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
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