On Saturday 5th October, we will be taking over parkrun in Brighton and Eastbourne. Whether you want to run or volunteer, head along to any of the 6 courses and represent the University over 5k.
What is parkrun?
parkrun organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs which take place around the world.
When is parkrun?
parkrun takes place every Saturday at 9am (Weather permitting)
Who can take part
parkrun is open to everyone, regardless of ability. Check out this video to get a better understanding of what to expect.
How much does it cost?
Nothing, it’s free!
How do I get involved?
To sign up to parkrun, you’ll need to bag yourself a barcode, which can be done by clicking here. Don’t forget to register as ‘University of Brighton parkrun’ under the ‘Running Club’ section, so that we know you’re representing the University.
What if I’m already registered and take part in parkrun?
That’s great news!
Also, if you’re not already part of an existing club, add your club as ‘University of Brighton Parkrun’ and join a brand new campus community.
Where can I run?
Parklife staff and volunteers will be based at Preston Park parkrun, with university representatives also attending the following events across Brighton, Hove and Eastbourne. Take a look at each course to see which one would best suit you.
For regular updates in the lead-up to the event, head to our Facebook Page
For more information on parkrun, head to www.parkrun.org.uk