More events than ever before, a new participant record for parkrun Norway and a whole lot of Saturday morning positivity! Have a look at our snaps from the past weekend in the Nordics:
It was the inaugural event for Dømmesmoen parkrun in Grimstad, Norway, and the town’s mayor was there to offer his support
68 runners showed up for the first event, a very successful launch!
A ‘Majkat’ from Denmark……it DID snow briefly on Saturday morning at Amager Strandpark but this photo was taken from a little earlier in the year!
Yes, the volunteers do deserve a clap – thanks being given at Amager Fælled parkrun
Why have a coffee when you can have a barby – at the finish at Bergen Løvstien parkrun
A reminder of the close links between Scotland and Norway also at Bergen Løvstien parkrun
Happy first birthday to Uppsala parkrun!
Something that Tail Walker Ellie was pretty happy about!
A new record of 65 participants at Uppsala this week
A new volunteer role is needed for this feathered friend, doing a fine clear up job with the flour markings at Fælledparken parkrun
Get in line for scanning, also at Fælledparken parkrun
“May the Fourth be with you” – people getting into the Star Wars spirit at Tøyen parkrun
The finish at Tøyen parkrun, by the monumemnt in the centre of the park
Dedicated parkrunner Jyri Hänninen made it to his 50th t-shirt on Saturday at Tampere parkrun
A lovely picture of the volunteer team at Vääksyn kanava parkrun
Finally! The canal is open and spring has arrived in Vääksyn kanava
Cheering this finisher over the line at Malmö Ribersborg parkrun
The start line for this week’s Skatås parkrun in Göteborg
We want you to meet some of the people running parkrun here in the Nordics. First up, Axel Walø from Tøyen parkrun in Oslo. Axel has run 71 of the 73 Tøyen parkruns to date, including 11 times as the Tail Walker. A dedicated parkrunner! How did you first hear about parkrun? Leste på…
Last week I was over in the UK taking part in a ‘parkrun Global’ Operations meeting. They collectively make sure that everything works properly on a Saturday morning around the world. It’s been a chance to see how the decisions for parkrun events get made, and have the opportunity to also contribute to this process,…