Tower Hamlets

Community mission

#GGSuperSaturday Mile End Parkrun Takeover

Volunteering at the Parkrun to help more people get active!


This is a community mission, a community led session where you will meet other GoodGym members at the task. Please make yourself known to anyone in a GoodGym top when you arrive. As with all GoodGym sessions we encourage you to use the power of your legs to get there, i.e. run or walk if you can.

It’s #GGSuperSaturday celebrating 10 years of doing Good and getting fit and Tower Hamlets are getting down to our local favourite Parkrun at Mile End where we’re going to fill in the blanks on the volunteering roster and if we get enough GoodGymers signing up maybe we could even get some pacers out on the go running as well!

It would be great to make this our community party as well, so if you could bring some cupcakes/flapjacks or whatever you fancy we can celebrate our GoodGym 10th birthday (and also I hear it will be one of our own’s 100th Parkrun we can celebrate with her as well!)

Lastly as an extra to boost our feel good we could potentially do a little litter pick afterwards to make Mile End Park look a little nicer if there’s rubbish about, I know some hate and some love it, but it’s always lovely to see that difference!

Keep your #GGSuperSaturday free and get this in your diary! Look forward to seeing you there!!!

Date and time

8:30am Saturday, 21st of September 2019

As you will make your own way to the task, feel free to walk or run as you wish.

Ideal for beginners

Start Location

Mile End Park Stadium
190 Burdett Road
E3 4HL View Map

What to look out for

Make sure you've read our general guidelines for safety when running and at a task.

Community missions are organised by members of the GoodGym community and therefore we are unable to provide specific risk information about the task you are signing up to complete. We advise you to review the community mission training and read our general guidelines for safety for group sessions.

By signing up to this event you confirm you are medically fit to participate in running and other physical activity and accept that the Good Gym and its members, or those operating on its behalf, will not be held liable for any loss, accident or injury, before, during or resulting from the event.


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Who's going

  • Bryon Chan
  • Tower Hamlets runner
  • Jessica Chiu
  • Ahmed Eid Yamany
  • Leanne
  • Katherine

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Mile End Park Stadium
190 Burdett Road
E3 4HL

Tower Hamlets

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