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Iconic: More than 700 athletes started the Bushy Park parkrun on Saturday

Athletics: Ex-Walton man Kissane-Wood celebrates first parkrun win in 124 attempts

Tributes: Ian Threadgold with his wife Caroline

A minute's silence will be held for runner Ian Threadgold who collapsed and died on Wimbledon Common

Lead man: Fred Slemeck helped to guide Hercules Wimbledon to silver at the London Cross-Country Championships last weekend

Hercules Wimbledon: Slemeck leads the senior men to London Championship history

First home: Jaden Kennedy enjoys that winning feeling

Athletics: Herne Hill Harriers guide Wandsworth to opening London Youth Games victory

In it together: Some of the borough of Croydon team at Parliament Hill

Athletics: Croydon pick up medals at the London Youth Games cross-country opener

Best foot forward: Russian doping scandal is unlikely to affect athletes on the front line of the amateur ranks

Athletics: Doping scandal not much of a concern for grass roots

Setting off: Walton's Phil Bearman, 617, made a good start on Esher Common but faded to finish 74th

Athletics: Law just too good to be true

Top of the pile: The Croydon Harriers men's team

Athletics: Croydon Harriers men keep up the cross-country pressure

Commonwealth bronze winner: Injury and illness has scuppered Jade Lally's progress since the Glasgow championships

Athletics: Lally ready to emerge from the limelight and injury to target Rio 2016

Top effort: Jonathan Cornish was fastest at the Didcot parkrun, clocking 16 minutes 41 seconds

Parkrun: Hercules Wimbledon put on dominant display

National champions: The Herne Hill Harriers U15s team of Eimear Griffin, Alex Brown and Lucy Olsen

Athletics: Coach hails the national champions from Herne Hill Harriers

Happy times: Eddie Lambert (second), Dan Gaffney (first) and Nonsuch parkrun legend Ollie Garrod

Picture Gallery: All smiles at the Nonsuch Park parkrun

Scary: Jason Purle, who came home in 14th in 20:49, gets into the spooky spirit

Picture Gallery: Scary scenes at the Lloyd Park parkrun

Bronzed stars: Croydon Harriers' Alan Burn, Ernie Hann, Dom Nolan and David White

Athletics: Croydon Harriers men win Priory Relays medal to end decade of waiting

Fast paced: Croydon Harrier Saarah Nawaz in action for the U15 girls

Athletics: Youngsters carry the Croydon Harriers relay flag

Winning team: Herne Hill Harriers coach flanked by Maisie Collis and Jaden Kennedy

Athletics: More medal joy for Herne Hill Harriers

Golden girl: Emma Pallant winning the women's race at the Bushy Park parkrun earlier this year

Athletics: Bushy Park regular Pallant crowned world champion

Pipped: Kingston’s James Robertson, 26, was beaten by 24-year-old Scott Evans

Athletics: Kingston's Evans kicks off cross country season in style

Cheering them on: Friends and family line the route of the men's Surrey League meeting         All pictures:  Staph Ousellam

Athletics picture gallery: Thames Hare & Hounds and Croydon Harriers lead the way in the Surrey League

New role: Donna Fraser in Croydon Harriers colours in 2008

Athletics: Croydon Harrier "honoured" to be UK Athletics vice-president

Striding out: Lee Flanagan of Striders of Croydon

Athletics: Tough day for Striders of Croydon

Winners: The triumphant men's team of Croydon Harriers

Athletics: Perfect start for Croydon Harriers

Gritted teeth: Barnaby Woods of Hercules Wimbledon in action during Saturday's opening meeting of the East Surrey League

Athletics: Hercules Wimbledon make history, and finish top of the pile

MAgic Mo-ment: St Mary's Richmond Athletics Club's Mark Gratton with Mo Farah when he won the Bushy Park parkrun points crown in 2010

Athletics: Gratton wins parkrun war in Bushy Park

Winners (from left to right): Lucy Olsen, Lily Newton and Alex Brown of Herne Hill Harriers are the new National Road Relay U15 champions

Athletics: Herne Hill Harriers’ triumph is all about talent in depth

Underway: The East Surrey League gets going for another season                       All pictures: SP93633

East Surrey League: Hercules Wimbledon on top, but only just

Top strider: Phil Coales finished third in the opening meeting of the East Surrey League in the colours of Striders of Croydon

Athletics: Coales lights the way for Striders of Croydon at the East Surrey League opener

And they're off: Alan Burn (18) and Ernie Hann (21) get underway for Croydon Harriers at the opening meeting of the East Surrey League

Athletics: Croydon Harriers kick off East Surrey League campaign

Hercules history makers (left to right): Back row: Matthew Sharp, Phil Glynn, Ben Toomer, George Longworth, Jonathan Cornish, Fred Slemeck, Joe Toomey and Kieran White. Front row: Joe Clark, Rob Tuer, Richard McDowell, Alex Robinson

Athletics: Hercules Wimbledon prepare to make history

Leading the way: Collingwood AC's Olly Collis

Athletics: Collingwood AC claim podium place in the Switchback 5m

Up and running: The Lexus Croydon 10k takes place on October 18

Athletics: Sign up for the Lexus Croydon 10k

And they are off: Daniel Symons (8) and Andy Little (34) lead the charge for the London Duathlon Ultra race

PICTURE GALLERY: Murchison and Pallant claim duathlon wins in Richmond Park

On the pace: Jaden Kennedy was the second fastest U13 boy at the SEAA road relays

Athletics: Herne Hill Harriers youngsters prepare for winter months action in style

Five alive: Diana Norman ran 12.53secs over the 80m hurdles en route to breaking the W40 pentathlon world record by 280 points, and the 41-year-old is convinced she can break the record again

Athletics: Epsom & Ewell Harriers world record breaker can go one better

Off: Jordan O'Dongo, centre, leads of the Croydon Harriers' U15 boys' relay team at the South of England Road Relay Championships

Athletics: Croydon Harriers U17 men lead the way at relay championships

Golden girl: Kingston & Polytechnic Harrier teenager Pippa Earley

Athletics: Kingston's Earley set for international bow after stellar summer

Winners: David Robinson, Tom Conlon, Gary Ironmonger and Keith Newton

Athletics: Herne Hill Harriers are kings of England

Three of a kind: Fred Slemeck, Matt Sharp and Ben Toomer of Hercules Wimbledon

Athletics: Hercules Wimbledon duo's busy weekend

Leader: Claire Grima was the top women veteran over 35 finisher in the Bristol half marathon on Sunday in 1.23:04

Athletics: Records fall at Hercules Wimbledon

Winners: Katie Snowden, Nikki Sturzaker, Ella Newton and Steph Mitchell

Athletics: Herne Hill Harriers victory goes down to the wire

Plans: James Dasaolu will be stronger than ever next season, or so he says                    Pic: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Athletics: Dasaolu vows to come back stronger than ever

On course: Naomi Carty hands to Stevie Lawrence as Croydon Harriers women finish ninth in the Will Bolton Memorial cross-country relays

Athletics: Croydon Harriers out in force at memorial cross-country

Heading for big things: Walton AC's Sophie Mace

Athletics: Ace Mace has a year to remember

Hard-running: Wimbledon Windmilers’ Nick McKay in the senior men’s race

Athletics: Wimbledon Windmilers' golden show at Surrey Road Relays

Silver star: Rechmial Miller, left, with gold medal winner Tlotliso Gift Leotlela, centre, and Cameron Tindle, right, with the bronze

Athletics: Miller breaks all records to become Hercules Wimbledon's fastest ever sprinter

Silver show: Hercules Wimbledon's Joel Clarke en route to a silver medal at the Surrey Road Relays             SP93159

Athletics: Hercules Wimbledon bring home the Surrey Road Relay medals

Street's ahead: Ranelagh Harrier Ralph Street, far right, got his team off to the perfect start at the Surrey Road Relay Championships in Wimbledon on Saturday

Athletics: Street's best is not enough for Ranelagh at Surrey Road Relay Championships

So close: The Croydon Harriers M40 men's team just missed out on a medal at last weekend's Surrey Road Relays

Athletics: Croydon Harriers put in a strong show at the Surrey Road Relays

On the comeback trail: William Sharman

Athletics: Sharman continues to jump hurdles to rehabiliation

Picture of concentration: Pippa Earley en route to gold in the 75m hurdles at the English National Championships

Athletics: Pippa’s double national gold whammy


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