Would you like to represent Waltham Forest in this year’s Virgin Money Giving Mini London Marathon on Sunday 28 April 2019?
Age categories are:
Boys and Girls – Under 13
Born between 1 September 2005 and 28 April 2008
Boys and Girls – Under 15
Born between 1 September 2003 and 31 August 2005
Boys and Girls – Under 17
Born between 1 September 2001 and 31 August 2003
Cllr Naheed Asghar, Cabinet Member for Sports and Voluntary Sector Partnerships, said: “Running is great physical exercise – but it’s also a social activity. The Virgin Money Giving Mini London Marathon is a great opportunity for young athletes and runners in Waltham Forest to meet new friends and get healthier as they represent Waltham Forest. I encourage anyone who’s interested to lace up those running shoes and get involved!”
Selection for Waltham Forest is as follows:
The runner must live or go to school in the borough.
To qualify for the Waltham Forest Team you will need to complete a Park Run & must live or go to school in the borough.
For more information and how to register please visit the parkrun website.
(There are other parkruns you could do which are all 5k in distance but each will vary in terrain).
Closing Date for entries: 1 April 2019
If you need any further information please feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org