27 May: British Heart Foundation's Woburn Abbey Jog
|Author: Woburn Abbey||Published: 14th May 2012 11:46|
Event: Woburn Abbey Jog
Date: Sunday 27th May 2012
Registration opens - 9.30am
Warm up - 10.50am
Start - 11.00am
Join in and save lives by walking, running or jogging 5km or 10km around the Woburn Abbey Deer Park
Now in its sixth year, the Woburn Abbey Jog will help the BHF raise vital funds to fight against heart disease. Described by many participants as the hidden gem in their events calendar, the Woburn Abbey Jog has grown year on year, with almost 700 participants taking part last year. Sign up now to be part of this fantastic day - you're bound to have a fab day with you friends and family, plus you'll get free entry into the Abbey Gardens which is also the location for Woburn ARTBEAT's outdoor sculpture exhibition.
Do I have to raise sponsorship?
To help the BHF save lives we urge you to raise as much sponsorship money as possible. Go on, dust off those running shoes and help the BHF raise vital funds in the fight against heart disease.
CREATE YOUR PERSONALISED SPONSOR PAGE NOW!
The easiest way to raise money is to set up an online sponsor page.
Simply visit Virgin Money Giving or JustGiving and set up an online sponsorship page to start fundraising now. You will be given a unique web address which you can email everyone you know so they sponsor you online. It's only a few clicks away!
Pre-registration for this event is highly recommended to guarantee your place. Registration fee includes entry to Woburn Abbey Gardens for all partcipants on the day. Participants aged 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 years or over on the jog.
What's the route?
Participants can run, walk or jog 5km or 10km thorugh the rough ground and leafy woods of Woburn Abbey's Deer Park. Passing herds of deer and idyllic lakes there is no other run in the BHF's events calendar quite like this. Just please try and raise as much sponsorship as you can to save lives!
The jog starts and finishes from near the main car park of Woburn Abbey, directional signage will be in place on the day to assist you.
Anything else I need to know?
Woburn Abbey is easy to get to, simply follow the brown tourism signs from junction 13 of the M1.
Team entries - each participant is required to complete a separate entry form.
Free water is available for participants on the day.
All participants will receive a free t-shirt and commemorative medal on the day.
How can I enter?
Visit the British Heart Foundation website to register online
For further information please contact the BHF Events Team
Events Team (Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00)
0808 100 2109
(image courtesy of Woburn Abbey)