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palmy start
Read more › Uncategorized - 14th November 2017

Feedback from the Field

      A big thank you to Cath and Jeff for their awesome efforts running in/with Maia the Heart Kids Bear for the 12km Traverse at the Auckland Marathon! – Laura Osborne, Cornwall parkrun   Great shot. Well done guys xxx – Gooya Mozdbar   To be fair I did very little apart from…

western springs
Read more › Uncategorized - 14th November 2017

parkrun Diary

Please take note that Hamilton Lake will start at 7.30am this Saturday 18th November due to another event and it is also Western Springs’ 2nd anniversary!   Christmas Day and New Year’s Day parkruns   Christmas Day - Cornwall Park and Lower Hutt -9am start Hamilton Lake, Dunedin, Pegasus, Western Springs and  Whangarei – 8am start…

Simon and Christine
Read more › Uncategorized - 14th November 2017

Volunteer Profile

Simon has been a regular at Cornwall parkrun starting back in 2014, although his lovely wife Christine is a fairly new parkrun convert.  Another ‘couple volunteers’  will be featured in a fortnight. Perhaps we could find more couples who volunteer together across the country?       Name:  Simon Brown-Haysom   Age:  52   Home…

Apricot tees Hamilton Lake
Read more › Uncategorized - 17th October 2017

parkrun Diary

Hamilton Lake celebrates its 4th anniversary this Saturday 21st October – Visitors, first timers and all parkrunners are more than welcome to join the festivities, it’s sure to be a great morning!   Anniversaries  Hamilton Lake – October 21st 2017 Western Springs – November (date to be confirmed)   Change of start time Hamilton Lake…

Pegasus - with Athletics Canterbury
Read more › Uncategorized - 3rd October 2017

Feedback from the Field

Report back from Pegasus parkrun after hosting the North Canterbury Athletics Club’s Championships. was that it went very well! A total of 18 Club Runners turned up and there were  12 sub-20 runs, both male and female Course Records went to some familiar names – Matt Dryden & Hannah Oldroyd. There were 7 new Age…

western springs
Read more › Uncategorized - 3rd October 2017

parkrun Diary

Please take note Puarenga parkrun (Rotorua) will unfortunately be cancelled this Saturday, 7th October,  and on 18th November Hamilton Lake will have an earlier start time, both due to other events happening on the course. Wishing those participating at the brand new Tauranga International Marathon this coming Saturday all the very best!   Cancellations Puarenga…

Molly Volunteer Oct. 3rd news
Read more › Awards, Uncategorized - 3rd October 2017

Volunteer Profile

It’s such a pleasure knowing there are wonderful parkrun volunteers every week giving up their time for others, but having juniors come along and enjoy it too is brilliant – thanks Molly!   Name: Molly Age: 13 Home parkrun: Western Springs, Auckland   Occupation: Year 8 Student   Number of Runs: Zero! I’m too busy…

clean up - Porirua
Read more › Uncategorized - 22nd August 2017

Feedback from the Field

Big thank you to Andrew and Dave from PCC (Porirua City Council) for helping with the Minion for a Day at Bothamley Park clean up (Saturday 19th August). Another big thank you to all the volunteers and those that came attired as minions. Thanks to Neon and Astrid for capturing evidence of Minions at Bothamley Park,…

george
Read more › Uncategorized - 9th August 2017

Volunteer Profile

Porirua is very lucky to have this stalwart volunteer and, no doubt, there’s many other parkruns that have  there own ‘good sorts’ who just get on with doing those little jobs that make every parkrun morning a pleasure! Many thanks to George and all our wonderful volunteers!   Name: George van Meeuwen Age: 60 to…

Whangarei team
Read more › Uncategorized - 8th August 2017

Athletics NZ Club Conference

Athletics New Zealand Club Conference – 29th July 2017   We were honoured to be invited to speak at Athletics New Zealand’s Club Connect conference held at Ellerslie recently and it was good to meet representatives of the many clubs that attended.   Our presentation on the parkrun story and future goals was well received…

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