The Astbury Mere Magic Mile

7.30pm, Wednesday 28th August 2013 

Run a Magic Mile around the beautiful Astbury Mere Lake  Congleton’s Jewell in The Crown in aid of The Astbury Mere Charitable Trust.

+ Kids 1 Mile Fun Run (7.45pm)

An evening of running a mile in beautiful surroundings. Run a mile  - as fast as you can, a chance of a PB on our fast flat course, a leisurely run with friends, or an easy, pleasant amble round Congleton’s Jewell in The Crown– starts and finishes outside The Astbury Mere Visitors Centre. All proceeds to The Astbury Mere Trust (registered charity)- hosts to Congleton parkrun. Qualifies for Marathon Talk Magic Mile.

THANK YOU ALL WHO TOOK PART! 180 raised for The Astbury Mere Trust - Thank you. We want next years event to be even better, please email feedback to astburyraces@gmail.com. Link to results on left but you can compare your results to Magic Milers around the country and abroad by clicking here . Thanks again! 

Location (sat nav = CW124FR - then follow signs for Astbury Mere)

Parkrun Venue 

Marathon Talk Magic Mile Event

In Association with Congleton Harriers

FLAT, FAST COURSE * refreshments * toilets * fully marked & marshalled course * car parking * all proceeds to The Astbury Mere Charitable Trust * experienced timekeepers

Email – astburyraces@gmail.com                 Twitter - @congletonseries              


Numbers will NOT be posted out but must be collected on race day before 7.10pm. Registration and race start is at Astbury Mere Visitors Centre, Astbury Mere, Congleton, CW124PF. NO POSTAL ENTRIES, PLEASE DONT

PLEASE HAVE RESPECT FOR LOCAL RESIDENTS – PARK CAREFULLY AND AS DIRECTED BY OUR MARSHALS. IN THE INTERESTS OF SAFETY (and in adherence to UKA advice), NO MP3 / IPODs etc TO BE WORN BY RUNNERS PLEASE.  All proceeds go to the upkeep of Astbury Mere, a non municipal country park run by the charitable Astbury Mere Trust. This event is not organized by Marathon Talk (although theyare endorsing it) it does qualify as a race in their Magic Mile initiative.