"The latest update from parkrun is now live at http://parkrun.me/covid19. Thanks for your support"
Mansfield, OH parkrun is CANCELED through at least the end of March.
Yesterday afternoon we were notified that all parkrun events in the USA have been suspended with immediate effect due to the ongoing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation. At this stage events are canceled up to the end of March. A full statement on parkrun's approach to this situation is now linked prominently at our website http://parkrun.us/mansfieldoh
We will miss seeing you in person on coming Saturdays, but we all know that right now it is critically important that we all take every possible precaution to ensure the continued good health of ourselves and others.
Stay safe, everyone! Love and (virtual) hugs, your Mansfield, OH parkrun team
The following information was posted to the US parkrun Facebook page this afternoon. All of the US parkruns are canceled through the end of March. We will continue to make updates as we receive them here and on the Mansfield, OH Facebook page.
We are updating this page daily and acting where necessary on advice from the World Health Organisation, national governments and medical professionals.
For further information relating to the COVID-19 infection please see the World Health Organisation’s published FAQs
The current situation for parkrun events around the world is detailed below.
*** UPDATE - 19.50 GMT Thursday 12 March 2020 ***
Cancelled up to the end of March:
Chief Operating Officer
The Valentine's Day celebration is on hold due to the building floor being refinished.
NO COFFEE & TREATS THIS SATURDAY FEBRUARY 15th AT THE PARK PAVILION BUILDING AFTER parkrun!
JOIN US AFTER WE FINISH parkrun DOWNTOWN AT RELAX IT'S JUST COFFEE ON MAIN STREET. WE'LL ENJOY SOMETHING WARM TO DRINK & GREAT COMMUNITY.
PLEASE KEEP AN EYE ON THE WEATHER/TEMPERATURE & DRESS ACCORDINGLY
BRIEFING: 8:50AM - IN PARK PAVILION BUIDLING
START: 9:00AM - B&O TRAIL AT NORTH LAKE PARK
LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!
Nice change this Saturday from last week's ice water run - as Lisa said: ice water from above and ice water from below!
Thanks to Amanda for stepping up as our newest Run Director. Unaccustomed as she is at public speaking;) she totally rocked it!
This week we had 6 first timers. Welcome!
In 3 weeks (2/15/20), we will celebrate Valentines Day with coffee at the Park. This will also be Reagan's 7th birthday. Hope you can all make to celebrate!
I think we all felt disappointed with the uncooperative weather on our 3rd anniversary last week, so we are discussing a "3 1/2"
celebration in the summer! More on dates/plans later.