& Video: 150 take part in Burnham's Christmas Jingle Run
150 fun runners were in a festive mood when they took part in
Burnham-On-Sea's annual 'Jingle Run' on Sunday (December 21st).
popular event is held each year on the Sunday before Christmas
and was once again well supported despite a biting wind.
of the runners came dressed in colourful festive costumes to take
part in two fun runs starting on the seafront.
main four-mile run saw the runners wend their way along the seafront
to Apex Park and back.
a shorter, one-mile children's fun run also took place in which
dozen of 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
Christmas elves! The four-mile results are here.
Cox-Conklin from Burnham Swim and Sports Academy told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"It was a super event - we had a great turnout of runners
dressed in some super costumes. Everyone had a fun time and it
went super well. Thanks go to everyone who supported the event."