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The incredible rise of a grassroots phenomenon: Parkrun has been suspended for more than a year - but now it's ready to get millions moving again

The incredible rise of a grassroots phenomenon: Parkrun has been suspended for more than a year - but now it's ready to get millions moving again

Nobody has missed parkrun more than Paul Sinton-Hewitt. He is the founder of the Saturday morning phenomenon, which he started in London’s Bushy Park in 2004 with just 13 runners. Since then, Sinton-Hewitt has seen parkrun attract seven million participants at 2,200 venues in 22 countries across five continents. But when the...

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