News - 23rd July 2018

A short tour around Canada

Highlights - cover photo

Join us for a whistlestop tour around Saturday’s parkruns…


North Bay

There was another heat warning at North Bay, but a 9am start and shady course meant parkrun went ahead without a problem.  This week the Deputy Mayor even got in on the action!


North Bay 1


North Bay 2


North Bay 3



Runners and volunteers had a blast at Whitby parkrun, Ontario.











Nose Hill

Nose Hill’s maple leaf is proving a popular addition to their event








Frederic Back

It was celebration time in Montreal as Anne completed her 50th parkrun, and David his 100th. That’s 750km between the 2 of them -  bravo Anne and David!







St Paulin

Congratulations to the 5 first timers at St Paulin this week!




Richmond Olympic

Despite a popular 10km race elsewhere in town tempting away some of their regulars, Richmond Olympic welcomed hosted over 60 runners and volunteers this week, who were treated to a beautiful clear morning beside the Fraser River.






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