My name is Bella and I love parkrun!
I am a 2-year-oldd Kelpie and even though my human Sam’s home parkrun is Balyang Sanctuary I prefer hitting the You Yangs parkrun where more often than not I am the first puppy across the line. My PB is 20:08.
Last weekend my human let me venture down to Portarlington where they held their 1st parkrun on the 13th anniversary of parkrun. I was the 1st puppy to ever cross the finish line of the Portarlington parkrun. Yay for me!
My human had to drag me along the 2nd half as the crowd spooked me a bit. I recovered well for lots of pats and even a tummy rub.
I’ve had a pretty fun year of running. I have trained consistently twice a week; speed/intervals on Tuesday and hills/endurance on Thursday. I have completed 34 parkruns, of which 27 have been at my home event, Airlie Beach, and the other seven have been on the road: Tannum Sands, Gladstone QLD, Albert Melbourne, Bowen,…
Last Saturday Petrie parkrun welcomed three generations of the Petrie family from Lillydale Lake parkrun. They travelled all the way to Queensland to visit their namesake parkrun. They even had shirts specially printed for the occasion. The ten visitors from Team Petrie included Lavinia who is the Australian age graded record holder (106.2%), Bert,…