Many thanks to Hayley for her wonderful commitment and congratulations as well, hopefully you’ll be getting your 25 volunteer t-shirt soon!
Name: Hayley Reid
Home parkrun: Hamilton Lake
Occupation: Teacher in Early Childhood Education
Number of Runs: 112
Number of times volunteered: 26
Favourite volunteer role: Finishing Tokens or Barcode Scanning
I volunteer at parkrun because: I like giving back to parkrun as it’s given me so much and I love seeing everyone finishing and being really happy with what they have achieved.
One thing I love about parkrun is: Getting out there, doing the 5K and improving each week and knowing that I’m exercising as well. Also seeing my friends every week!
My most memorable parkrun moment was: When I got my PB a few years ago, how much I was pushed through the whole 5K’s and how good it felt at the end. And also achieving my 100 parkruns!
Saturday the 2nd The start point this week in the summer season needs to be in Palmerston North with another big attendance of 175 means that in just 6 weeks 949 parkrunners have completed a run/walk there. The combined total of runners, joggers, walkers and volunteers exceeded 2,000 for the week! (150 volunteers plus…
Just want to give a shout to Dean King who ran at Whangarei this morning, meaning he has now completed 17 of the 18 NZ venues. All being well he will be joining that select group (of many O’Sullivans and a few others!) who have done all 18 in late January when he plans to run…