My name is Tia and I’m a Bathurst parkdog.
I’ve been doing parkrun for a long time with my peoples and I love to run with them. I get very excited at the start so I bark for about 5 mins before we run. I bark through any speeches and bark when anyone claps.l love a good bark…and these parkrunning people are so nice to me.
I’m a good runner for the first half (I like to… lead the way!! woof woof) but I tend to pull back in the last half of the run. I do this so my person gets a rest. He must like it because he says “Thanks very much you furry anchor “…whatever that means.
My best time is 23mins. parkrun is my favourite time of the week. Rain or sun, my fur gets frosty on a Bathurst minus 4 morning!
All dogs should go to parkrun, you’re barking mad if you don’t!
Tia the boarder collie.
5 years old
In October 2017 we were approached by Sumitomo Life with regards the possibility of starting parkrun in Japan, they were also preparing to launch SUMITOMO LIFE Vitality Shared-Value Insurance. As we already had strong relationships with Vitality in South Africa and the UK, and as Japan being a country we were already interested in, we decided to…