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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Movember 2017: Wimpole parkrunners unite for men’s health Wimpole parkrunners wear false moustaches for Movember awareness. Picture: Ch
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 3 days ago
Wimpole parkrunners wear false moustaches for Movember awareness. Picture: Chris Lee More than 270 runners at Wimpole parkrun have marked Movember – the global campaign to raise awareness... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Athletics: Euan Brown on top form for East London Runners at Hog Hill 5knews from the East London Runners athletics club Frankie Brownlie of East Lond
Ilford Recorder / Posted 3 days ago
news from the East London Runners athletics club Frankie Brownlie of East London Runners at the Constantia Greenbelt parkrun in Cape Town, South Africa (pic: ELR) There were plenty of East London Runners members who took part in the Hog Hill... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Running column: It’s time to stop eating Milky Ways and get back to trainingI ran this year but that can only happen if I set up a decent block of training
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
I ran this year but that can only happen if I set up a decent block of training with some quality training now. MORE: How parkrun gave Mark the running bug I need to build some solid foundations now to set up smashing a few events in 2018. This... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford City's Isabella Haines-Gray claims cross-country gold(U15G) 14.42, 69 I Jones (U15G) 16.21. ENFIELD SEVEN-MILE WALK Abingdon: 5 N
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
(U15G) 14.42, 69 I Jones (U15G) 16.21. ENFIELD SEVEN-MILE WALK Abingdon: 5 N Blatchford (1st LV65) 1.12.24. OXFORD PARKRUN Witney RR: 7 M Lock (1st S18) 18.08pb, 21 T Clarke (1st V45) 20.10, 25 W Downey (V35) 20.20, 26 C Gibbin (2nd V45)... Read more
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Gazette
ATHLETICS: Thornbury RC's Nick Williams goes the extra mile for Mont Blanc racegroup of 28 runners and 14 volunteers came together at Thornbury’s Mundy Playin
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
group of 28 runners and 14 volunteers came together at Thornbury’s Mundy Playing Fields on Saturday for the Thornbury parkrun test event. With the inaugural Thornbury parkrun due to take place this Saturday, this was a chance for event... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
Recreation news and notes from around the areathe HLC scholarship program. Call 352-253-4667 for more information. Take a ru
The Daily Commercial / Posted 4 days ago
the HLC scholarship program. Call 352-253-4667 for more information. Take a run through the park each Saturday Clermont's parkrun 5k takes place every Saturday from Lake Hiawatha Preserve Park promptly at 7:30 a.m. The Hiawatha Preserve is located... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Ranolph’s 100th parkrun at Worle Junior parkrunner Ranolph Yeung completed his 100th outing at Walford Road in
Weston Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Junior parkrunner Ranolph Yeung completed his 100th outing at Walford Road in Worle. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. It was the 76th time a group of enthusiastic runners aged between four and 14... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Victories for Kieran Hayles and Holly Archer at Stowmarket Scenic SevenSunday Picture: ANDY ABBOTT Hayles, of Sudbury Joggers, is a prolific racer an
Ipswich Star / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday Picture: ANDY ABBOTT Hayles, of Sudbury Joggers, is a prolific racer and a regular supporter of the Great Cornard Parkrun, where he usually finishes first, but he took to the roads in impressive fashion over the traditional seven-mile... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Catton parkrun: Milestone for Kelly-Anne Shelling Action from Catton parkrun last weekend. Picture: Catton parkrun Full galler
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
Action from Catton parkrun last weekend. Picture: Catton parkrun Full gallery and report of event number 215 at Catton parkrun To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Action from Catton... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Catton parkrun: Milestone for Kelly-Anne Shelling Action from Catton parkrun last weekend. Picture: Catton parkrun Full galler
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Action from Catton parkrun last weekend. Picture: Catton parkrun Full gallery and report of event number 215 at Catton parkrun To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Action from Catton... Read more
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WA Today
Perth parkrun saved: City of Perth reverse decision to charge organisersThe City of Perth has reversed its decision to charge the organisers of the pop
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
The City of Perth has reversed its decision to charge the organisers of the popular parkrun event after it was revealed the council were in danger of becoming the only council in the world to charge the not-for-profit an event fee. A parkrun event... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Inverclyde woman's life transformed by Greenock parkrun after double blowher ordeal, she lost confidence and her motivation to exercise. But she plucke
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
her ordeal, she lost confidence and her motivation to exercise. But she plucked up the courage to try out the Greenock parkrun, a weekly free timed 5km run, and has not looked back since. She has shed five and a half stones and won her battle... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
"I'm the woman in this picture. A year on the most profound change isn't my butt size but my happiness"The incredible image of Dawn Nisbet finished her local parkrun in last place wa
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
The incredible image of Dawn Nisbet finished her local parkrun in last place was an inspiration to many. The sheer sweaty joy and beaming smile encouraged many others to get out and exercise. It was an image that was shared around the world and got... Read more
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WA Today
City of Perth could become the only council in world to charge Parkrun hostsThe City of Perth is about to become the first council in the world to charge P
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
The City of Perth is about to become the first council in the world to charge Parkrun event organisers to use a park. A Parkrun event is a five kilometre fun run held weekly in 18 countries around the world. It is run entirely by volunteers and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
City of Perth could become the only council in world to charge Parkrun The City of Perth is about to become the first council in the world to charge P
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The City of Perth is about to become the first council in the world to charge Parkrun event organisers to use a park. A Parkrun event is a five kilometre fun run held weekly in 18 countries around the world. It is run entirely by volunteers and... Read more
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The Age
City of Perth could become the only council in world to charge Parkrun The City of Perth is about to become the first council in the world to charge P
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
The City of Perth is about to become the first council in the world to charge Parkrun event organisers to use a park. A Parkrun event is a five kilometre fun run held weekly in 18 countries around the world. It is run entirely by volunteers and... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Passion for parkrun sees another Cumbrian launchThe passion for parkrun in Cumbria shows no sign of abating - with the launch o
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
The passion for parkrun in Cumbria shows no sign of abating - with the launch of a new event for children this weekend. Keswick junior parkrun officially begins at 9am on Sunday at Lower Fitz Park. It will be the second weekly junior parkrun event... Read more
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The News and Star
Passion for parkrun sees another Cumbrian launchThe passion for parkrun in Cumbria shows no sign of abating - with the launch o
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
The passion for parkrun in Cumbria shows no sign of abating - with the launch of a new event for children this weekend. Keswick junior parkrun officially begins at 9am on Sunday at Lower Fitz Park. It will be the second weekly junior parkrun event... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Passion for parkrun sees another Cumbrian launchThe passion for parkrun in Cumbria shows no sign of abating - with the launch o
Whitehaven News / Posted 9 days ago
The passion for parkrun in Cumbria shows no sign of abating - with the launch of a new event for children this weekend. Keswick junior parkrun officially begins at 9am on Sunday at Lower Fitz Park. It will be the second weekly junior parkrun event... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Passion for parkrun sees another Cumbrian launchThe passion for parkrun in Cumbria shows no sign of abating - with the launch o
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 9 days ago
The passion for parkrun in Cumbria shows no sign of abating - with the launch of a new event for children this weekend. Keswick junior parkrun officially begins at 9am on Sunday at Lower Fitz Park. It will be the second weekly junior parkrun event... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Kesgrave, Stradbroke, Shotley and Mendham scoop top prizes in Most Active Community Awards 2017and, importantly, reduces isolation.” Kesgrave picked up the Most Active Town
Ipswich Star / Posted 9 days ago
and, importantly, reduces isolation.” Kesgrave picked up the Most Active Town award – partly for its extremely popular parkrun, which draws in more than 200 runners per week. Judges also praised the town’s junior parkrun, which has around 125... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Local hero honoured to be Sports Personalityclub’s future is bright and sustainable with facilities fit for purpose across
Bury Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
club’s future is bright and sustainable with facilities fit for purpose across the community.” And Bury St Edmunds’ junior parkrun was also honoured, receiving the People’s Choice Community Showcase Award, sponsored by Milsoms Kesgrave... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Running column: Can you still train even if you’ve got a cold?when she gets over-excited. It was therefore not a massive surprise when she pa
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
when she gets over-excited. It was therefore not a massive surprise when she passed on her latest sniffle to me. MORE: Why parkrun is a great introduction to running I started to feel a little below par on Saturday night but I had it in my mind... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
Recreation news and notes from around the arearace organizers through the race webpage at www.itsyourrace.com. Take a run th
The Daily Commercial / Posted 11 days ago
race organizers through the race webpage at www.itsyourrace.com. Take a run through the park each Saturday Clermont's parkrun 5k takes place every Saturday from Lake Hiawatha Preserve Park promptly at 7:30 a.m. The Hiawatha Preserve is located... Read more
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Gazette
ATHLETICS: Emerson dashes through the mud for Thornbury at Glos cross country league eventin 59:10 mins to Anthony’s 59:47 mins. Kevin warmed up for the cross country i
Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
in 59:10 mins to Anthony’s 59:47 mins. Kevin warmed up for the cross country in the afternoon by taking part in the local parkrun in Swindon in the morning, which he completed in 22:48 mins. Kevin Wood and Hugh McPherson were at Chipping Sodbury... Read more
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iafrica.com
Langebaan's country escapeand mountain-bikers regularly make use of the gorgeous untouched wilderness bor
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
and mountain-bikers regularly make use of the gorgeous untouched wilderness bordering the estate’s buildings. The local Parkrun is held at the estate every Saturday – it’s probably one of the most beautiful venues in the country. Seniors,... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Park Run organisers win Volunteer of the Year award50, “run directs”, which means he’s in charge on the day and does much of the b
Reading Evening Post / Posted 12 days ago
50, “run directs”, which means he’s in charge on the day and does much of the behind-the- scenes work that makes Reading parkrun happen week in, week out. And they both run it every Saturday, trying to beat their personal best times of... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Record turnout of runners at Norwich parkrun Norwich parkrun enjoyed a record turnout of 671 runners on Saturday. Picture:
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
Norwich parkrun enjoyed a record turnout of 671 runners on Saturday. Picture: Sonya Duncan Norwich parkrun enjoyed a record turnout on Saturday as 671 runners tested themselves around Eaton Park. To... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Record turnout of runners at Norwich parkrun Norwich parkrun enjoyed a record turnout of 671 runners on Saturday. Picture:
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 14 days ago
Norwich parkrun enjoyed a record turnout of 671 runners on Saturday. Picture: Sonya Duncan Norwich parkrun enjoyed a record turnout on Saturday as 671 runners tested themselves around Eaton Park. To... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
HMP Haverigg inmates went on the run this weekendINMATES at Haverigg's prison have become the first in the UK to take part in a
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
INMATES at Haverigg's prison have become the first in the UK to take part in a weekly parkrun event. Prisoners participated in the first of their new weekly parkrun events yesterday (Saturday November 4) thanks to a pioneering initiative between... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Emotional scenes as stroke survivor bravely walks with his wife across the finish line for her 100th parkrun Lou Boyce takes part in her 100th Park Run to raise money for the Stroke Asso
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
Lou Boyce takes part in her 100th Park Run to raise money for the Stroke Association after her husband Richard suffered a stroke earlier in... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Baker loves it at Lancing - 20 years onwith the aptly-named Gunpowder Trot at Denne Park, Horsham. Full details are on
Chichester Observer / Posted 15 days ago
with the aptly-named Gunpowder Trot at Denne Park, Horsham. Full details are on the West Sussex Fun Run League website. Parkrun roundup Chichester had two of its female members lead the rest home in Saturday’s parkruns. Established senior... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Emotional scenes as stroke survivor bravely walks with his wife across the finish line for her 100th parkrun Lou Boyce takes part in her 100th Park Run to raise money for the Stroke Asso
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 15 days ago
Lou Boyce takes part in her 100th Park Run to raise money for the Stroke Association after her husband Richard suffered a stroke earlier in... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Emotional scenes as stroke survivor bravely walks with his wife across the finish line for her 100th parkrun Lou Boyce takes part in her 100th Park Run to raise money for the Stroke Asso
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
Lou Boyce takes part in her 100th Park Run to raise money for the Stroke Association after her husband Richard suffered a stroke earlier in... Read more
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Gazette
Parkrun starting in Thornbury this monthFITNESS phenomenon parkrun is coming to Thornbury. The running craze that has
Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
FITNESS phenomenon parkrun is coming to Thornbury. The running craze that has swept the nation in recent years, with hundreds attending each of their weekly free-to-enter 5km runs, will start this month in the town, organisers have said. Having... Read more
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Daily Mail
How to drop a dress size by Christmas!I never thought I’d be someone who said: ‘I’m going for a run’, but we’re train
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
I never thought I’d be someone who said: ‘I’m going for a run’, but we’re training for a mini-triathlon. I just did a 5km parkrun and ran nearly all the way. Before long Michael had swallowed a pill-sized camera of the type used by... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Thetford parkrun volunteer Jason Vince remembered as ‘kind-hearted’ by family Jason Vince. Photo: Ashley Fitzgibbon A “kind-hearted and generous” parkrun
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Jason Vince. Photo: Ashley Fitzgibbon A “kind-hearted and generous” parkrun volunteer from Thetford may have taken his own life as there seemed to be “no light at the end... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
‘Every day is a little better than the day before’ – how Sprowston headteacher is fighting back from stroke aged just 49full recovery – and, this weekend, they will show their fighting spirit when av
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 17 days ago
full recovery – and, this weekend, they will show their fighting spirit when avid runner Lou, 47, completes her 100th Eaton parkrun, with Richard waiting for her at the finish. The Boyce family. Photo: Boyce family Like most people, the Boyces... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Running column: Parkrun gave me the running bug...and I haven’t looked back since Norfolk has a thriving parkrun scene. Picture: Nick Butcher My first parkrun
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
Norfolk has a thriving parkrun scene. Picture: Nick Butcher My first parkrun experience came nearly two years ago. Mark Armstrong with sister, Karen, left, and wife,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
‘Every day is a little better than the day before’ – how popular headteacher is fighting back from devastating stroke aged just 49full recovery – and, this weekend, they will show their fighting spirit when av
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
full recovery – and, this weekend, they will show their fighting spirit when avid runner Lou, 47, completes her 100th Eaton parkrun, with Richard waiting for her at the finish. The Boyce family. Photo: Boyce family Like most people, the Boyces... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk runner Melanie Sturman believes ‘closeness and solidarity’ of running community will help during New York Marathonevent. I am sure we will all be reflecting back on events from earlier this wee
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
event. I am sure we will all be reflecting back on events from earlier this week.” The 47-year-old, who is the Thetford Parkrun director, is hoping to tick her third marathon off the Abbott World Marathon Majors. She has already completed London... Read more
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Gazette
Parkrun starting in Thornbury this monthFITNESS phenomenon parkrun is coming to Thornbury. The running craze that has
Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
FITNESS phenomenon parkrun is coming to Thornbury. The running craze that has swept the nation in recent years, with hundreds attending each of their weekly free-to-enter 5km runs, will start this month in the town, organisers have said. Having... Read more
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Gazette
ATHLETICS: Rob Watkins flies the Thornbury Running Club flag at Beachy Head Marathonto be outdone by the younger athletes on Saturday, Illingworth joined six other
Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
to be outdone by the younger athletes on Saturday, Illingworth joined six other Thornbury runners at the Chipping Sodbury parkrun event. And he was swift around the course as he finished his run in 32:01 mins. Kevin Wood was the first runner for... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Gareth Petts conquers Snowdon challenge4.14.07pb. Witney RR: 12311 A Maybrey (LV40) 4.49.51. RUGBY HALF MARATHON Ab
Oxford Mail / Posted 18 days ago
4.14.07pb. Witney RR: 12311 A Maybrey (LV40) 4.49.51. RUGBY HALF MARATHON Abingdon: 103 P Garrett 1.41.28. OXFORD PARKRUN Witney RR: 9 A Lock (1st V50) 18.31, 29 J Clark (V35) 19.55, 32 W Downey (V35) 20.07, 85 M Lock (1st S18) 22.30, 168... Read more
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Western Advocate
Time to get running for youth mental healthRUN FOR HEALTH: Marathon Health/headspace Bathurst volunteers Shellie Burgess,
Western Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
RUN FOR HEALTH: Marathon Health/headspace Bathurst volunteers Shellie Burgess, Alyssa Fitzgerald and Karla Smith at the parkrun. Photo: SUPPLIED 102817parkrun6a RUN FOR HEALTH: Patrick Arrow with Dudley the dog was among the parkrun participants for... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
Recreation news and notes from around the areaUse this discount code for a limited time: AMWCODE5. Take a run through the pa
The Daily Commercial / Posted 18 days ago
Use this discount code for a limited time: AMWCODE5. Take a run through the park each Saturday Clermont's parkrun 5k takes place every Saturday from Lake Hiawatha Preserve Park promptly at 7:30 a.m. The Hiawatha Preserve is located... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Spooky costumes at junior parkrun The latest junior parkrun at Weston was contested by 78 runners, many dressed
Weston Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
The latest junior parkrun at Weston was contested by 78 runners, many dressed up in spooky costumes for Halloween. The weather was perfect for the Halloween junior parkrun in Weston, with 78 runners turning up,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Haverigg prisoners reveal plans to go on the runINMATES at Haverigg Prison are set to become the first in the UK to take part i
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 19 days ago
INMATES at Haverigg Prison are set to become the first in the UK to take part in a weekly parkrun event. Prisoners are set to participate in weekly parkrun events for the first time from this Saturday thanks to a pioneering initiative between... Read more
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The North West Star
Dr Bryan Connor leaves Cloncurry after 11 years of servicebut sadly it’s time for Dr Bryan Connor to move on. The North West Star caught
The North West Star / Posted 19 days ago
but sadly it’s time for Dr Bryan Connor to move on. The North West Star caught up with Dr Connor at Cloncurry’s first parkrun last Saturday where he took part walking, or more accurately running fast with his dog Loulou to finish sixth, joking... Read more
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Gazette
ATHLETICS: Rogers quickest Dursley athlete as Wotton celebrates a year of parkrunningLAST weekend started with Dursley Running Club helping Wootton parkrun celebrat
Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
LAST weekend started with Dursley Running Club helping Wootton parkrun celebrate their first anniversary. Thirty Dursley RC athletes made up the 130 entrants with seven members assisting with the event organisation. There were quite a few personal... Read more
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