Last weekend at parkrun in the Nordics there were:
26 events! (a record!)
1427 finishers! (also a record!)
178 fantastic volunteers! (yet another record!)
157 brilliant PBs!
142 amazing first-time parkrunners!
Saturday saw the long-awaited return of parkrun New Zealand, the first parkrun events back after an extended global lockdown, and a return, in that part of the world at least, to pre-Coronavirus routines. Since the earliest days of this challenge we had prioritised the work required to ensure a smooth return to action when the…
The parkrun family is made up of 22 countries around the world, and we’ll be taking a closer look at a number of them. This week it’s the US! Having recently celebrated eight years since the first event took place, here is the story of parkrun USA… The parkrun culture is communal, supportive,…