02/02/2019 Thanks for refreshment donations

Big thanks from the Volunteering Team for the recen collections of mugs and todays tea & coffee etc donations for our refreshments after each Parkrun.

We are probably ok for supplies for a while now. Much appreciated


John Wise
RD Beckton Parkrun


02/02/2019 Course Inspection

Morning Beckton Parkrunners

We have just completed our inspection of the course.

The footpaths are slippery in places.

We consider it is ok to go ahead 9n a slightly adjusted course on grass around the worse icy patchey areas.

Runners to listen to marshalla around the course.


John Wise

Executive / Event Run Director


05/01/2019 Beckton Park Run – New Years Honours List

Beckton Parkrun - New Years Honours List

As part of my new role, wanted to do something different to recognise the efforts of Beckton Parkrunners for the last year.

So have put together a "Wisey Award, our own New Years Honours List" and issued some well deserved medals, from my observations over last year, unfortunately the medals were not made of chocolate,

Starting with the Junior Awards
Best Regular Junior Volunteer - Kayode Alao - Great contribution to volunteering.
Fastest & Consistent Junior - Eduard Tiris - A future champion, am sure.
Most Improved Junior - Archie Jackson - Fantastic improvement throughout the year.
Most Determined Junior - Shaan Ali - Superb effort.

Senior Awards
Best Regular Senior Volunteers Joint Award to Catherine Apps & Shirley Sceats for their fantastic volunteer contribution for a long time.
Fastest & Consistent Senior - Lindsey Russell for regularly finishing 1st and gets in to start barcode scanning including himself.
Highest Achievement Senior - Janet Campbell for achieving 300 runs, our highest achiever that has been here since the start.
Most Determined Senior - Anne Olabode. Keep up the great work.

Hopefully everybody likes this years New Years Honours List and everybody will congratulate these individuals as you are running around Beckton Parkrun.

Keep up the great effort everybody, will be observing throughout the year and may do it again next year.

Happy running and hopefully an injury free 2019.


John Wise
RD Beckton Parkrun


Christmas Day at Beckton pakkrun 25.12.17

We hope to see many regulars and visitors come and join us at Beckton parkrun on 25th December 2017 for the Christmas day parkrun.

The time remains the same 9.00 am

Don't forget your Santa hats!!



Today’s results 5th August 2017

Due to a technical problem, barcode scanning records were lost at Beckton Parkrun today.
Please accept our apologies. 
All known results have been uploaded. If however your result is not showing and you know either your position and / or your approximate time including your barcode number, please notify the Beckton Office and we will endeavour to record your result.

Thank you for your patience and we do hope to see you back at Beckton parkrun in the future.

John Wise
Run Director


Beckton parkrun 5th Anniversary

Its that time of year were we celebrate 5 years at Beckton parkruns. Please keep 3rd June in your diary!

Its going to be amazing!!

Party time!!

Don't forget to bring along your friends and family and help us celebrate this very special day with lots of snacks and refreshments.

So until the 3rd

Keep running



Beckton Parkrun 250


Unfortunately we have had a problem with our scanner today - we have your times so if you could kindly email us your finishing position or time we should be able to update your results

Dave Beckton Parkrun RD on the day



Dear fellow runners


Beckton parkrun will be having a Christmas day run on Sunday 25th December which will start at 9.00am.

Please bring your friend's and family and join us for the festive season.

Don't forget you Santa Hats!

Have a great Christmas and thank you for all your support.

Cheryl ED Beckton



Halloween is coming to Beckton parkrun on Saturday 29th October.

Hope to see many runners and volunteers in costume.

Light refreshments to follow.

Trick or Treat!!






Calling all runners and non runners.

Beckton parkrun would like to invite you to The Macmillan worlds biggest coffee morning.

So please keep a date in your diary Saturday 1st October 2016.

We could appreciate if all could kindly donate £2.00 towards this great charity. This will also enable you to eat and drink as much coffee as you like.

We will have a sponsor form that will be sent to Macmillan, so please remember if you are a tax payer please include you address and post code (DO NOT INCLUDE YOUR HOUSE NUMBER)

There will also be a prize for the best dress cake.



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