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Event – RUN, HEIFER, RUN! – SUTTON PARK 10K – 12th Aug 2018

RUN, HEIFER, RUN! – SUTTON PARK 10K (also 5K and 1K Fun Run) held in Birmingham’s premier open space Sutton Park.

It’s a run like no udder!

  • Date: Sunday 12th August 2018 – 10.30am
  • Venue: Sutton Park, Town Gate, Sutton Coldfield
  • Entry Fees: £20 (10K) / £15 (5K) / £5 (1K) +£1 extra on the day
  • Cheques to: K.P. EVENTS
  • Entry Limit: 1000
  • Insurance: Full Public Liability
  • Medals To: all finishers
  • Trophies To: first 3 men, first 3 women
  • Sponsors: RUN, HEIFER, RUN! / MIND

Event starts in 3 months, 17 days, 21 hours, 0 minutes, 25 seconds


KP Events return to host this traffic free double lap undulating course for the dedicated athlete, or a pleasant run for the less serious runner. The event is in support of the charity Mind, to raise awareness of the links between physical health and mental well being.

Please come “ready to run” as changing is limited and we cannot provide shower facilities for the numbers involved.

Drinks will be available at the 10K half distance and refreshments will be available from the cafe at Town Gate.

  • DIRECTIONS (from Railway) – Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield.
  • Head South East on Station Street, toward Brassington Avenue.
  • Turn right at Brassington Avenue, then turn right at Park Road, the destination is on the left.
  • After entering the park at Town Gate, follow the road straight ahead towards the large car parks, where you will be helped to park by our marshalls.
  • Our race HQ is the large white Marquee on top of the hill. This is where you must collect your race chip. Please arrive in plenty of time.
  • Please use the car park and do not park on the local streets.

RUN_HEIFER_RUN_SUTTON-PARK-10K-2Run, Heifer, Run! is, at heart, a community. We’re a group of men and women who’ve come together to celebrate our victories, share tips and tricks for living healthier lives and pick each other up after life’s inevitable setbacks. Because y’all know as well as I do, life is gonna hand us some cow dung every once in a while!
For more information please visit:

Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. Campaigning to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding. Mind won’t give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets support and respect. For more information please visit: Mind is a registered charity in England (no. 219830) and registered company in England and Wales (no. 424348)


Results – Violets in Bloom 5k Family Fun Run – 19th April 2015


1st places: Fiona Godwin, Ian Croasdale



Event – Violets in Bloom 5k Family Fun Run – Alrewas – 19th April 2015


violets-in-bloom-logoViolets in Bloom 5k Family Fun Run – 19th April 2015, sponsored by Dan Berry Freestyle MA Academy and supported by the M6 Toll and Citrus Research.

This is one for all the family. A fun and friendly 5k event that you can run, jog or walk in Alrewas, Staffordshire.dan-berry

WIPRO 5k run 2013

News – WIPRO 5K Run – Solihull


This autumn KP Events organised the first ever SPIRIT OF WIPRO 5k Run in Malvern Park Solihull.

This annual event is held on the same day all over the world for Wipro’s employees and partners. Wipro are one of the worlds leading IT Services and Consultancy providers with Head Offices in India, UK Head Office Reading and with major partners in Solihull such as National Grid and Xoserve. KP Events hosted the 5k run for approx 300 Wipro staff and friends.

Kevin Wilson of KP Events was delighted with how the event went: “ Everyone had a lovely day in a beautiful park, there were lots of children in the 2k run which was fantastic and the 5k went very well and raised money for Cancer Research too. We hope to be back again in 2014.”

WIPRO 5k run 2013

Event – The BII Charity Fun Run – 1st July 2012


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Help raise money for charity Star Support and Counselling

Take part in the 2012 BII charity fun run – 10k and 5k, 1st July, in Sutton Park. Walk Jog or Run.

KP Events is working with the Birmingham Insurance Institute to help them establish this annual event as a key fund raiser for a very good local cause.

Closing date for entries is 16th June 2012.


Event – Birmingham Insurance Institute Charity Fun Run – 16th July 2011


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Help raise money for the Birmingham Children’s Hospital

Take part in the 2011 BII charity fun run – 10k, 5k or 2k, in July, in Sutton Park.

KP Events is working with the Birmingham Insurance Institute Young Members Committee to help them establish this annual event as a key fund raiser for a very good local cause.

Register online here and select Birmingham Insurance Institute in the drop down menu and then select either 10k, 5k or 2k childrens walk in the race drop down menu.

Closing date for entries is 10th July 2011.


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