Nyheter - 8th August 2019

Nordic photo round-up from August 3rd

Faelledparkem cover

22 events took place this week (Tøyen and Tokoinranta parkruns had other events on their courses) and there was no shortage of parkrunners across our remaining events, with an event average of 50 parkrunners across the region.
Check out the action from right across the Nordics!

Nina 50
Nina Haikonen celebrated her 50th run at Tampere parkrun, and brought along a huge below of strawberries for everyone to share! Congratulations Nina!
Festningen vol
Festningen put in a strong contender this week for the happiest parkrunner ever!
Uppsala selfie
Uppsala selfie 2
The new Uppsala parkrun selfie-frame was put to good use on Saturday
A big turnout too this week at the beautiful riverside run at Uppsala
Looking strong at Esbjerg parkrun
The biggest turnout of the weekend was at Faelledparken with 108 participants
Örebro parkrun with its traditional pre-run wave
Dømmesmoen parkrun are now able to use the neighbouring café for coffee and cake after the run and it’s proving to be popular
More and more people from Linköping are discovering Vallaskogen parkrun
Festningen hat
In the post-run café at Festningen parkrun – watch out for the lights!
Stavanger 61
It was a record turnout with 61 people taking part in this week’s Stavanger parkrun
Packed out in the café after this week’s Vääksyn kanava parkrun
A bumper turnout of 38 people taking part in Huddinge parkrun this week
And from Denmark, here is this week’s start picture from Vejen parkrun
Haga 99
99 participants at this week’s Haga parkrun
Tampere lift off
And finally, we have lift-off at this week’s Tampere parkrun!

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parkrun Sweden wins ‘Community project of the year’

parkrun Sweden is the proud recipient of this year’s ‘Community Project of the Year’ from Dagens Industri’s ‘Sport & Affärer’ publication.   The ‘Sport & Affärer’ jury stated that:   ‘The concept “parkrun” has during the last few years grown and established itself in different communities around Sweden and now has over 10,000 registered participants,…

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The weekend’s parkrun photos from a cold and snowy Nordics

This week the colder weather came across most of the region and led to several cancellations, with Uppsala, Kungsängen, Festningen and Tokoinranta all falling to the weather. But 21 events survived the snow and ice – here’s some of the best photos from around the region:   Long shadows at this week’s Amager Fælled parkrun…