Canada Day celebrated it’s 150th birthday on Saturday and so many of you came out to join us celebrate. We set attendance records at many events and together with parkrun USA we surpassed 1,000 runners in North America on one day for the first time. Check out our best snapshots of this historic day!
Richmond Olympic parkrun
Nose Hill parkrun
Beach Strip parkrun
Each week, throughout the world, runners and walkers gather on a Saturday morning at a parkrun event to run or walk 5 km. Many ‘parkrunners’ have become firmly committed to attending each week. These parkrunners have progressed from initially becoming aware of the weekly event to professing allegiance and even feeling a bit ‘odd’ if…
The phrase I hear most when I tell other runners about parkrun is “I’d love to attend, but I’m training for ____”. The blank could be anything from another 5k or an ultramarathon. And that’s great and completely understandable! But what I’d like to talk about is using parkrun as part of your training……