Nyheter - 3rd January 2019

Christmas parkruns!

Haga cover shot

Christmas themed parkruns are a time for celebration and a chance to meet up with your friends and family at parkrun. Here in the Nordics we had some great costumes on display as we put on our seasonal events right across the region. Here’s a selection of shots from our events to commemorate Christmas 2018!
örebro xmas tree
Probably the best costume of the day – Mikael Sandberg as a Christmas tree at Örebro parkrun
Huddinge xmas
It was an exclusively Santa volunteer team at Huddinge parkrun this Christmas

Malmo xmas team
Katherine and Phil, Event Directors at Malmö Ribersborg parkrun have given the city the best present of all in 2018, a new parkrun!
malmo santas
No snow in Malmö but still plenty of Santas!
skatas santas
The fantastic volunteer team at Skatås parkrun
Tampere xmas vols
A wave hello from Tampere parkrun in a very Christmassy looking Finland

Gathering before the start of Haga parkrun, with snow in the air

Even the dogs were getting into the action at Haga parkrun
Örebro xmas vols
A festive looking bunch of runners and volunteers at Örebro parkrun

Dela med vänner:

Route 3 cover pic

Velkommen til Dømmesmoen parkrun, Grimstad!

Våren 2018 besøkte jeg en venn i Storbritannia. Jeg la merke til en rekke magasiner om løping som lå rundt omkring i huset hennes, og spurte hvem i familien som hadde tatt opp løping. Til min overraskelse fortalte hun meg at det var henne selv, og spurte meg om jeg hadde hørt om parkrun. Hun…

parkrun Japan 2 cover

parkrun starts in Japan!

Japan will become parkrun’s 21st country when the first starts in Japan on 6th April. The first event is called Futakotamagawa parkrun and will be located in the western suburbs of Tokyo alongside the Tama river.   It’s a one-lapper in a park, offering runners a scenic, flat parkrun in an attractive urban park environment….