Youngest in the family, Tallen 9 years old, ran his 150th parkrun today at Golden Beach.
From his first as a 6 year old running his 5 km run in a time of 34 minutes; now with a recent PB of 21:19. Over the last 3 weeks all runners in the family have hit the 150th run milestone. Super effort team!!!!
At New Farm we received this letter from a student who has been volunteering with us for her community service. As well as volunteering with her mum, she’s convinced her dad and brother to come and parkrun with us.
Had so much fun celebrating 50 parkruns this morning!
Big thanks to Brad for all the encouragement, for keeping me company and reminding me what running is all about; fun! Bring on the next 50 and all the adventures in between
Rocco Cutri is one of several runners with a vision impairment who participate at parkrun each week. Rocco suddenly lost his vision, as a very rare and unforeseen side-effect of cancer treatment, in December 2013. This happened over about 30 days, leaving him with only limited light and dark perception. Before losing his vision Rocco was…
parkrun is not just the domain of the young and fast. parkrun is cross-generational which includes older folk; folk like Noel Pope. Towards the end of 2017, Noel, at the young age of 86 years intends to complete his 50th parkrun in Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia, proving that age is no barrier to…