Category Archives: Parkrun

OS Runners 2017 Club Championships

This years OS Runners Club Championships were held on 6th May at various parkruns; Southampton, Bournemouth, Eastleigh, Finsbury, Basingstoke, Cranleigh, Winchester, Poole, Southwark, Moors Valley, Leicester Victoria, Gloucester North, Killerton and as far away as parkrun de Fontainebleau in France! In total 36 OS Runners took part, 10 more than last year.

The Southampton contingent

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1 of 1,033

There are 1,033 members of the parkrun 250 club (runners who have completed 250 parkruns) and OS Runner, Matt P is one of those.  Last Saturday (7 January) 9 OSR’s travelled to Basingstoke to celebrate his ascension to this club.  The promise of cakes and sausage rolls afterwards may have been an additional incentive!  It was also a chance for us to debut the new OS Runners flag, which will be seen at lots of events this year.

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Mark Aston reaches 100

Saturdays are parkrun days for a lot of our OS athletes and many of our number get up at the crack of dawn to charge around a parkrun course to set themselves up for the day.

Saturday the 27th of February was no different for most but for one of our runners, Mark Aston, it marked his 100th parkrun!

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