available.