Brighouse Parkrun

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Overview

The course is 5000m (5K) long. The course is in Wellholme Park, Brighouse. The course is run on a mixture of grass and trail paths. Some sections of the course may accumulate mud, leaves and puddles after rain. Dependent on availability, marshals will be at key sections of the course, or signs will be in place.

Course Description

Brighouse parkrun is a flat, 3 lap course run on grass and trail paths. The start is by the formal walled gardens in the grassed area off Bradford Road. From here the course heads right towards the play park where runners are directed left, then following the line of trees round to the right to the corner by the rugby goal. Continue round the back of the rugby goal until the wide bridge over the beck and into the playing field. Turn right and follow the winding beck past the picnic area to the bottom corner of the field by the cottages. Turn left and follow the path alongside the woodland until you reach the other end of the field. Continue round to the right and follow the flags alongside the wildflower and tree lined beck until you arrive back at the wide bridge. Cross back over into the first field and head right alongside the bowling greens until you’re directed back round to the start. Continue as above for a second and third lap. When you until you return back to the bridge after the third lap run over the wide bridge and straight ahead to the finish.

Facilities

Wellholme Park has a café, bowling greens, a skate park and a childrens play area. Car parking and toilets are available at Tesco which is next to the park, additional on street parking is on Bradford Road.

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