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  • Kipsang Kimetto parkrun 1-2

    20 Nov 2014

    Two of the fastest marathon runners in history, Wilson Kipsang and Dennis Kimetto, made guest appearances at parkrun on Saturday

  • Happy 10th Birthday parkrun

    4 Oct 2014

    As it prepares to celebrate its 10th birthday, we take a look at and celebrate the enduring success of parkrun

  • parkrun Launches Retail Shop

    26 Sep 2014

    parkrun founder Paul Sinton-Hewitt has announced that the event will now sell its merchandise online

  • Eddie Izzard Urges parkrunners To Join In

    5 Sep 2014

    Comedian and Join In patron, Eddie Izzard, is encouraging people to volunteer at their local parkrun by threatening to tickle them.

  • Aberdeen Welcomes New parkrun

    20 Aug 2014

    77 runners took part in the inaugural Hazlehead parkrun in Aberdeen on Saturday (16 August).

  • Liz Lends A Hand At Tollcross parkrun

    13 Aug 2014

    Liz McColgan volunteered at Tollcross parkrun last Saturday (9 August) as part of the Join In Summer Relay.

  • Liz McColgan Joins In At Tollcross parkrun

    8 Aug 2014

    Liz McColgan will be volunteering at Tollcross parkrun on Saturday (9 August) as part of the Join In Summer Relay.

  • parkrun Attendances Soar

    23 Apr 2014

    Temperatures and attendances soared at last weekend’s Scottish parkruns.

  • New Results System For parkrun

    8 Mar 2014

    parkrun has announced a significant change to how their results system will operate.

  • From Russia With Love

    1 Mar 2014

    parkrun will further its global reach this weekend when two events in Russia are launched.

  • parkrun Helps Search For Local Leaders

    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'.

  • parkrun Attendance Records Smashed

    21 Jan 2014

    parkrun numbers soared last weekend (18 January) with several events breaking their attendance records.

  • The (Ron) Star Of parkrun

    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.

  • Scottish parkruns Reach One Million Mark

    20 Dec 2013

    Last Saturday (14 December) saw the total kilometres covered accumulatively by Scottish parkruns reach the 1,000,000 mark.

  • parkrun Across The Globe

    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.

  • The Day That Perth Moved

    3 Dec 2013

    An impressive 261 people took part in the first Perth parkrun on Saturday (30 November).

  • Perth Prepares For parkrun

    29 Nov 2013

    The first official Perth parkrun takes place this Saturday (30 November)following a successful trial run last weekend.

  • Perth parkrun Announced

    25 Oct 2013

    The first Perth parkrun will be held on Saturday 30 November 2013.

  • Edinburgh parkrun Rises To The Four

    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.

  • parkrun Celebrates 9th Birthday

    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