Parkruns are changing the lives of many people worldwide. Each week Run24 features a parkrunner whose life has changed because of this 5km weekly run. This week Su Page, a UK parkrunner, shares her story.
“Inspirationally motivating is what parkrun is to me. Without the amazing support of my Watergrove parkrun, Rochdale family I wouldn't be achieving what I am today.
She never pitched for the first ever parkrun she was supposed to run. Her reason? It was just too far! Fast forward three years later and Bev Leal has just finished her first marathon.
When Bev Leal’s daughter entered her for her very first parkrun, Bev backed out. How could she ever run a distance that far? It was only when members of her family came back from their parkrun and Bev saw