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5 Sep 2014
Comedian and Join In patron, Eddie Izzard, is encouraging people to volunteer at their local parkrun by threatening to tickle them.
20 Aug 2014
77 runners took part in the inaugural Hazlehead parkrun in Aberdeen on Saturday (16 August).
13 Aug 2014
Liz McColgan volunteered at Tollcross parkrun last Saturday (9 August) as part of the Join In Summer Relay.
8 Aug 2014
Liz McColgan will be volunteering at Tollcross parkrun on Saturday (9 August) as part of the Join In Summer Relay.
23 Apr 2014
Temperatures and attendances soared at last weekend’s Scottish parkruns.
8 Mar 2014
parkrun has announced a significant change to how their results system will operate.
1 Mar 2014
parkrun will further its global reach this weekend when two events in Russia are launched.
17 Feb 2014
parkrun is working with volunteering charity Join In as it looks to recruit 250 volunteers who will be known as 'Local Leaders'.
21 Jan 2014
parkrun numbers soared last weekend (18 January) with several events breaking their attendance records.
21 Dec 2013
Hot on the Heels of Andy Murray scooping the BBC sports personality of the year, parkrun has announced its very own hero of 2013.
20 Dec 2013
Last Saturday (14 December) saw the total kilometres covered accumulatively by Scottish parkruns reach the 1,000,000 mark.
11 Dec 2013
We take a look at some of the parkrun events that take place on some of the farthest reaches of the globe.
3 Dec 2013
An impressive 261 people took part in the first Perth parkrun on Saturday (30 November).
29 Nov 2013
The first official Perth parkrun takes place this Saturday (30 November)following a successful trial run last weekend.
25 Oct 2013
The first Perth parkrun will be held on Saturday 30 November 2013.
15 Oct 2013
This Saturday (19 October) marks the four year anniversary of Edinburgh parkrun and to celebrate, the 5k run at Cramond will include a range of special activities.
7 Oct 2013
As part of the celebrations for its 9th birthday, parkrun organisers across the world are asking participants to make a short 30 second video clip from their local event this weekend
4 Oct 2013
Glasgow's Victoria Park is the newest addition to the parkrun family.
10 Sep 2013
To celebrate international parkrun day, runners are being encouraged to make a 30 second video
26 Aug 2013
A study investigating the benefits of parkrun has just been published to reveal evidence that the event has a positive impact in terms of all-inclusive involvement, with women, older adults and overweight people well represented