Mo runners don moustaches and fancy dress to race in Milton Keynes

Runners dressed as Sunflowers, 118 and KFC Colonel donned their trainers in Milton Keynes to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the MoRunning race series.

Monday, 18th November 2019, 2:24 pm
The runners donned moutaches

More than 949 runners of all ages and abilities came to Campbell Park for a morning filled with fast times and moustache shaped medals in aid of the Movember Foundation.

MoRunning is Aaseries of fun 1.5km, 5km and 10km runs taking place at 24 different locations across the UK and Ireland during November in aid of the Movember Foundation, whoraise vital funds and awareness around men’s health.

Over the past decade the Morunning series has raised a staggering £1,000,000.

People of all ages took part

This year, runners were once again encouraged to join the fun in costumes and fancy dress, including the famed moustache, to continue to raise money for a great cause.

Wilem Fields-Jewell triumphed in the men's 5km race in 18:37 with Kyle Barber taking victory in the men’s 10km distance in 34:14. Alice O’Leary and Olena Solonenki wonthe women's 5km and 10k races in 22:38 and 47:34 respectively.

David Krangel at MoRunning, said: “We’re delighted to have had so many people supporting MoRunning in Milton Keynes and are sharing and supporting the message of the importanceof men’s health.”

The runners all wore moustaches