Here we have another lovely ‘volunteer couple’ from Palmerston North parkrun which is only 7 events old, but has certainly become part of the community and continues to grow from strength to strength!
Name: Margaret & John Stuart
Age: 75 & 79
Home parkrun: Palmerston North
Number of Runs: Three
Number of times volunteered: Two
Favourite volunteer role: Tail walking
We volunteer at parkrun because we like to encourage people of all ages to keep fit and enjoy the outdoors.
One thing we love about parkrun is to see locals and visitors enjoying the lovely walkway along the Manawatu River.
Our most memorable parkrun moment so far was how cold it was a fortnight ago, but how happy everyone was!
We welcome East End, New Plymouth into the parkrun fold on Saturday 22nd and wish them all the very best for their inaugural run! They start on a day when around the country a number of parkruns are having a ‘tutu’ parkrun, just for the fun of it (including Invercargill pictured above) and evidently the…
There’s a lot of support for East End parkrun which starts on Saturday, many thanks to Erin Vaughn and Trevor Masters who are the new Event Directors for coming on board and to Keith Dymond of the local New Zealand Home Loans for his support too in bringing parkrun to New Plymouth. Noel took the…