Byxbee parkrun #28 July 3 2021

Happy Independence Day! We had a cool and cloudy morning with 34 people joining in to walk, jog and run the course, supported by a team of 9 volunteers. We also wished one one of our regulars, Cathy, a very Happy Birthday!

parkrun flag with festive red white and blue 4th of July windsock

- Make sure you're getting emails from parkrun -

Firstly, if you ever find that you didn't receive your result email, make sure you contact our Event Director at There are occasionally problems with the results processing, so let us know if you need us to fix something.

Our volunteer organisers try hard not to bombard our community with emails, but sometimes we need to email you directly with important and urgent information about last minute changes, appeals for volunteers, problems with results processing, or incidents. For us to do that, you need to Opt-In to parkrun emails.

To find all of your preferences click on the link to your parkrun profile, easily found in any of your results emails.

parkrun profile link in email

and then check your Email Options (while you're there, you can add yourself to a running group, or check your progress towards a milestone)

parkrun profile menu


And then choose Byxbee from the drop-down menu to opt-in to emails from our Event and Run Directors. You can also opt in to news and other updates from parkrun HQ. You can opt into to multiple events if you're a regular parkrun tourist. Save your opt-in to get the gray confirmation box.

parkrun email opt-in screen

Doing this will really help out your volunteer Event and Run Directors to help make parkrun a great event every week!

That's all for this week, see you on Saturday!