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Fitness on parks

A range of organised fitness programmes are available in Leicester parks.

Further information

Aylestone Recreation Ground

Event Date and Time Venue
Aylestone junior park run Every Sunday - 9am Aylestone Recreation Ground, Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE2 7ND

Aylestone junior park run is a free timed 2km run for children aged 4 - 14. Children need to be registered and print off a barcode which they will need to bring with them on the day. Further details can be found on the Park run website.

 

Braunstone Park

Event Date and Time Venue
Braunstone park run Every Saturday - 9am Braunstone Park, Gooding Avenue, Leicester, LE3 1HX

It is a 5km run. The run starts just in front of Braunstone Hall with two clock-wise laps. All of the route is run on paths within the park. For further information please view the the Braunstone park run website.

 

Event Date and Time Venue
Kids Run Free First Saturday of every month - 9am Braunstone Park, Gooding Avenue, Leicester, LE3 1HX

Register your child/children on the Kids Run Free website. Print-off a barcode for each child and bring it along to every event.

 

Victoria Park

Event Date and Time Venue
Park Run Every Saturday - 9am Victoria Park, Granville Road, Leicester, LE1 7RU

It is a 5km run. This is a three lap clock-wise course starting and finishing in the centre of Victoria Park, close to the main shared footpath and cycle path. For further information please view the Victoria park run website. 

 

Event Day(s) Time Venue
British military fitness Monday and Wednesday 7pm - 8pm Victoria park, Leicester, LE1 7PA
  Saturday 10am - 11am Victoria park, Leicester, LE1 7PA

Run by military and ex-military fitness trainers. Suitable for all levels of fitness, with sessions divided into smaller groups according to ability. For further information please view see the British military fitness website.

 

Knighton Park

Event Date and Time Venue
Kids Run Free First Saturday of every month - 9am Knighton Park, Palmerston Way, Leicester, LE2 3RR

Register your child/children on the Kids Run Free website. Print-off a barcode for each child and bring it along to every event.