It’s the final countdown before the launch of Uppsala parkrun this Saturday morning. Registrations have been steadily dropping in during the past week, and excitement is gathering before the first event!
The test run last Saturday was a success – thanks to everyone that came along and brought their barcode with them so that the team could get in some practice before the first ‘real’ parkrun.
The weather looks good for Saturday, with clear skies, sunshine and little wind. The course has had time to dry out a bit from when this photo was taken a few weeks ago.
We’re ready – now we just need some runners! We look forward to welcoming new Uppsala parkrunners to the global parkrun family
On this day in 2013 – the 12th of May – Sean Doyle woke up from an induced coma to be told he’d had a heart attack/cardiac arrest at Huddersfield parkrun. His odds of survival had been 6%. Since that fateful day five years ago Sean has run 7,000 miles, including 150 parkruns, and…
Jag har alltid varit periodare när det gäller löpning (läs, hatade löpning förut men var lite tvungen…). Har under senaste 1½ året sprungit regelbundet, mycket tack vare parkrun. Jag kan ses på lördagarsmornar rusandes iväg med en minst sagt övertänd röd irländsk setter som heter Maggan. I skrivande stund har jag sprungit hela 27 st…