Head along to Kapiti Coast this Saturday for their 3rd anniversary, there’ll be coffee, cake to share and a sausage sizzle for everyone, plus some giveaways! They will be looking forward to seeing you all!
Anniversaries Kapiti Coast – 27th January
Filming at Western Springs - 27th January, come along and join us to be part of TV One’s ‘Whanau Living’ parkrun story!
New parkuns in February 2018
Invercargill parkrun – 10th February – Registrations are now open!
Wanaka parkrun – 24th February – Registrations will be open in early February.
Free Entries to XRACE
XRACE will be back in February 2018 Checkout the website here: http://www.xrace.co.nz/#new-home New Zealand Home Loans has kindly given a number of free entries for parkrunners. If you wish to receive one please write in and let us know which XRACE you and your child plan to enter. Add your home parkrun and barcode number and you will go into the draw.
Kirikiriroa Marathon Hamilton – Saturday 10th March
A number of Hamilton Lake parkrunners and Run Directors are involved in the administration of the Kirikiriroa Marathon, holding its third annual event on Saturday 10 March.
This is a not-for-profit, marathon, focussing on first timers and is very inexpensive ($32 solo, $80 for a team of three 12.6km, 18.1km and 11.5km). Management is totally volunteer based, therefore reliant on the running community for help.
A lot of volunteers are needed as marshals for a few hours on the day. They are critical members of the team, ensuring that everything goes smoothly and runners/walkers stay on the correct course. Expressions of interest are now open. Can you help?
Geoff from Pegusus parkrun (above on left) ran his 99th parkrun in Invercargill last Saturday, seen here with Hagley parkrunner, Brian Tyro on the right, whose daughter in law came second in our event yesterday with a new course record – Liz Henry, Invercargill We have a new female record held by Lyndsey Tyro., great…
Note from Cambridge parkrun about to celebrate their 1st anniversary! With one year (almost) under our belt, let’s indulge ourselves in some stats: There are 250 registered parkrunners with Cambridge NZ recorded as their home parkrun. Over the last twelve months, we have had a total of 482 different participants attend our parkrun. Those 482…