Here are articles taken from autumn 2016 about parkrun in Sweden.
Gunnar Duren’s review of Haga parkrun in his Spring LFA blog
Svenska Friidrottsförbundet’s article on parkrun
Mårten Westberg’s (from Akalla Run) review about parkrun
Articles from ‘Mitt i’ before and after the first event.
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…
Across the Nordics, four events survived the weather last weekend, with the long-awaited return of Toyen parkrun in Oslo, together with Tampere in Finland and Haga and Huddinge in Sweden. It was cold and snowy across all events, but that didn’t dampen the spirits of the people taking part as you can see from…