News - 21st August 2023

Welcome to the Nordic photo roundup from 19 August 2023


Welcome to another weekly photo round-up from our Nordic events – with another record breaking 1700+ parkrunners attending our events. More than 300 registrations and 200 first-timers, fantastic!
Here’s the photo round-up, enjoy!

Nansen vols

What we would do without our fantastic volunteers?! Take a bow Nansenparken parkrun team…..

Haga vols

….everyone at Haga parkrun….

Örebro vols

…..Team Örebro….

Mat parkrun vols

….and over in Finland, the volunteer teams at Mattilanniemi parkrun….

Tok 1

….and Tokoinranta parkrun

Nansen finish

At the finish line of Nansenparken parkrun on Saturday – well done Erik!



Toyen 2

Tøyen parkrun returned after two weeks absence due to Øyafestivalen, and people were very happy to see it return!

Malmö Phil

Huge congratulations to Phil, co-Event Director at Malmö Ribersborg parkrun, who reached his 250th milestone at the weekend!


Heading off from the start at Uppsala parkrun, along the avenue of trees


Thumbs up for Billdalsparken parkrun!



Ekebergsletta 2

Some great finish line shots from this week’s Ekebergsletta parkrun


Passing through the finish area after the first smaller lap of Vallaskogen parkrun


With another attendance of over 100 people, it was another busy week for the team at Stavanger parkrun


Enjoying parkrun as a family at Örebro parkrun this week

Amager Strand Wieslander

The Wieslander family was well represented at Amager Strandpark this week! With an attendance of 140 finishers, many taking part in the triathlon the following day, this was the highest attended event in the Nordics this week

Brabrand Rasmus 250 Trine 100

Congratulations to Rasmus and Trine, who reached their 250th and 100th milestones respectively

Lahden Satam

Enjoying parkrun along the harbour’s edge at Lahden satama parkrun this Saturday


At the pre-run briefing with a view – at Løvstien parkrun, Bergen

Festningen Sarah 50

Well done Sarah for reaching your 50th milestone at Festningen parkrun in Trondheim!


Greetings from Skien Fritidspark parkrun

Växjö 2

More family parkrun action, this time at Växjösjön parkrun

Haga Affe Gunilla

And finally, some 100 volunteer milestones to celebrate, with Gunilla and Affe achieving this landmark at Haga parkrun….


….and similarly Danne at Lillsjön parkrun

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