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Read more › News - 6th August 2019

Farewell and see you at a parkrun

As Noel and I step down from being Country Managers we’d just like to share some of our memories over the last 7 years.   At each parkrun around the country you have all brought special gifts and talents and we are so proud and thankful to have shared this journey with you. We simply can’t…

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Read more › Awards - 6th August 2019

parkdog of the week – Wanaka

My name is Ruby and I’m 10 weeks old.  I’m a totally black Labrador and was born at Criffel Station here in Wanaka and have been with my new family about one and a half weeks.     I love to play with Olivia, my new owner and explore my new home and surroundings.  I…

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Read more › Awards - 6th August 2019

100 volunteer roles

Volunteers are always valued and much appreciated, but this heartwarming story from parkrun South Africa, just gives an extra special reason why.   I will never forget the day, 6th June 2017, when Gerhardus Linde stepped into our lives at Hartenbos parkrun. He was there to volunteer. I will also not forget when his mother put on his…

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Read more › News - 6th August 2019

parkrun Diary

Cancellations:  Queenstown – 16th November (Queenstown Marathon) Anniversaries  Millwater – September East End – September   Continued parking problems at Whangarei: Unfortunately there are still some interruptions at the start of Whangarei parkrun and mid-August is the date now for completion. Parking is only available across the road at the cricket grounds parkrunners will need to allow an additional…

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Read more › News - 31st July 2019

parkrun Diary

Cancellations:  Queenstown – 16th November (Queenstown Marathon) Anniversaries  Millwater – September East End – September   Continued parking problems at Whangarei: Unfortunately there are still some interruptions at the start of Whangarei parkrun and mid-August is the date now for completion. Parking is only available across the road at the cricket grounds parkrunners will need to allow an additional…

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Read more › Awards - 31st July 2019

parkdogs of the week – Anderson

This is a whole parkdog family of champions! From left to right there is Daniella with Reign, Margaret with Charlie, Pippa with Zsofia, Mike with Tilly, Anthony with Fabian.      My name is Zsofia and I’m eight years old. I and some other members of the Silverton Kennels family belong to Pippa and Mike who…

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Read more › News - 23rd July 2019

Do you love parkrun?

Since the very first parkrun in Bushy Park on Saturday 2 October 2004, more than 3.7 million people have had their barcodes scanned at parkrun events around the world.   For some people, parkrun is something they might do every now and then, maybe at Christmas time with family, or when catching up with an old…