As Run Britain look at some of the bigger events in terms of numbers of finishers, it was the 5k distance that again dominated the runbritain tables, with the Bushy parkrun seeing 1815 finishers on Saturday morning. Southampton and Clapham Common also attracted large numbers. Five of the six biggest events over the last week were, in fact, parkruns as many runners got 2020 off to a good start with a blast around 5k.
Southampton parkrun had an impressive 1331 finishers on New Year’s Day with Bushy parkrun attracting 1285 as runners ran off any effects of the night before!
The big six this week were: