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.
We welcome East End, New Plymouth into the parkrun fold on Saturday 22nd and wish them all the very best for their inaugural run! They start on a day when around the country a number of parkruns are having a ‘tutu’ parkrun, just for the fun of it (including Invercargill pictured above) and evidently the…
There’s a lot of support for East End parkrun which starts on Saturday, many thanks to Erin Vaughn and Trevor Masters who are the new Event Directors for coming on board and to Keith Dymond of the local New Zealand Home Loans for his support too in bringing parkrun to New Plymouth. Noel took the…