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
I’m Jackie (Jax) Hancock from Pegasus parkrun in North Canterbury. We got involved with parkrun because my uncle came to visit from the UK and made us do Hagley (before Pegasus had started!). Then when Geoff started Pegasus parkrun it was so close to home we thought we would try it out – and started off saying…
Born with Miller Syndrome, a rare genetic condition, Erica and her brother are the only two affected by the syndrome in New Zealand. She credits her mum for her iron-willed disposition and her story of refusing to let her condition get in the way of her hopes and dreams is inspirational. Erica, parkrun NZ…