This is Spikey the chihuahua foxy cross who has done over 100 parkruns between the Tamworth, Newy and Stockton events.
He gets some funny looks at the start and people ask us if he can run the whole way, then he takes off and doesn’t look back!
His PB is around the 26-minute mark but he is held back by his master. He knows where all the water bowls are on course and never misses a drink stop.
He is pictured here at Stockton on Christmas Day
On Saturday 6 April, Japan will become the latest country to join the parkrun family, with the launch of Futakotamagawa parkrun in Tokyo. parkrun Founder Paul Sinton-Hewitt CBE tells us the story behind the birth of parkrun Japan… In October 2017 we were approached by Sumitomo Life with regards the possibility of starting parkrun in Japan, they were also preparing to launch the…