This Saturday Haga parkrun will be celebrating our 25th parkrun since we started in August 2016. Time flies!
Here’s some nice things that people have said about us during that time:
“Thank you Haga Parkrun for being my home away from home. I just love the spirit, the people and the sense of community. You guys are awesome, well done for arranging a great event.“ – Natasha Maraschin
“Tack för ett bra lopp och bra anordnat som vanligt!” – Jonatan Eliasson
“Great to join today, thanks everyone!” – Artur Dirieto
“Really enjoyed this beautiful run thank you” - Anne Lewis
“Jag rekomenderar starkt Park run, som äger rum varje lördag klockan 09.30 i Hagaparken. Det är gratis, ingen föranmälan krävs” – Björn Suneson
“Thanks for making us so welcome today.” – Lis Gibbs
“Thanks for a great run this morning – what a beautiful course. Hope to be back one day. Give us a shout if you’re ever in Leicester at 9am on a Saturday!” - Dave Ward
“Ett härligt lopp (för oss som valde att tävla). Avspänt och kul men ändå bra klass på startfältet.” – Mårten Westberg
“Lovely start to the weekend – thanks to all involved!” – Ben Koschalka
We’re delighted to have brought a little bit of happiness to so many people over the past 6 months and hope that we can continue to bring a little bit of sparkle to Saturday mornings for many many more in the weeks and months to come!
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