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Read more › News, Press - 18th September 2018

Blind parkrunner hits Berlin Wall

Melbourne based parkrunner Simon Watharow, visited Germany to run the Berlin Marathon last weekend. Obviously, he also came to check out the local parkrun scene in Germany, which is one of the fastest growing countries in the global parkrun family.   Simon is vision impaired and to conquer the marathon, Simon formed a team with…

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Read more › News - 6th September 2018

Walkers are welcome

We are partnering with the Heart Foundation to give Australians as many opportunities as possible to be physically active. The Heart Foundation prescribes physical activity as the ‘wonder drug’ for heart health, because it can reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke, manage weight, blood pressure and cholesterol, prevent and control diabetes. As many…

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Read more › News - 5th September 2018

parkrun profile: Fingal Bay

The turning point at Fingal Bay parkrun overlooks Fingal Bay Beach and boat ramp. The path is mainly tree-lined and offers great shelter from the sun. While the course is mainly flat, it does feature two turning points, providing parkrunners with twice the opportunity to try and look good in front of the café patrons….