Thank you to Larraine for her constant help and cheerfulness, lovely picture of her here on the ‘tokens’ spot with Run Director, Paul in the back ground and another little, enthusiastic helper!
Name: Larraine Crowther
Home parkrun: Cambridge NZ
Number of Runs: 5
Number of times volunteered: 10
Favourite volunteer role: Finish Tokens
I volunteer at parkrun because: I enjoy getting to meet a wide range of people. Everyone is so friendly.
One thing I love about parkrun is: I’m always impressed by the parents who push buggies around the course. To have both themselves and a little one ready to go by 8am is amazing to me. It’s not something that would have ever crossed my mind when my girls were little.
My most memorable parkrun moment was: I have a soft spot for the dogs who do parkrun. A parkrun with lots of dogs is always a good one.
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…