Name: Kelly de Charmoy
Home parkrun: Cornwall Park
Number of Runs: 23
Number of times volunteered: at least 83 (and counting)
Favourite volunteer role: Scanner
I volunteer at parkrun because: I love being involved in something so epic!
One thing I love about parkrun is: That parkrun is for everyone and welcomes everyone.
I love seeing people improve, support each other and meet future friends. I love that parkrun can impact your life in more than just a running way!
My most memorable parkrun moment was: Having my first ‘parkrun tourist’ moment with my mom and dad at Delta parkrun in South Africa and getting bitten (by what they thought at the time was a poisonous snake!) and spending the remainder of the day in hospital and going home on crutches!
On Saturday 7 October parkrun turns 13 years old and we’re inviting you to celebrate #parkrun13 with us on International parkrun Day. 13 is an extra special number for us, as that was the number of runners that got together on 2 October 2004 to run Bushy Park Time Trial – the very first parkrun. Fast forward 13 years and…
We do appreciate all the wonderful volunteers who give up their time and parkrun is extremely fortunate to have so many, like Jude, who simply enjoy being involved to give back to their community. Grateful thanks. Name: Jude Wadsworth Age: 68 Home parkrun: Kapiti Coast Occupation: Retired Number of Runs: Only two…