Going the Extra Mile at Clitheroe CastlePublished Tuesday, 11 March 2014
Ribble Valley residents are invited to dust down their trainers and go the extra mile for a good cause.
Ribble Valley Borough Council is inviting residents to sign up for Sport Relief Mile at Clitheroe Castle on Sunday, 23 March.
And participants can sign up for the nation's favourite sporting event at the Ribble Valley Borough Council Offices in Church Walk, Clitheroe.
Sport Relief Mile will see hundreds of thousands of runners take to the tarmac across the country for good causes.
Ribble Valley residents can run, walk or jog a one, three or six-mile circuit of Clitheroe Castle, setting off from the castle bandstand at 11.00am.
The council's sports development officer, Peter Fletcher, said: "The last Sport Relief Mile at Clitheroe Castle attracted more than 300 participants and this year we want even more residents to get involved.
"Sport Relief Mile offers everyone, from mums and toddlers to seasoned runners, the chance to take part in the biggest mile in history.
"It looks set to be a great day at Clitheroe Castle, so rope in your pals, partners families and colleagues, and get running!"
Sport Relief has raised over £195million since being launched in 2002 to help people living tough lives in the UK and across the world.
The entry price for Sport Relief Mile is £6 for adults, £3 for children and £15 for families. To register for the Clitheroe Castle event, visit sportrelief.com or phone Peter Fletcher on 01200 414435.