News, Uncategorized - 3rd January 2017

Celebrating the arrival of 2017

Potch New Year 2017

Some parkruns celebrated New Year by hosting extra parkruns. Here we see Dieter Meyer proud owner of a 250 milestone tee shirt greeting Hester Steyn as she finishes Potchefstroom parkrun. #parkrun founder Paul Sinton Hewitt attended school at Potchefstroom Boys High school.

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Take time to smell the roses

These last two Saturdays have seen us launch two contrasting parkruns. While both are on the highveld the first is a rural, country parkrun, the second an urban City parkrun.   On the 24th of last month we started the much-anticipated Roses parkrun in the Ludwig’s Roses farm in Pretoria North. Part of the motivation…

Kumalos with Siya

parkrunners of the week: The Kumalo Family

Name: The Kumalo Family: Sibusiso, Nozipho, Sakhise, Siphesihle, Siyamukelo (inset)   Home parkrun: Hartenbos   Trail or Road Running? Bring it on   Number of parkruns completed: 163 amongst the family   How has parkrun changed your running / fitness? Running away from the duvet Saturday mornings and have quality time as a family.  …