Event 49 Hoblingwell

So over two months after completing my original Capital parkrun challenge I came to¬†Hoblingwell Wood Recreation Ground, Orpington that located in the London borough of Bromley¬†for event number 49 to regain the status of running all of Greater London parkruns, for the record it was a pleasure to be there with some of the loveliest … More Event 49 Hoblingwell

Capital Review 2016-17

Where do you start on a review that spans a year with so many highlights you could quite easy write a book about this Capital parkrun adventure! You start with a brilliant concept in¬†parkrun and let it spread all over the country and now it’s gone international. Next you let local communities built up around … More Capital Review 2016-17

Ellenbrook Fields

Before reviewing today’s parkrun I must give my personal deepest sympathies to the families of the unbelievably dreadful tragedy that happen in London this past week! I have now run with 47 London parkrun communities, the warmth and friendship they have bestowed on me has been very heartwarming to my soul, I have been enriched … More Ellenbrook Fields


Bathed in sunshine what a lovely parkrun Aldenham¬†was to start my homeward bound tour back to Luton, Wardown on the 24th June after last week completing my capital parkrun adventure!   Hosted at Aldenham Country Park it is great to see their message is to connect people in the ways of the land and food … More Aldenham

Event 47 Pymmes

One thing I have realise early on this challenge was the outstanding warm inclusive community spirit of the people of our great capital, so it does not matter how much a very small minority of people do in trying to bring fear into our hearts, London and the UK will stand up to you and … More Event 47 Pymmes

Event 46 Canons Park

Just when you think you have seen everything on this challenge you then visit beautiful Canons Park¬†one of the newest Greater London¬†parkuns that is a hidden gem amongst all of these¬†parks to run! It’s great to find a park with such well kept different features to explore from the picturesque¬†King¬†George V¬†Memorial Garden¬†that is entirely walled … More Event 46 Canons Park