Parkrun Profiles

Parkrun Profiles – #5 – Crane Park

Parkrun Profiles – #5 – Crane Park

It was kind of a default choice this weekend for the latest Parkrun Profiles article. I was tempted to be a rebel and go somewhere totally different, but in the spirit of the club I joined my fellow members and took part in the latest SJ Parkrun Explorers Collective meeting, to… Crane Park (although you […]

Parkrun Profiles – #4 – Guildford

Parkrun Profiles – #4 – Guildford

The parkrun series continues, and blessed with gorgeous sunny weather, this Saturday I headed to… Guildford (although you knew that already from the title) Step 4 in this little parkrun tour that I am embarking on as part of this series, and this week I headed to Guildford, Stoke Park more specifically (located just next […]

Parkrun Profiles – #3 – Newbury

Parkrun Profiles – #3 – Newbury

“I think I can hear voices” would be quite an unsettling thing to hear when you’re with a complete stranger say in the middle of a marshland, with no one else around. However, when it’s 8:58 on a Saturday morning and you’re frantically looking for the start of your parkrun, it’s a blessed relief. Yes, […]

Parkrun Profiles – #2 Hogmoor Inclosure

Parkrun Profiles – #2 Hogmoor Inclosure

Last week’s inaugural edition of Parkrun Profiles seem to go down pretty well. So, buoyed by the positive feedback, I continued my little parkrun tour, next stop being…. Hogmoor Inclosure (although you knew that already from the title) Last week almost felt too organised, getting there at 8:40am, having a relaxed journey, being prepared at […]

Parkrun Profiles – #1 Dinton Pastures

Parkrun Profiles – #1 Dinton Pastures

Every Saturday at 9am, several SJ members, and thousands of runners nationwide, and even worldwide, take to their local parks and start their weekend off the right way, by running a 5k. Many of us decide to branch out and explore what other parkruns are around, both far and near. And that got me thinking…why […]