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*NEW* Free Couch to 5k Sessions - absolute beginners welcome!

Posted: Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:42 by Stephanie Smith

*NEW* Free Couch to 5k Sessions - absolute beginners welcome!

- New to running?

- Want to work your way up to running 5k but don't know where to start?

- Looking for a supportive group?

Join the Silver Joggers NEW FREE Couch to 5k programme. No need to have run before, our qualified volunteer leaders will help you work towards running 5k at your own pace over this... Read More »

Tags: All Ages, Beginners, Bury Knowle, Couch to 5k, Exercise, Fitness, Free, Fun, Headington, Health, Jogging, Oxford City, Running, Walk to Run

Virgin Sport - Oxford half Marathon volunteers needed

Posted: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:57 by Stephanie Smith

Virgin Sport - Oxford half Marathon volunteers needed

Volunteer Opportunity!

Volunteer at the Virgin Oxford Half Marathon!
7th October 2018
Roles include, but aren't limited to Volunteer Reception, Medial Assistants, Entertainment volunteers, and Course Marshals.

It's a really fun day, and no experience is needed, just a smile and willingness to help out.... Read More »

Tags: Event, Fun, Half Marathon, Oxford City, Oxford Half, Running, Virgin Sport, Volunteer, Volunteering

GO Active Sport Relief Oxford to Paris Step Challenge

Posted: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 18:14 by Stephanie Smith

GO Active Sport Relief Oxford to Paris Step Challenge

Sport Relief week is coming up – 17th-23rd of March, and this year Sport Relief are setting the nation the challenge of completing 1 billion steps every day collectively!

We'd love to get GO Active participants involved too so we've set up our own GO Active Oxford to Paris 600,000 steps challenge.... Read More »

Tags: Active, Challenge, Fun, Oxford, Oxford City, Oxford to Paris, Running, Sport Relief, Step Challenge, Steps, Walking

*New* Ladies Only Couch to 5K!

Posted: Thu, 28 Dec 2017 13:14 by Stephanie Smith

*New* Ladies Only Couch to 5K!

Would you like to do a park run but lack the confidence or fitness to do it?Join our ladies only Couch to 5k group starting Saturday 13th January 2018. Beginners welcome!

For more information and to register your interest please email Emma on ecollins@oxford.gov.uk

Kick start your 2018 and progress your... Read More »

Tags: All Abilities, Couch to 5k, Cutteslowe Park, Exercise, Fitness, Fun, Health, Jogging, Ladies, New Year, Oxford City, Park Run, Running, Walking

Go Tri Duathlon 🏃🚲

Posted: Tue, 10 Oct 2017 16:43 by Stephanie Smith

Go Tri Duathlon 🏃🚲

🏃🚲 New to Triathlons? Why not enter our Go Tri Duathlon? 🏃🚲

When? Sat, 28 Oct 2017, 14:00 - 17:00

Where? Horspath Road Sports Ground

More information: https://www.britishtriathlon.org

This event is designed for those who have never done a triathlon before and is aimed to be a gentle introduction... Read More »

Tags: Beginners, Bike, Cycle, Cycling, Duathlon, Fitness, Fun, Jogging, Oxford City, Running, Triathlon

Posted: Wed, 30 Mar 2016 10:17 by Sunny Ricketts

Run the Oxford Parks: Courses for ALL Ages & Abilties

Run, Jog or just Walk! Active outdoor fun for all ages and abilities. Courses for families, children and runners too, from 1km to 5km. Help available.

Cost: £6.00 Entry on the day

Time: 10.00am - 11.30am


Sat 16th April - Shotover Country Park
Sat 7th May - Cutteslowe Park
Sat 18th June - University... Read More »

Tags: Athletics, Jogging, Nordic Walking, Oxford City, Running

The Leys Couch to 5K

Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2015 16:41 by Thomas Steward

The Leys Couch to 5K

A new running group in Oxford designed to take anyone from the couch to running 5 kilometres in 9 weeks.

Targeted at those who are looking to get into running but don't know where to start.

Fantastic opportunity to prepare for Oxford Race for Life in July 2015!

Fridays, 2pm

The Leys - meet outside The Leys... Read More »

Tags: Beginners, Free, Fun, Oxford City, Running