Read more › News - 6th August 2019

parkrun has been our saviour

For Tracey Seymour and her husband Paul, parkrun is special for so many reasons.    Tracey tells us how important Saturday mornings have become for improving her health, falling in love with running and managing her husband’s dementia.   I am 58 years old and I have been doing parkrun for almost two years now. Back in 2017, I…

Read more › News - 30th May 2019

parkrun profile: Shepton Mallet

Every Saturday, more than 200 people gather to walk, jog, run and volunteer at Shepton Mallet parkrun in Somerset.   Edric Hobbs from Shepton Mallet parkrun tells us more about his home event…     parkrun has had a huge impact on the town on Shepton Mallet, and on those of us who call it…