Awards - 27th November 2017

Brentwood parkrun commended at Active Brentwood Sports Awards

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Brentwood parkrun has been honoured at the Active Brentwood Sports Awards. It was highly commended in the ‘Changing Lives through Sport and Physical Activity’ category.

 

On receiving the award, Event Director Leigh Norris said: “We are very pleased and proud that Brentwood parkrun was nominated for and then highly commended in the Active Brentwood Sports Awards recently in the Changing Lives through sport and Physical Activity category. The event has grown over the past three years and now an average of 160 runners and 22 volunteers enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Weald Park every Saturday.”

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