Our Journey

Timeline

2015
12/09/2015

Pink Quayside Once Again!

Pink Quayside Once Again!

Over 2500 children take part in the Mini Great North Run, a wet day but GRFF brightened up the quayside with their official cheer point and the stand at the busy Pasta Party! The mega milestone of 90,000 was also reached here!

24/11/2015

100,000th participant in Liverpool!

100,000th participant in Liverpool!

Our first trip to Liverpool was very special as we saw our 100,000th participant, Jack Ryan, cross the finish line!

2016
26/04/2016

120,000th runner Milestone reached!

120,000th runner Milestone reached!

We celebrated a huge milestone in one of our overseas locations, as Lavera, France played host to the 120,000th GO Run Fun Participant! The weather was brilliant and we had over 650 children running in the sunshine!

14/07/2016

300th GO Run For Fun event took place at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park!

300th GO Run For Fun event took place at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park!

Our Flagship London Olympic Park event marks our 300th GO Run For Fun event since the campaign began! There were 3660 children on this memorable occasion which also marked the 160,000 participant milestone! What a great day for everyone!

2017
21/04/2017

Milestone alert: 180,000th runner crosses finish line!

Milestone alert: 180,000th runner crosses finish line!

Today we were in Texas, USA where 730 children took part in our fun run at Melba Passmore Elementary and we reached the 180,000 milestone! All of the children loved getting outside and running around our 1 mile course, with Dart there to give out high 5s at the end!

28/06/2017

It’s all GO in Germany! 200,000th runner!

It’s all GO in Germany! 200,000th runner!

With event season in full swing ASV Koln in Germany saw the 200,000 participant cross the finish line since GO Run For Fun started back in 2013!

29/09/2017

A brilliant week in Belgium! 210,000th runner milestone achieved!

A brilliant week in Belgium! 210,000th runner milestone achieved!

What a week we had in Belgium! Rounding the week off in Laakdal, Geel with 1,200 children crossing the finish line to mark our 210,000th finisher milestone!

2018
21/05/2018

The Quarter of a MILLION milestone reached!

The Quarter of a MILLION milestone reached!

Today in Leeds, 1,700 children laced up their trainers and set off around the GO Run For Fun 2km course. This event marked the 250,000th runner milestone. A phenomenal achievement in only 5 years of GO Run For Fun events!

21/05/2018

Big Numbers in Norwich

Big Numbers in Norwich

We had a staggering 2,146 children take part in the GO Run For Fun event in Norwich taking us to the 230,000 runner milestone!

04/07/2018

London Flagship Event in Lee Valley Velopark with over 3,000 children

London Flagship Event in Lee Valley Velopark with over 3,000 children

3,100 children from 45 schools in the Capital came to the Flagship GO Run For Fun London event in Lee Valley Velopark, which marked the 260,000 milestone for GO Fun For Fun!