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Read more › News - 14th August 2019

Barkrunner profile – Mia of Roosevelt Island

Hi all, Foxy here.  This week, I caught up with my friend Mia, a marvelous gal and barkrunner at my home barkrun of Roosevelt Island, for an exclusive!     Mia, could you tell us a little bit about yourself?   I came to DC from a South Carolina shelter after Lucky Dog Animal Rescue…

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Read more › News - 17th July 2019

Barkrunner profile: Jack of Charleston, WV

Hey there friends!  Your fave barkrunner correspondent Foxy caught up with the super speedy Jack of Charleston barkrun in wild and wonderful West Virginia.     Jack, tell me a little something about yourself.   Jack is my name. I am a 3 year old male small bench-legged feist terrier. I live in South Charleston,…

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Read more › News - 19th June 2019

Barkrunner profile – Martina

Hey friends — Foxy here, and I’m back with another fabulous barkrunner interview. In June 2018, we celebrated the inaugural unofficial barkrunner day across parkrun USA. On that day, I got to go for a car ride up the BW Parkway (Baltimore-Washington parkway for those of you out-of-towners) to Leakin Park parkrun where I met…

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Read more › News - 20th March 2019

Barkrunner Interview – Miss Kitty and Gracie

This week Kensington parkrun in Maryland celebrates its first birthday! Over the past year a warm community has formed around these Saturday morning meetups.   Grown-ups love the company and the pretty Rock Creek Trail. Kids love the playground. And barkrunners love, well, everything. We sent our barkrunner correspondent Foxy to chat with a couple of…

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Read more › News - 6th February 2019

Barkrunner profile – Random of Mansfield, OH

Hey Foxy’s friends!  Ready for another great barkrunner interview?  This week, I’d like to introduce you to my new gal pal Random, who rocks the course at Mansfield parkrun!   Random, what do we need to know about you?     My name is Random Hope, and I celebrated my first birthday on November 14th. …

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Read more › News - 9th January 2019

Barkrunner profile – Gifford of Fletcher’s Cove

Hello all!  Your faithful Foxy, barkrunner correspondent, is here with another fun interview.  The great Gifford, of Fletcher’s Cove (FC), recently helped his dad notch 100 parkruns!   If my maths is correct, that is 4 legs X 1 out & back by 5 kms plus — wait — how far is a km??? —…

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Read more › News - 28th November 2018

Barkrunner interview – Cooper

Hey y’all, Foxy here. This week, we are taking a trip to the middle of the country to meet cool pup Cooper from Livonia parkrun.   Cooper’s friend Lynn has been getting plenty of attention as our first 250-club member, but Cooper has been right there with Lynn for most of them.   Cooper, tell…

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Read more › News - 7th November 2018

Barkrunner profile- Dolly

Hey there everyone!  Foxy, barkrunner correspondent, here.  This week, I’m bringing you an interview with the awesome and well-traveled Dolly, currently of Delaware and Raritan Canal (D&RC) parkrun.  As you’ll see, Dolly has left her mark at lots of parkruns over the years!   Hi Dolly, tell me about yourself.   Dolly Murphy, age approximately…

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Read more › News - 17th October 2018

Barkrunner profile: Moose of Deep Run

Hi everyone!  Your barkrunner correspondent Foxy is here with a very special barkrunner interview – the happy-go-lucky Moose from Deep Run!  This interview is super special for me as Moose and I actually met back in 2017 on neutral ground up at College Park parkrun, where Moose helped me get a 5k PB! Yeah, I…

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Read more › News - 19th September 2018

How to be a barkrunner

To all my fellow pups out there, listen up! Barkrunner correspondent Foxy is back with five top tips on how to be a good barkrunner.   Rule number one, is that you gotta have fun. Whether you walk, run, spectate, or volunteer, being a barkrunner is a fabulous way to spend your Saturday morning. But,…

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