Running for beginners - January well-being

Give your fitness and well-being a boost this January on the Chirk estate. A great opportunity to get started with running and meet other people. Who knows? You might be taking part in one of our 10k runs before you know it!

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event

Weekly on Saturdays throughout January, and the rest o the year. A great way to boost your fitness and confidence and meet new people.

Please be aware there are limited places for each session. Please email carl.green@nationaltrust.org.uk to book.

This social running group is led by accredited, friendly volunteers.

Run duration is around an hour. This group is aimed at beginners - under 18s to be accompanied by an adult.

The basics

Booking details
Call 01691 777 701
Booking not necessary, but please email to let us know you're coming.
Suitability
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet in the car park at 9:00am.
What to bring and wear
Please wear suitable clothing and trainers or running shoes you will be comfortable running in.
Accessibility
This activity is aimed at beginners and those just starting running, however may not be suitable for those with mobility problems. Please contact us if you are unsure.
Other
There are limited places available for each session. Please email carl.green@nationaltrust.org.uk to book you place. PLEASE NOTE: the castle and gardens are closed during January.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
19 January 2019 09:00 - 10:00 Available
26 January 2019 09:00 - 10:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Carl Green
Email
carl.green@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01691 777 701

Upcoming events

Ranger Rambles - January well-being

Wed 16 Jan 2019
14:00-15:30
Join the Chirk Castle Ranger team each Wednesday through January for different walks in the castle's historic parkland.

Nordic Walking (Thurs) - January well-being

Thu 17 Jan 2019
12:00-15:00
Let the outdoors move you this January with weekly Nordic walking sessions led by the Erddig Nordic Walkers, Thursdays on the Chirk estate.

Running for beginners - January well-being

Sat 19 Jan 2019
09:00-10:00
Give your fitness and well-being a boost this January on the Chirk estate. A great opportunity to get started with running and meet other people. Who knows? You might be taking part in one of our 10k runs before you know it!

Marshmallow toasting - January well-being

Sat 19 Jan 2019
11:00-15:00
Drop-by Home Farm and join us for some yummy marshmallow toasting on Saturdays in January.

Family Bushcraft activities - January well-being

Sun 20 Jan 2019
11:00-15:00
Drop-in to the Chirk estate to try out some family bushcraft activities led by our friends from Woodland Classroom. The whole family can try their hand at shelter making, fire starting, and cooking some simple outdoor foods.

Winter tree ID taster walk - January well-being

Mon 21 Jan 2019
14:00-14:45
BOOKING ESSENTIAL. When you're out walking, have you ever wondered which tree you're looking at? Our friends at Woodland Classroom have put together these special January tree ID taster walks to get you started.