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11 Nov 2015
For the month of October, parkrunners across the country made the pledge to support the event’s official charity partner Alzheimer’s Research UK through a Donate Your Time initiative
27 Jul 2015
A record field took part in Edinburgh parkrun on Saturday (25 July) to celebrate its 300th event.
20 Feb 2015
Two weeks ago, Gabrielle Hall, an 8-year-old from Stockton-on-Tees, set a world record performance for her age at Stewart parkrun
17 Feb 2015
Kirkcaldy celebrated Valentine's Day on Saturday (14 February) with the launch of its first parkrun.
24 Dec 2014
There are extra helpings of parkrun this Festive Season with over a hundred events hosting Christmas Day and New Year's Day events.
30 Nov 2014
parkrun has announced a new partnership with online running network Strava.
26 Nov 2014
Can you think of many better ways to celebrate Christmas of New Year’s Day then a refreshing parkrun
20 Nov 2014
Two of the fastest marathon runners in history, Wilson Kipsang and Dennis Kimetto, made guest appearances at parkrun on Saturday
4 Oct 2014
As it prepares to celebrate its 10th birthday, we take a look at and celebrate the enduring success of parkrun
26 Sep 2014
parkrun founder Paul Sinton-Hewitt has announced that the event will now sell its merchandise online
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.