Sunday 15 September 2019
Handsworth Park, Holly Road, Birmingham
This event is organised by the dedicated Handsworth Fundraising Group.
||On the day
|Adult entry (17 & over)
|Child entry (Under 14)
|Child entry (Over 14)
Registration desk will open at 8:30am and close at 10:15am
All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
It's the sponsorship money you raise that powers our life saving research. A sponsorship form will be sent out with your registration pack or you can download one.”
Everyone who completes the fun run will receive a medal.
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]
Make your travel plans
Parking is available at the Handsworth Leisure Centre.
Further information is available here.
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
Handsworth Park Fun Run
Adults - 10k
Children - Shorter distance of 1 lap (roughly 3km)
Participants of all abilities are welcome to run, jog and walk the route, but please note there are some hills around the course. Please note no dogs are allowed at this event.
Comfortable clothing and suitable footwear is advised.
On the day times:
|Check-in desk open:
||08:30 - 10:15
This event will be marshalled with first aid support and water provided. Toilets are available at the leisure centre and in the Sons of Rest. A secure bag drop will also be provided. Refreshments and snacks will be available to buy at the end of the run.