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Anita and Henri
Read more › News, Press - 6th February 2018

parkrunning for a healthier life

Henri and Anita Roux have lost a massive 110kg between them since they started parkrun less than 4 years ago.   Aged 50 and 55, both became aware that their sedentary lifestyles had caused them to pile on weight since their 30′s and they decided it was time to make a change.   Determined to…

Witbank 01
Read more › News, Press - 5th July 2017

Pyjama run is a sleepy hit

Winter has seen a flurry of pyjama themed parkruns across the country, including at Witbank parkrun, pictured above.   July 1 saw a pyjama party at Gilloolys parkrun, with parkrunners dressed in their sleepwear. Their generous donations of food, clothes and blankets to charity even earned them a mention in the local press.   Read…

Bridgetown
Read more › Press - 1st February 2017

Bridgetown draws hundreds – Cape Town

Bridgetown’s inaugural parkrun has been hailed for bringing together a diverse crowd from the local community.   The all-encompassing nature of parkrun, together with the health benefits of making parkrun a regular event were praised in the media.   Read the full story here