I am a 7 year old Cavoodle who trots alongside my best friend at Lilydale Lake parkrun.
Even though I am only 10kg with little legs I am an eager, enthusiastic and energetic guy who encourages his owner to keep going. The bird life is what particularly grabs my attention, as the Lake is a great home to an assortment of water birds.
As my owner and I only began as registered members of parkrun a couple of months ago, I was especially enjoyed the barkrun with a few more small dogs my size to say hello to.
I sleep in the car while my owner has a cuppa with some other parkrun. It is a great addition to my week; exercising and socialising is just as important to me as my owner and is “oodles” of fun!
When an opportunity came up for my husband Simon to run the 2018 Berlin Marathon, naturally, my thoughts turned to – “how many European parkruns can I fit in while we are there”. The marathon place came courtesy the Stillbirth Foundation – which Simon and I have supported tirelessly since the full term stillbirth…
As we marked the annual World Mental Health Day on Wednesday, 10 October, we took the time here at parkrun Australia headquarters to reflect on our own experiences and how we may have helped someone, anyone, through bringing awareness to the issue. Last year our very own CEO, Tim Oberg, shared his personal experiences…