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Read more › News - 2nd August 2018

parkrun profile: Peter Pan junior parkrun

In 2017 Hull was the UK City of Culture, and that same year junior parkrun came to town. Peter Pan junior parkrun Event Director, Paul Martindale, explains how the idea for a junior parkrun came about and talks about the impact the event is having on the local community.      I was well aware that…

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Read more › News - 19th July 2018

parkrun profile: Bury St Edmunds juniors

Bury St Edmunds junior parkrun in west Suffolk, East Anglia is one of over 200 junior parkruns across the UK.   Event Directors Steve Neumann and Hannah Jewers tell us more…     Back in March 2016, due to our frequent running at the Bury St Edmunds 5k parkrun event, we became aware of the possibility…

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Read more › News - 1st May 2018

junior parkrun profile: Hanworth

Hanworth junior parkrun is located in Feltham, West London, not far from Heathrow Airport. In fact, the course takes place on the site of one of the first airfields in the country, and is where Sir Mo Farah did much of training before going on to be a global superstar.       Hanworth junior…

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Read more › junior parkrun - 9th April 2018

junior parkrun profile: Stanley Park

Stanley Park junior parkrun  in Liverpool welcomed its 500th different junior parkrunner recently. Event Director and volunteer Outreach Ambassador Dave Dando tells us more about Liverpool’s first junior parkrun.   I grew up around Stanley Park in the 1950s and would play there every day after school and every weekend, I moved away from Liverpool for…