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!
Megan Costello is the ED of Gisborne parkrun, which started in May this year. It’s situated in the far east of the North Island and is the first parkrun to see the sun worldwide! Megan tells us how she became involved in parkrun and setting up this picturesque parkrun: I initially became involved with parkrun…
There must be some very special dogs in Invercargill with fabulous owners! Here’s Fred, with his, sporting their tutus on what must be a recent 22 parkrun! Hi my name is Fred, I am the good looking one leading the way. I am a Yorkie Cairn cross and I was adopted from the SPCA…