Whitby moved to a new course this week which went off to a great success. The new route is much less prone to flooding, and is located near the GO transit station. It’s a win-win! Here are the pictures from the first day, and other photos from other events. While most of Canada enjoyed dry conditions, Vancouver has been hit with some smoke from forest fires, and it was wet in Quebec.
Beach Strip parkrun
Australian parkrun tourist Mark Musk is the third ‘Time Traveler’ welcomed at Richmond Olympic parkrun – our nickname for people who cross the International Date Line to complete 2 parkruns in one day. Here’s Mark’s account of the impressive feat: I was lucky enough to be asked by my employer to travel to the…
Jen Moroz is a Vancouver-based competitive road runner who has represented Canada at two ITU multi-sport world championships, has medaled in half-marathons across Western Canada, and coached the University of British Columbia triathlon club. She’s also a parkrunner. You might think that the casual, relaxed nature of parkrun wouldn’t attract competitive runners like Jen, but…