NEW to Barrow-in-Furness, this October the streets of Barrow will welcome runners of all ability, challenging themselves in the inaugural ‘Love Barrow Running Festival’ in association with Life Leisure Barrow Park.

The festival will include a chip timed 10k race, a family friendly ‘Mental Health Mile’ in association with MIND. Participants are invited to dress in fancy dress and to run, walk and talk their way around the ‘Mental Health Mile’

10k Race

Date: Sunday 6th October

Distance: 10km

Start Time: 10.00am

Entry Fee: £15

Age 15+


Mental Health Mile

in association with MIND monthly running club

Please feel free to dress up and walk, run and talk your way around the mental health mile.

Date: Sunday 6th October

Distance: 1 Mile

Start Time: 9.10am

Entry Fee: £2-£5

Age: All ages


Prizes will be awarded for the best dressed and every participant will receive a medal and bottle of water. #LoveBarrowRunFest



‘The Lost Art of Living’

#BeWellFest is about everything you need to have positive mental health; focusing on strategies to help improve people’s mental health with an emphasis on prevention.

The Forum, Duke Street Barrow, 6th Oct 19, 9am-2pm

In association with the LoveBarrowRunning Festival

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