News - 3rd May 2023

Welcome to the Nordic photo roundup from 29 April 2023!


Welcome to a round-up from the weekend’s parkruns across the Nordics (the photos from our Norwegian events, including the May 1st ‘special day’ events can be found here). We had a record number of people taking part in our parkruns over this past weekend, here’s some photos from across the region


Amager Faelled

Well done to Line and Janne for reaching their 25th volunteering milestones at Amager Fælled parkrun


Tailwalking with a traditional hat to mark the Vappu celebrations at Tokoinranta parkrun

Tampere cafe

Enjoying a post-parkrun coffee after Tampere parkrun on Saturday


Capturing the beautiful trees at Billdalsparken parkrun this weekend


Event Director Gunilla enjoying taking part in Vallaskogen parkrun this Saturday


Before the start of Uppsala parkrun on Saturday


Loving the encouragement given to parkrunners passing by the start/finish area at Vääksyn kanava parkrun


A great turnout with 76 parkrunners enjoying their Saturday morning at Örebro parkrun


Selfie frame action at Esbjerg parkrun this week

Claus 50

Congratulations to Claus who has recently achieved his 50th parkrun milestone at Nordre Fælled parkrun


Tailwalking at Fælledparken parkrun this week

Faelledparken 2

And enjoying the beautiful weather, also at Fælledparken parkrun


Another great morning at Haga parkrun with 128 participants this week

Huddinge Tomasz

Well done to Tomasz, who crossed the line first for the very first time this week at Huddinge parkrun, on his 114th parkrun!

Växjö 1



A couple of lovely parkrunner portraits from this week’s Växjösjön parkrun….

Skatås 1


Skatås 2


Skatås 3

….and some great shots too here from Skatås parkrun


And finally, spring is arriving in Umeå and the fabulous Broparken parkrun

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