Hundreds of primary school children took part in the INEOS GO Run For Fun® event in Newcastle this week, cheered on by GO Run For Fun ambassador World and Indoor European 60m Champion, Richard Kilty, sponsors Bond Dickinson, and campaign mascot Dart.
The North East Counties 10,000m Championships was held on 29th April at a cold and blustery Monkton Stadium.
INEOS GO Run For Fun®, a campaign to encourage children to run for fun, is celebrating its 55,000th runner in Stockton-on-Tees yesterday. The milestone was reached after over 1,400 primary school children took part in the 120th GO Run For Fun event at Preston Park, supported by Stockton Schools Sports Partnership.
Houghton Harriers and Athletics Club were presented with the Accredited Club (Clubmark) status certificate by Nick Ridgeon (Club and Coach Support Officer for Tyne & Wear and Cumbria).