From the time of the last participation record set in August, it didn’t take long before we had a new participation record in the Nordics! On the last Saturday in September, 1016 people took part in the 18 parkruns across the region (also a new record), with an amazing total of 133 volunteers supporting these events.
In the other articles below you can read more about two other of the events, with the launch of Tokoinranta parkrun in Helsinki, Finland, and a report from Örebro parkrun in Sweden where the local radio station was in attendance to help raise money for a great cause.
Here below we share with you some photos from a special day in Amager Fælled parkrun, where they had a record breaking attendance of 181 runners to celebrate their 500th event!
Marking the day with the traditional Danish flour markings!
It’s been another record breaking week for parkrun in the Nordics, following the continuing upward trend for parkrun throughout the world. It’s great that we are all a part of it! For the first time we had over 1400 runners at our events, and just as importantly, we had 178 fabulous volunteers who helped…
You may have noticed the parkrun website looks a bit different today. We had hoped to have a brand new website live by now but unfortunately, due to complications in delivery, we haven’t been able to achieve what we wanted. We haven’t changed any of the content or the structure of the site….