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Läs mer › Nyheter - 9th September 2020

The time to act is now

We face the prospect of living in a world where being apart becomes normal, and where the risk associated with social interaction and participating in physical activity is deemed to outweigh the benefit.   parkrun’s Global Head of Health and Wellbeing Chrissie Wellington tells us why the time is now for resuming parkrun.   Following…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 8th September 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update: 8 September

We are delighted to confirm that, as announced on local channels last Friday, parkrun is set to return in the Falkland Islands (Cape Pembroke Lighthouse parkrun) and in Australia’s Northern Territory on Saturday 19 September.   As we confirmed in last week’s update, there are clear and specific local guidelines that permit us to return…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 3rd September 2020

Rapid review of evidence for outdoor transmission of COVID-19 published

We’re excited to publish the findings of the rapid review of evidence for outdoor transmission of COVID-19, commissioned by parkrun and undertaken by the Centre for Sport, Physical Education & Activity Research (spear) at Canterbury Christ Church University.   Led by Professor Mike Weed and Dr Abby Foad, the review looked at evidence of incidents…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 1st September 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update: 1 September

Those of you who have followed these weekly updates since early April will know that, whilst we wouldn’t rule anything out, our initial preference has been that we would only start entire parkrun countries at a time. This was based on a number of factors, but largely that the complexity of supporting numerous varied regulations,…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 25th August 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update: 25 August

From the beginning of this challenge we have believed in taking a pragmatic and considered approach, that protects the spirit of parkrun, and prioritises the safety of everyone who comes into contact with our events. At the same time, we have developed our understanding of the risks of returning such that we can appropriately balance…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 19th August 2020

Reviewing outdoor transmissions of COVID-19 to support open air events

It is well documented that parkrun can be a catalyst for improving physical fitness and supporting positive mental health. The weekly events bring communities together and can help combat social isolation. For nearly 16 years and across more than 2,000 locations worldwide, parkrun has contributed to healthier and happier communities.    But in March this…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 18th August 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update: 18 August

Last Friday we published our COVID-19 Framework FAQs, following on from the publication of our COVID-19 Framework which outlines how parkrun will return in locations where there remains an underlying level of Coronavirus infection and/or social distancing requirements are in place as set by public health bodies.   We have been delighted with the response,…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 12th August 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) uppdatering: 11 augusti

Förra veckan meddelade vi att vi hade slutfört vårt COVID-19-ramverk, vår plan för hur vi kan starta upp parkrun på sikt. Där beskriver vi hur event kommer att fungera i länder där smittorisken fortfarande kvarstår.   Du kan läsa mer om vår ”återkomst till parkrun” här.   Här är denna veckas uppdatering från Tom Williams,…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 11th August 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update: 11 August

On Friday last week we published our provisional COVID-19 Framework, describing how parkrun events are likely to return where there remains an underlying level of the virus.   We intentionally published the Framework in advance of it being appropriate to open any of the 21 parkrun countries that remain closed, to enable us to progress…

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Läs mer › Nyheter - 7th August 2020

COVID-19-ramverk

Tidigare denna vecka berättade vi att vi färdigställt vårt COVID-19-ramverk, vilket beskriver hur event hanteras i länder som fortfarande har en viss grad av smitta i samhället.   Vi vill även understryka att som en del av återöppningsstrategin tog vi beslutet att separera definiera det sätt på vilket events ska återöppnas från bestämma datumet då…