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….

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Read more › News - 1st May 2018

parkrun profile: Porthcawl

Porthcawl parkrun can be found in Porthcawl in South Wales, and it has a truly spectacular setting.   Event Directors Stu Davidson and Steve Brace tell us more…     For nearly five years the Porthcawl parkrun has harmonised a local running community, which is significantly growing in numbers, enthusiasm, improvement and with benefits back…

Read more › News - 1st May 2018

Take a trip to the seaside

A trip to the seaside is always a fun day out for the whole family. You can build sandcastles, play on the amusements, or soak up the sun (sometimes) on the beach. And you can also walk, jog or run a parkrun!   From east to west and north to south, a number of seaside resorts are now…