Simon has been a regular at Cornwall parkrun starting back in 2014, although his lovely wife Christine is a fairly new parkrun convert. Another ‘couple volunteers’ will be featured in a fortnight.
Perhaps we could find more couples who volunteer together across the country?
Name: Simon Brown-Haysom
Home parkrun: Cornwall Park
Occupation: Self employed printer
Number of Runs: 131
Number of times volunteered: 5
Favourite volunteer role: Marshall
I volunteer at parkrun because:
I get a real buzz from being involved
One thing I love about parkrun is:
Knowing I’m doing something to improve my health and general well being
My most memorable parkrun moment was:
First time my wife did park run with me. (She is now a regular)
Last week was Mental Health Awareness Week in New Zealand and we’d like to share parkrun Australia’s story of their very own CEO, Tim Oberg, who talked about his own personal experiences with anxiety last year in the lead up to World Mental Health Day (10th October), and this year again received an overwhelming response from…
Ming will be remembered fondly at Barry Curtis parkrun and we thank his family for letting us share his parkrun story here. Ming obviously endeared himself to his parkrun community and this was just a tiny part of his life, but it’s a reminder to us all how each parkrun community can become an extension…