Read more › News - 30th July 2019

Filling the clock

Brian Roberts underwent a quadruple bypass in late November 2018. The 72-year-old explains how parkrun gave him the confidence to get active after such a major procedure, and how special it is being able to share it with his family.   Growing up, I played rugby until my mid-30s and that involved running in the close season….

Read more › News - 13th August 2018

A parkrunning recovery

My first parkrun was in May 2017. A friend invited me to go along to Cassiobury parkrun in Watford. I had been struggling a bit with my breath, so it was a good idea to get me running!   In July 2016, I visited the doctor because every time I went out for a run…