Running for beginners

Give your fitness a boost in the beautiful surroundings of the Chirk Castle estate. A great opportunity to get started with running and meet other people, and who knows? You might be taking part in one of our 10km runs before you know it!

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event

Weekly on Saturdays throughout the year, the Beginner Running Club is 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.

In partnership with Sport Wales we have developed a series of social runs 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.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
27 April 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
4 May 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
11 May 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
18 May 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
25 May 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
1 June 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
8 June 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
15 June 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
22 June 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
29 June 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
6 July 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
13 July 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
20 July 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
27 July 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
3 August 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
10 August 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
17 August 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
24 August 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
31 August 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available
7 September 2019 09:00 - 11:00 Available

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Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

The Huggable Tree Trail

Fri 26 Apr 2019
10:00-17:00
Our Rangers have made a Huggable Tree Trail for you to discover the wonderful world of our Woodland.

Running for beginners

Sat 27 Apr 2019
09:00-11:00
Give your fitness a boost in the beautiful surroundings of the Chirk Castle estate. A great opportunity to get started with running and meet other people, and who knows? You might be taking part in one of our 10km runs before you know it!

Trust10 trail run at Chirk Castle

Sun 28 Apr 2019
08:00-11:00
The Trust10 is a monthly 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore Chirk Castle's estate for free.

Guided estate walks

Sun 28 Apr 2019
11:00-13:00
Fancy seeing more of what Chirk Castle estate has to offer? Join a guided walk and enjoy the freedom to explore.

Nordic Walking (Tues)

Tue 30 Apr 2019
10:00-11:30
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Beautiful bluebells

Wed 01 May 2019
10:00-17:00
Come and enjoy a self-led walk through the woods and see the cheerful bluebells and other spring delights.