Is a parkrun a race, a time trial, or something else?!

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Feb 2016
1:12pm, 21 Feb 2016
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Fitz
Yes, the link should appear in his profile as soon as he hits the magic number. But there are serious supply problems, they've been out of 100 milestone shirts since the beginning of the year (if not longer) and are not expecting new stock until April. Not sure what the story is with the 10 shirts though.
Oct 2017
12:11pm, 5 Oct 2017
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HappyG(rrr)
Has anyone got a link to the Runners World article where the journo deliberately cut the course and they have reported that it is "easy to cheat" at parkrun. It's the one PSH refers to in his sad email to the world yesterday.

How bad was the RW article? Why does anyone expect anything better from a magazine which is 90% recipes and clothing ads? But a link to their poor journalism would be good if anyone's got it. Ta. :-) G
Oct 2017
12:13pm, 5 Oct 2017
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StuHolmes
runnersworld.co.uk

Pointless article but not really that bad...
Oct 2017
12:35pm, 5 Oct 2017
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CumbriAndy
And discussed extensively in the parkrun thread

fetcheveryone.com/forum__26887__parkrun_thread
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12:43pm, 5 Oct 2017
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HappyG(rrr)
Oh, thanks Andy and Stu. Knew it would be a topic but couldn't find which thread it was in. Ta. :-) G

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