Runners taking on the city’s parkrun had an unexpected hurdle during Saturday morning. More than 400 runners took on the 5k around Avenham and Miller Park. A fallen tree in […]2 years ago Vegan super-mum breaks 10k buggy run world record at Preston event
A Lancashire mum is a world record holder after achieving the fastest-ever time for a female pushing a single buggy over 10k. Jo Armitage, who lives in Brinscall, completed the Wesham […]2 years ago Preston junior parkrun turns two
The junior parkrunners in action Pic: Ian Scott Preston’s junior parkrun is marking its second anniversary on Sunday. Taking place every Sunday the free 2km run is open to four […]3 years ago Challenge yourself in 2018 with fitness events in and around Preston
Looking down on parkrun runners in Avenham Park Pic: Lynn Brown With every new year comes a new opportunity to focus on health and getting fit – especially after all […]3 years ago Advertisement Advertisement Junior Parkrun is bankrolled by Preston City Council
Youngsters in Preston are going to be encouraged to get their trainers on in a junior version of Parkrun. Following the success of the Parkrun model across the world, Preston […]5 years ago What future for Preston parkrun after Bristol ‘charging’ decision?
Preston parkrun has issued a statement as part of a nationwide response to a decision by a parish council in Bristol to charge parkrunners to use its park. The decision […]5 years ago In pictures: A frosty start in Avenham Park
While Preston may have escaped the snow – for now, it didn’t escape the cold. There was a frosty start with some early morning sun and that was enough to […]6 years ago In pictures: Preston Parkrun celebrates second birthday
Preston’s Parkrun turned two years old the Saturday just gone. The run through Avenham Park takes place each Saturday morning with a fun 5k for runners of all abilities. Many […]7 years ago Most Discussed