I am so proud of my mother who today completed her 100th parkrun at the inaugural Westbury parkrun.
Thank you so very much to fellow tourists Jaco and Mike who ensured that Westbury had a set of flags to be used to commemorate the occasion, and to the flag bearers and cheerleaders Alison Groves and Adam Thatcher. What a wonderfully supportive community parkrun is.
We are both very humbled by the encouragement and support of everyone. She is especially thankful for the support and encouragement of the people at Klerksdorp parkrun. She was interviewed for TV after she completed her run and specially mentioned the support of the Klerksdorp parkrun team.
Last Saturday I ran the Voortrekker Monument parkrun but had a mix up with the paper barcode I used. I emailed requesting if possible for the correction to be made. On a long weekend I was totally surprised to not only receive a response back but also have the issue resolved within the afternoon.
The service is of the best quality and recommendable!
Thank you parkrun volunteers (Wendy Yates)!
This week parkrun South Africa reached another significant milestone as we welcomed our 600,000 registered parkrunners. It is quite a staggering thought. At this rate it will not be long before we can boast a parkrun membership of over three quarters of a million parkrunners. Its not often that I miss a parkrun inaugural…
As has now become tradition on Freedom Day, this 27 April, parkrunners across South Africa will be celebrating by taking part in Freedom parkruns. What is a Freedom run? parkrun Freedom is the ability to record your time if you run one of our courses at a different time to the normal parkrun. To…