Read more › News - 14th November 2018

City-slicker parkruns

With almost 1,700 weekly parkrun events to choose from around the world, the variety of parkrun courses offers something for everyone.   From tiny villages to prisons, beautiful woodland to gritty urban areas, promenades and mountains, wherever you are in the UK, the chances are your nearest parkrun isn’t far away!   In our latest parkrun…

parkwalk paul
Read more › News - 25th July 2018

‘Walk@parkrun’ #ParkWalk

‘Walk@parkrun’ #ParkWalk is an initiative in Northern Ireland to engage people of all fitness abilities. It’s incorporated in conjunction with nine Northern Ireland parkrun events and is funded under the Active Clubs Programme by Sport NI and Big Lottery NI.    Two participants in the scheme, Paul Greene and Heather Patterson, explain the impact that…

Wallace bandstand
Read more › News - 29th May 2018

parkrun profile: Wallace

You can find Wallace parkrun in Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland. Hundreds of people have been walking, jogging, running and volunteering at the event every Saturday since it joined the parkrun family in March 2013.   Event Director Beverly Reid tells us more…     When I heard that parkrun was coming to Wallace Park I decided…