Six places to go on a parkrun in West Yorkshire

Parkrun is a popular way for people to get fit at their own pace and socialise.

Friday, 11th January 2019, 9:48 am
Updated Friday, 11th January 2019, 9:49 am
There is a parkrun at Shroggs Park, Lee Mount Rd, Halifax every Saturday at 9am. Find out more information by visiting www.parkrun.org.uk/halifax/

Parkrun organises free running events around the globe. 5k routes are set up in parks every Saturday for all abilities.

In order to take part runners need to register themselves on the website. Runners are asked to bring along their personal barcode to each parkrun so it can be scanned before every parkrun. The barcode tracks your time and allows you to keep beating your personal best.

For more information visit www.parkrun.org.uk

There is a parkrun at Shroggs Park, Lee Mount Rd, Halifax every Saturday at 9am. Find out more information by visiting www.parkrun.org.uk/halifax/
There is a Dewsbury run in Crow Nest Park, Heckmondwike Road, hosts a run every Saturday at 9am. To find out more visit www.parkrun.org.uk/dewsbury/
Every Saturday at 9am runners take off in Wellholme Park, Bradford Road, Brighouse. For more information visit www.parkrun.org.uk/brighouse/
There is a parkrun every Saturday at 9am on Greenhead Park, Park Drive, Huddersfield. For more information visit www.parkrun.org.uk/huddersfield/
Let out your extra energy with a run around Oakwell Hall Country Park, Nutter Lane, Birstall, Batley, for a parkrun. It takes place every Saturday at 9am. Find out more via www.parkrun.org.uk/oakwellhall/
For those wanting to travel further afield there's a parkrun in Bradford every Saturday at 9am. The run is at Horton Park, Horton Park Avenue, Bradford. Go to the website www.parkrun.org.uk/hortonpark/ for more information.