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!!
This week’s beautiful, furry friend comes from Whangarei in the winterless north! This is Charlie. Charlie loves parkrun. Charlie has run 56 parkruns in Whangarei. Charlie wants to know where her “50” T shirt is so she can be just like Bonnie. That’s Bonnie on her right. She always follows Charlie around the course. Whangarei…
Although we are well into the New Year now, there were so many great pictures from the ‘tutu’ run on the 22nd December that I’ve added some here to reminisce! There’s a special run report below written by Jaxon of Millwater parkrun – thanks Jaxon for your informative and heart warming words of wisdom! Also…