This week at parkrun in the Nordics there have been:
158 fantastic volunteers!
123 brilliant PBs!
125 amazing first-time parkrunners!
209 newly registered parkrunners!
It was also another incredible record for parkrun around the world, with over 345,000 people taking part in a parkrun last Saturday, an increase of nearly 10,000 from the previous week’s record. Adding in the volunteers and the junior parkrunners on the Sunday, this took the official figure of people being involved in parkrun on a single weekend to over 400,000 for the first time ever.
After the highest ever number of parkrunners on a Saturday in January last week, we set another record with 1171 parkrunners across our 24 events this week. Great to see that people are taking advantage of the mild weather and sticking to their New Year’s resolutions! Here’s a snapshot of how parkrun looked around the…
parkrun has grown from one event in a park to a global movement of millions of people walking, jogging, running and volunteering across 21 countries. But parkrun is so much more than a walk, jog or run in a park! If you or someone you know is yet to come along for the…