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Parkrun NHS Couch to 5k results

wilmacgh
wilmacghGraduate
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They've changed the system for Parkrun results and they no longer seem to get posted on this site. Just out of curiosity I went on to the Parkrun consolidated resluts for NHS C25k for yesterday. If I've counted them up right, I reckon there were 36 of us out round the country. Considering we all were on the couch not so long ago, it's a great credit to the programme.

parkrun.com/results/consoli...

For those of you thinking about it, Parkrun is a great event. It's a 5k run every Saturday, free and you need to volunteer occasionally. No matter how fast or slow you are, you will be welcome and folk will be friendly.

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Miles_Yonder
Miles_YonderGraduate

Not done a Parkrun yet, (waiting until my fitness builds a bit; I'll give one a go in the next couple of weeks) but have registered and ordered my fancy barcode card/fobs. I didn't realise C25K had its own section in the club list; I selected unaffiliated when I registered but I've just changed it, so I now represent us C25Kers. :-)

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IannodaTruffe
IannodaTruffeAdministrator
in reply to Miles_Yonder

Good for you, Miles. Fly the flag.

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paul2014
paul2014Graduate

Thanks for posting these results. I didn't realise people were running under the banner of NHS c25k. Great idea for publicising the programme. I finish w2 on Monday so a few weeks off yet but when I graduate I'm hoping to enter my local park run and I'd like to do it under the NHS c25k banner. Do we need permission from anyone to do so?

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IannodaTruffe
IannodaTruffeAdministrator
in reply to paul2014

Just select NHS C25k under club name.

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Miles_Yonder
Miles_YonderGraduate
in reply to IannodaTruffe

Thank you for your kind comments, Sir. As I've just discovered, even if one has already registered with Parkrun and at the time selected 'unaffiliated' under the club section, as I did, it can be changed at any time. :-)

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paul2014
paul2014Graduate
in reply to IannodaTruffe

Thanks ;)

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Trizzy37
Trizzy37Graduate

I came last in the Pontypool run yesterday, proud to be a member of the C25K club though. Still faster than those on the couch! :)

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moonmar
moonmarGraduate

Well done Trizzy37. You are right there were a lot of couch potatoes in Pontypool and you weren't one of them.

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misswobble
misswobbleGraduate

You can run in any affiliated race under our club name. I entered a local one and got a discount for being affiliated to a club Good ey

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