junior parkrun

RunningBuddies
Read more › junior parkrun - 6th November 2017

Running Buddies

Most adults can decide for themselves if they want to attend parkrun for the first time, but for children it can be somewhat different. Steven Park, a junior parkrun Event Director, has implemented a scheme that encourages nervous first-timers to take part while providing junior parkrunners with the opportunity to help others.   A few months…

CarolineTraleejuniors
Read more › junior parkrun, News - 22nd June 2017

The next generation

Tralee junior parkrun was born on 4 December 2016. It took almost six months to set up from the very first day I inquired how to go about setting it up. Having experienced only one junior parkrun while on holidays in Stirling, Scotland in June 2016, it left such a lasting memory with our family…

Albert College junior parkrun
Read more › junior parkrun, News - 7th February 2017

A great addition to any community

junior parkrun came to my attention about one year ago.  The latest parkrun newsletter had dropped into my inbox and there was news of the first Irish junior parkrun held in Rush, Co. Dublin in December 2015.  At the end of the article was an invitation to get in touch if you’d like a junior…

JoeF
Read more › junior parkrun, News - 15th December 2016

Marking milestones

Joe is eight years old and runs at Albert College junior parkrun. He is a very dedicated parkrunner!   On Sunday 30 October, the Halloween and Dublin City Marathon weekend, Joe was the first junior to be awarded the green marathon wristband at Albert College junior parkrun.   Coincidentally, Sunday 30 October was the 22nd event at Albert…