Two cancellations this week, the 6th anniversary of parkrun in New Zealand and a new parkrun launch on the South Island!
Please note Puarenga parkrun is cancelled on the 5th May due to the Rotorua Marathon taking place.
Western Springs is unfortunately cancelled again this Saturday, 5th May due to ongoing damage with the course. Massive tree down which pulled the path up with it!
New parkruns for 2018
Balclutha – 5th May is launch day!
Gisborne – 12th May, registrations open
Queenstown – 9th June
Anniversaries in May
Lower Hutt – 5th May (6th anniversary) – Check out their Facebook page for time and details
Barry Curtis – 5th year
Anderson – 2nd year
Lower Hutt parkrun 319 – 5th May 2018 Saturday 5th May saw the 6th anniversary of parkrun in New Zealand with the celebration of the Lower Hutt parkrun. The following is an abridged version of their excellent run report celebrating the anniversary When I signed up for the role of run reporter for…
Thank you to regional reporter Carolyn Deverson and The Southland Times for this article: Balclutha hosted its first parkrun on Saturday 5th May, with more than 50 people taking part in misty conditions. parkrun is a phenomenon that has become a world-wide success since starting at Bushy Park in London in 2004. People travel to take part…