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Thank you to everyone who supported Why Not Run 2017 and helped to make the event such a great success. We are delighted to announce that we raised a total of £9,350.13 for the Ben Daniels Memorial Fund in association with Cardiac Risk in the Young.


Photos from the day are now available to view and purchase courtesy of Matt James Photography. Please click on the following link to view the images: Why Not Run 2017.


We are also delighted to announce that since its inception in 2012, Why Not Run has raised a total of £47,842.01 for children's and young people's charities in the local area.


Many congratulations to everyone who has participated in this event over the years, but especially to our 2017 winners, who are listed below:


 1km  Girls Year 2 & below  Time       1km Boys Year 2 & below Time 
 1st Mariana Caceres  5:00  1st Matias Caceres          4:28
 2nd Martha Perrett 5:01  2nd Thomas Bridgwater 4:34
 3rd Megan Osagie 5:25  3rd

 Franz-Louis van Schalkwyk



 2km  Girls Years 3 & 4       Time       2km  Boys Years 3 & 4     Time 
 1st  Emily Summers         8:54  1st  Arthur Nechyporuk             8:29
 2nd Leticia Romanova 9:04  2nd Victor Cardon 8:46
 3rd Luciana Smith 9:06  3rd Wola Olubajo 8:43


 2km  Girls Years 5 & 6      Time       2km Boys Years 5 & 6                  Time 
 1st Gabby Buddle-Smith    8:09  1st Archie Whitehead 7:51
 2nd Emma Revaite 8:26  2nd James Mather 8:01
 3rd Charlotte Charlton 8:48  3rd Felix Wright 9:05


5kmPairs Relay 18 and underTime
1stLuke Matthews & Alek Wiltshire19:39
2ndMorgan Squibb & Ronnie Squibb21:33
3rdJames Mather & Xavier Turner21:49


 5km  Adult/Year 7 & above    Time        5km  Adult/Year 7 & above         Time 
 1st Morgan Squibb 19:07  1st Michael Skinner 17:55
 2nd Rebecca Schulleri 21:17  2nd Gary Spencer 19:08
 3rd Liria Williamson 22:19  3rd Steve Wright 19:50