Global Running Day invite from Coastal Striders

Some 300 Thanet runners joined together for the event in 2023 Photo credit David J Carr

A Global Running Day event will take place in Ramsgate in June.

Coastal Striders running club is inviting all running clubs in Thanet to join together for a 5k route to celebrate Global Running Day.

The run will take place on Wednesday, June 5, starting at 6:30pm from Ramsgate Boating Pool on Royal Esplanade.

With all the running clubs in the area including both park runs and social groups, Coastal Striders anticipate  a huge turnout.

The route will be two loops of the Westcliff promenade.

Last year some 300 people joined the event.

It is hoped runners will include those from Thanet Roadrunners , Alfie’s Striders , Thanet Athletics Club , That Running Club, Follow us Running, Vegan Runners, The Illegals, Kent County Athletics Association, Pegwell Bay parkrun and Margate parkrun.

Any group is welcome and participants are invited to have a beer and pizza at The Boating Pool bar afterwards.

Book via your club or the RunTogether link:…/8098abc8-d814-4007…

Global Running Day is a worldwide celebration of running that encourages people of all ages and abilities to get moving.