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

Keech 10K

There are times in my life where I feel blessed, so being in the beautiful local countryside around my home at Stopsley, Luton and supporting my chosen parkrun challenge charity that is Keech Hospice Care in their 10k trail race that was held this past Sunday 14th May, I feel like one lucky man! So … More Keech 10K

Event 44 Brockwell

Running Brockwell Park, Herne Hill today on my capital challange has almost come full circle on itself, located just over 1 mile away from where I started my first Greater London parkrun at Dulwich park back on the 25th June 2016 and now so close in finishing this adventure, what a coincidence. This hilly but beautiful park with … More Event 44 Brockwell

Event 42 Crane Park

At times I wonder if London parks have any surprises left for me then you get the lovely Crane park, Twickenham with its unusual military history background! It is hard to believe that this beautiful park with the River Crane running though the middle, but from 1760-1927 was  Hounslow Gunpowder Works making explosives with today only … More Event 42 Crane Park

Event 41 Hilly Fields

When setting my parkrun schedule 10 months ago I had no idea that Hilly Fields, Lewisham was the closest parkrun (2.5 miles away) from the start of the London Marathon and I set myself to run this specific event a day before the greatest marathon on earth, what a coincidence! For me it is amazing each week … More Event 41 Hilly Fields

Event 39 Bromley

Bathed in beautiful spring morning sunshine I had the pleasure of running Norman Park, Bromley that is easily one of the largest parkrun events in Greater London region with 566 runners participating this week alone! It was great to meet up with two stalwarts of Bromley, Marijana good luck on your charity fundraising and Andy who’s energy especially … More Event 39 Bromley