Welcome to Running Challenges! This Chrome extension / Firefox Add-on allows you to play games with your parkrun results, including tourist challenges and tracking your volunteering at parkrun. Each completed challenge gives you a badge on your profile to show off to all your friends!
To use this extension you must be using the Chrome/Firefox Web Browser on a laptop/desktop computer, or Firefox for Android - it is not available to install on Apple iPhones/iPads. The extension is published in the Chrome and Firefox webstores, see the getting started page for more detailed instructions.
Click the link below to install it, or visit our Getting Started page to see a walkthrough of the steps involved
There’s always something broken, but where are things at now?
Your extension is broken, fix it, fix it, fix it!
It’s 2021, there are still a very limited number of parkrun events happening around the world - so what’s happening with the Running Challenges extension?
Loads of stuff in v1.1.1, both new and bugs fixes. Take a look…
Say hello to the new and improved Tourism and Obsessive Challenge tables, and the addition of the Freyne Club badge.
Say hello to the new and improved parkrun explorer map!
It’s that time of the year for the extra festive parkrun events!
You may have noticed that your flags have disappeared, you can’t save your athlete ID in the options page, your regionnaire badge has disappeared, or you no longer have your NENDY and average parkrun location listed… Read on to find out what broke, why, and what we’re doing to fix it…
Full Ponty challenge extended and the addition of a new stat - the v-index!
It is becoming quite a challenge in itself to reply to every comment or email about why Żary parkrun no longer counts towards the Alphabeteer A-Z challenge. It has come up so many times now that it is worthy of a blog post - hopefully this can set the record straight, with all the facts.
parkrun Japan is coming!
It’s time for the festive extra events!
Now with the Car Park Marshal badge!
Now with Firefox support!
Now with a Regionnaire map!
Now including maps and stats!
Wow, we’ve now got 2000 users!
Now including Malaysia!
Now including flags, the missing volunteer badges, and initial support for the remaining parkrun websites!
Now including volunteer badges!
Welcome to version 0.1 of the Running Challenges Chrome Extension!
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