Blue skies and bright sunshine was the default setting for our events this week in the last parkrun in the first half of the year. With over 150 first-time runners this week, parkrun continues to reach out to new participants through the best form of advertising, word of mouth. What’s not to like?!
These Mums came together to run at Tøyen parkrun in Oslo
Our first parkrun wedding! You can read more about this story from Örebro parkrun here.
Two first-timers from Kungsängen parkrun looking proud at the finish!
The tree-lined avenue gives some welcome shade at the beautiful start of Uppsala parkrun
Nearly half of the 68 starters were first-timers today in Tampere, an amazing statistic!
Ready for the off at Huddinge parkrun in the south of Stockholm
Out on the course in the cool forest shade at Huddinge parkrun
Amazing Oscar and family at Stavanger parkrun
parkrun has spread to seven locations around Sweden and now plans are being developed for the next city in line – Linköping! The plans are the brainchild of Lisa Ring, the marathon runner who has competed for Sweden at the World Championships in London in 2017. After taking part in Huddinge parkrun…
Can you name all 22 Nordic parkruns? If not, here are ten quirky facts from our Event Directors to help you get to know our Nordic neighbours. Fact 1 – Flour arrows “Almost all the Danish events use flour arrows to mark out the course,” says Michael Jensen from Esbjerg parkrun. Flour arrows were even…