Parkrun 5k craze hits Gainsborough

Gainsborough parkrun volunteers
Gainsborough parkrun volunteers

Gainsborough is the latest town to join the parkrun craze, with local runners flocking to a free, weekly timed run.

The volunteer-led event takes place on Saturday mornings at 9am behind West Lindsey Leisure Centre, and is open to all ages and abilities.

Parkrun is an international initiative that promotes inclusivitiy and wellbeing, with many participants walking or jogging the course.

Register at parkrun.org.uk for a barcode to bring to the runs to enter and be timed.