& Video: 175 take part in Burnham-On-Sea Christmas fun run
175 fun runners were in a festive mood when they took part in
Burnham-On-Sea's annual 'Jingle Run' on Sunday (December 22nd).
popular event is held each year on the Sunday before Christmas
and was well supported with a record turnout.
of the runners came dressed in colourful festive costumes to take
part in two fun runs starting on the seafront.
main four-mile run began on the North Esplanade and saw the runners
wend their way along the seafront to Apex Park and back.
shorter, one-mile children's fun run also took place in which
over 70 young runners jogged along the beach from Maddock's Slade
to the jetty and back.
the fancy dress outfits were Santa suits, reindeer and colourful
Martin Rogers from Burnham Swim and Sports Academy told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"We had a great turnout of runners dressed in some super
costumes. Everyone had a fun time and it went really well."
"The weather stayed bright for both runs, which was fantastic.
Thanks go to everyone who supported the event."
the 1-mile race results, click here
the 4-mile race results, click here
Top 3 Overall Girls 1 mile:
1st: Elizabeth Tolley - Burnham-on-Sea Triathlon Academy
2nd: Indeigh Winterson - Burnham-on-Sea Triathlon Academy
3rd: Hannah Palmer- Burnham-on-Sea Triathlon Academy
Top 3 Overall Boys 1 mile:
1st: Joe Withers - Highbridge
2nd: Joe Hancock - Burnham-on-Sea Triathlon Academy
3rd: Owen Tilley Berrow
Top 3 Overall Female 4 mile:
1st: Liz Stuart - London
2nd: Katrina Prior - Burnham-on-Sea
3rd: Victoria Emmett Academy Health Club Burnham-on-Sea
Top 3 Overall Male 4 mile:
1st: Luke Prior - Wells City Harriers
2nd: Jullian Bailey-Gard Jnr - Westbury Harriers
3rd: Jason Emmett - Academy Health Club Burnham-on-Sea
events calendar for Burnham-On-Sea