Distinctions - 18th septembre 2019
Tags:

parkrun to launch in the Netherlands

cover

Great news for parkrun tourists – parkrun is going to be launching in the Netherlands in 2020! Already a wonderful place to visit, a trip to the Netherlands suddenly got even better!
 
1

 
Enquiries for starting up new parkruns are regularly received by parkrun HQ from all over the world, and many of these come from countries where there are no existing events set-up.
And top of the list for recent enquiries has been the Netherlands. This active nation looks like a great place for parkrun, with plentiful parks and waterways providing opportunities for courses, together with a familiarity for parkrun from many people with connections with both the UK and South Africa where parkrun is so popular.
 
3
 
Already there are teams in a number of cities making plans to start up events – in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Den Haag, Utrecht, Eindhoven, Maastricht, Gröningen, Nijmegen, Delft and Alkmaar. And of course, a lot of excitement about when the first events will arrive.
 
4
 
The aim is for the first events to be ready for launch in the spring of 2020. Currently you can follow progress on the parkrun Netherlands Facebook page.

 
Welcome to the parkrun family, Netherlands!

Partagez si vous aimez:

Canda cover

parkrun pour les pères

Comment avez-vous entendu parler de parkrun? James et Jodi, de Taber, en Alberta, racontent leur histoire au sujet du rôle influent joué par le père de James dans la création du parkrun de Trout Pond.   L’année dernière, à ce moment-là, nous aurions organisé notre deuxième parkrun, essayant toujours de nous habituer à jongler avec…

Canada cover

parkrun ne serait pas possible sans bénévoles

Ted s’est rendu au parkrun Meadowvale plus souvent que quiconque – mais il n’a jamais participé au 5 km. Lawrence Jeffery, directeur de l’événement, explique comment Ted est devenu partie intégrante de leur équipe.   Un parkrun remplit ses postes de bénévoles de diverses façons. Les coureurs/marcheurs qui veulent donner en retour et les élèves…