On Saturday we had a Canadian record with the number of participants joining us to parkrun. We’re really happy and we hope this is the first of many more this Summer! Here’s some of our photo highlights:
Tourist season is here, and Saint-Paulin parkrun loves hosting visitors! Laura and Kai from England stop by this great parkrun on their Canadian holiday.
North Bay parkrun
North Bay parkrun is only a few weeks old, but it is proving a hit with the locals!
Richmond Olympic parkrun
George celebrates his 50th parkrun and is haunted by his former ghosts representing each of his first 50 runs.
Nose Hill parkrun
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…