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Read more › News - 20th April 2022

Easter weekend Nordic parkrun photo round-up

The sun was shining for us again, and we had a great Easter weekend of parkrun events across the Nordics. Here’s a big collection of photos to celebrate:     First up, the glorious start at Amager Strandpark parkrun, summer is not far away.         And a selection of photos from some…

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Read more › News - 13th April 2022

A family affair

All around the world children and young people take part in parkrun events with their families. The UK, Ireland and Australia even have a junior parkrun series, which is 2k on a Sunday.   The first junior parkrun took place 12 years ago this month. What better time to take a closer look at families…

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Read more › News - 12th April 2022

Welcome to the photo roundup from the Nordic parkruns : 9 April 2022

Did you join one of our events to parkrun on Saturday? See if you can spot yourself in our photo round-up below! Here are the action photos:     Congratulations to Clara from Amager Fælled for completing her tenth parkrun.     A boy’s junior football team from Sundby Boldklub came and joined Amager Strandpark…

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Read more › News - 4th April 2022

Three years of parkrun Japan

Three years on from the launch of parkrun Japan, there are now 29 events spread over a country that is made up of more than 7,000 islands.    Events in the region even helped with the 2011 tsunami recovery project.   Haru is the Japanese word for spring, a time of year that symbolises new…

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Read more › News - 4th April 2022

Still waiting for the warmer weather! – a photo roundup from the Nordic parkrun events: 2 April

Welcome to the photo round-up from the weekend’s parkruns, where we had 30 events operating again for the first time since November. That meant over 1000 brilliant participants again, nearly 200 fabulous volunteers, over 170 people registering this week, and more than 100 people taking part in a parkrun for the very first time. Fantastic!…

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Read more › News - 31st March 2022

Welcome to parkrun! (Ласкаво просимо в сім’ю parkrun!)

parkrun events provide a safe, welcoming and friendly community for everyone, whether you want to come along and walk, jog, run, volunteer, spectate or meet new people.    We encourage you to share the below article with those who may benefit from the support of the parkrun community.    A Ukrainian translation of the article…

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Read more › News - 29th March 2022

Spring sunshine – a photo roundup from the Nordic parkrun events: 26 March

Welcome to the weekly photo round-up from our Nordic events! Slowly but surely spring is gaining hold across the region and more events are able to return. Here’s a selection of photos from some of the 25 events that took place on Saturday:   Firstly, a big thumbs up from the lapping point at Fælledparken…

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Read more › News - 22nd March 2022

Min resa från joggare till elitlöpare – tack vare parkrun!

Björn Engqvist började sin löparresa ganska sent i livet, men tack vare Örebro parkrun tillhör han nu en så kallade elitlöpare!   Här är hans story:   Du har gjort en fantastisk resa från din (och vår) första Örebro parkrun med tiden 25:39 till ditt senaste PB på: 17:19. Om vi förstår rätt var Örebro…

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Read more › News - 22nd March 2022

Five reasons we love the barcode

At parkrun, we’ve always tried to keep that event day experience the same as it was back when we began in 2004.   But one thing has evolved over the years – the barcode. Here we take a look at the importance of the barcode, and why we love it.   For the first five…

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Read more › News - 21st March 2022

Fun in the sun – a photo roundup from the Nordic parkrun events: 19 March

For pretty much all the Nordic region it was a glorious morning on Saturday and parkrun really was the best way to start the weekend. Here’s how we did it:     Hands up if you love Malmö Ribersborg parkrun!     Timing is easy at parkrun with the Virtual Volunteer App on your phone…

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