This is Buddy. Buddy is a 6-year-old Labrador who loves spending time with people and going for walks. Buddy occasionally likes to volunteer at Ararat parkrun as the tail pup.
People love it when Buddy is on duty, and Buddy loves all the attention.
Are you a parkrun-loving dog, aka a parkdog?
If so, and you’re clever enough to read this newsletter, we’d love to hear from you.
Please send your profile to helloAU@parkrun.com with the subject “parkdog of the week”. And remember, don’t forget your bark-code.
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…