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23 May 2016
parkrun UK, the free weekly timed 5k run, has come first in the ‘National Inspiring Initiative’ category at the 2016 Women’s Sport Trust Awards.
17 May 2016
Last weekend Parkrun celebrated its one-millionth runner – a testament to the growing popularity and enduring appeal of this global movement that has changed people’s lives for the better. Runners from across the UK have been invited to share their pa
8 Mar 2016
Elgin parkrun got off to a successful start on Saturday (5 March) with 216 runners taking part in the inaugural event at Cooper Park.
17 Feb 2016
A new parkrun is set to launch in Glasgow’s Drumchapel in May.
5 Feb 2016
Intersport and parkrun have agreed a three year sponsorship package.
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.