Sarah has been injured and not able to run parkrun, so she has recently been walking it or volunteering with her son Mason. Her husband and other son Caleb are parkrunners also.
Sarah and Mason are a great team and work well doing finish tokens. This photo was taken for our “Best of British” themed event. – Liz Henry (ED Invercargill)
Name: Sarah Gerrard and Mason Gerrard
Home parkrun: Invercargill parkrun
Number of Runs: 11
Number of times volunteered: 8
Favourite volunteer role: Finish Tokens or Timekeeper
I volunteer at parkrun because: I want to do my bit to keep parkrun alive, if we didn’t all volunteer now and again then parkrun wouldn’t be possible.
One thing I love about parkrun is: I love being at the finish line, such a great atmosphere and so awesome to see fellow parkrunners’ smiling faces and cheer them on as they cross the finish line
My most memorable parkrun moment was: was probabaly crossing the finish line in my first parkrun, all the enouragment and cheering, had me hooked!!
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…