Active Cumbria – Whitehaven Parkrun

Parkrun is extremely popular throughout the UK and has been the inspiration from getting many people from inactivity to activity.
Whitehaven Park Run launched on 30th June 2018, stretches 5 kilometres from Whitehaven Cycle Track to Moor Row, out, and back, using the C2C cycle path, and takes place every Saturday.


  • 12 Local People Assisted in their Skills Development
  • £5,650 Match Funding
  • 2,500 Attendances at a Sports Session/Event
  • 200 Local People who access a community sport opportunity
  • 500 Volunteer Hours


  • More active people
  • Increased volunteering opportunities
  • Increased opportunities to participate and lead a healthier lifestyle