Children and adults take on Chantry Park cross country event in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981 - Credit: Archant

Avid runners took park in a cross country run at Chantry Park in the February of 1981.

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981 - Credit: Archant

Children and adults of all ages take part in the event, and these pictures taken on the day show that everyone gave it their all to finish the challenge in good time.

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981 - Credit: Archant

The event was held at Chantry Park in Ipswich, the town’s largest park and which extends over 124 acres of parkland.

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981 - Credit: Archant

The park is now home to a weekly 5km parkrun event, held on its grounds every Saturday morning.

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981 - Credit: Archant

It attracts a large number of people every week, be it from competitive runners to those who would rather jog or walk with friends.

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981 - Credit: Archant

Do you remember being one of runners who took part in the cross country run Chantry Park in 1981?

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981 - Credit: Archant

Can you see yourself or someone you know in these pictures?

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981

Plenty of runners took part in the cross country run when it was held in Chantry Park in 1981 - Credit: Archant

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