Nyheter - 22nd January 2020

Photos from around the Nordics, 18th January 2020

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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 region this weekend:

A happy bunch of volunteers running the show at this weeks Tampere parkrun

Still no snow at Uppsala parkrun, so a muddy finish instead of an icy one so far this winter

Likewise at Vääksyn kanava parkrun, but still plenty of use to be made of the selfie-frame

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Volunteering and Tail Walking at Vallaskogen parkrun in Linköping this Saturday
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Another jolly volunteer team – this time at this week’s Tøyen parkrun in Oslo

Congratulations to everyone who completed this week’s Växjösjön parkrun!


Vejen cake
parkrun cake on offer for everyone finishing this week’s Vejen parkrun!

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Close to 100 runners at this week’s Amager Fælled parkrun under grey skies
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Some lovely stories from this week’s Amager Strandpark parkrun. First of all regular local parkrunner Andi brought his son this morning to do his first parkrun.
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Then Rich and Sandie visited from the UK – Rich did his first ever parkrun and had only been allowed to come to Copenhagen together with Sandie if he promised to run with her at parkrun. He liked it a lot!
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And finally a stylish shot of the start at Amager Strandpark – a miniature parkrun barcode!
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A glorious morning at Dømmesmoen parkrun with a great turnout of 36 parkrunners this weekend.
This week’s cheer team at the finish of Esbjerg parkrun!
A busy morning at Haga parkrun where we welcomed 105 parkrunners to the course
Is it a plane? No, just a parkrunner at this week’s Huddinge parkrun
Good morning from Kungsängen parkrun!
Smiles at Malmö Ribersborg parkrun this Saturday
Malmö cafe'
And the view of the iconic Ribersborg Kallbadshus, where the post-parkrun cafe can be found
The satisfaction of completing this week’s Örebro parkrun
Some great portrait photos from this week’s Skatås parkrun
And finally, dogs are welcome at all our events across the Nordics – this furry friend was snapped at Stavanger parkrun this week.

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Nordic photo round-up 22nd February 2020

Welcome to the photo round-up from an extremely wet weekend! Amazingly over 1000 people showed up at our events to walk, jog, run and volunteer, well done to everyone who showed up. Here’s some photos which capture the soggy action.   Tough conditions at Amager Strandpark parkrun – even the selfie frame broke in the…

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parkrun Stats

This week at parkrun in the Nordics there have been: 23 events! 948 finishers! 149 fantastic volunteers! 86 brilliant PBs! 85 amazing first-time parkrunners! 162 newly registered parkrunners!