Islington

Training session

Halloween Hills!

7 GoodGymers made their way 9.4km on a training session in Islington.

  • Simon Fitzmaurice
  • Matthew Stuart
  • Islington runner
  • Harvey Gallagher
  • Katie Hull
  • Cloud
  • Emily
 
Tuesday, 31st of October 2023
 
Led by Simon Fitzmaurice

Area Activator Simon caught up with 6 fellow Goodgym runners for our annual spooky run around Hampstead Heath. We ran together from The Bull and Gate, Kentish Town over towards Gospel Oak.

Started with a loop around the bathing ponds, and up towards the Kenwood House viewing point. We then followed the route back up to Spaniard's Inn. The sky was absolutely clear of clouds, and we had a beautiful spooky moon out! John and Alison did a fantastic job of running across semi-muddy trails in full costume.

We re-entered Hampstead Heath from the top west corner (near the Golder's Green extension), and enjoyed some long satisfying downhills before a climb up to Parliament Hill. A rollercoaster ride back to the Hampstead Heath tennis club house, and finishing back near the O2 Forum (among scarily dressed gig goers, lined up outside the venue). We completed our evening with a few refreshments, and a lovely cake made by Caitlin! Thanks for joining us- Happy Halloween to all!

Report written by Simon Fitzmaurice


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John Shirley
John Shirley
Thursday November 2nd, 2023 16:30

Inhaler were playing. So probably some U2 fans as well as younger followers

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