News - 10th October 2017

WIN a chance to #TrainWithWayde!

48112DHV Parkrun Relaunch - Partner Banner_900x416_v2_02

How would you like to WIN a training session with Wayde van Niekerk – world champ sprinter, Olympic gold winner and Discovery Vitality Ambassador – along with super coach Tannie Ans? You can with Vitality!


On your marks, get set …


  • Post a picture of yourself on Facebook attending a parkrun between 7 October 2017 and 31 October 2017.
  • This image can be taken at any parkrun during October (7, 14, 21 and 28 October).
  • Include the hashtag #TrainWithWayde as well as the hashtag #WaydeDreamer with your social media post.
  • Find an event near you, sign up for parkrun, link your profile and get posting!


Only Discovery Vitality members who have linked their parkrun profile with their Vitality policy are eligible to win, so if you haven’t yet, learn how to link yours here. You have until Tuesday, 31 October 2017 to enter the competition, so get posting! Terms and conditions apply.

Share this with friends:

Join the discussion:

Mandela and Bruce pic

parkrun for Mandela this Saturday!

  Today has brought back so many memories of the great man – my Twitter feed has been flooded with images of Madiba at different stages of his life along with friends, fellow athletes, politicians and so the list goes on. Some of us were fortunate enough to meet Nelson Mandela and none of us…


parkrun approaches 2000 events globally

My message in this week’s newsletter must be dominated by the recent parkrun conference from which I have just returned. Gill, Cara, and I were fortunate enough to be able to join 250 parkrun delegates from around the UK and the world at the conference at Warwick University.   This annual three day event is…