Introducing another parkrun stalwart who hails from lovely Cambridge!
Name: Doug Jenkins
Home parkrun: Cambridge NZ
Number of Runs: Not many
Number of times volunteered: 30 something
Favourite volunteer role: Any of them, with the exception of tail walker. I like to leave that to the walkers with four legs and a tail.
I volunteer at parkrun because: parkrun helps so many people achieve their personal fitness goals.
One thing I love about parkrun is: The friendly vibe and interaction with a wide variety of people.
My most memorable parkrun moment was: Cambridge NZ’s inaugural ‘Christmas Cracker’ parkrun with modified course. I loved seeing the personal triumphs as participants conquered our infamous (mostly flat) hill finish.
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…