Running proud for Sport Relief in Derbyshire Dales

The Sainsbury's Sport Relief Mile is back – and it's coming to Ashbourne.

A previous Sport Relief event in AshbourneThe town is set to host its third Sainsbury's Sport Relief Mile on Sunday 20 March and needs local people to come together and make themselves proud by entering now at

Local heroes from Ashbourne and the surrounding area will be walking and running to raise life-changing money for Sport Relief 2016.

The colourful, cheerful and eager Milers will be doing their bit to make a difference to people living across the UK and the world's poorest communities. There will be three and six-mile events too for those wishing to push themselves a bit further, all setting off from our Ashbourne Recreation Ground.

The District Council's Sport and Health Development Officer Becky Bryan said:

"From little ones with their mums and dads to runners up against the clock there is something for everyone to make themselves feel proud on this special day. Sport Relief brings the entire nation together to get active, raise cash and change lives.

"The money raised by the public is spent by Comic Relief to help people living incredibly tough lives, across the UK and the world's poorest communities."

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