News - 22nd June 2017
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parkrunner of the week Adri Venter

Adri Venter
Name:  Adri Venter

Age:  42

Occupation:  Professional Nurse

Home parkrun:  Potchefstroom

Running club:  None

Trail or Road Running?  Road Running

Number of parkruns completed:  81

How has parkrun changed your running / fitness? I have gone from a couch potato to a very regular running event participant.

Favourite volunteer role: Photographer.

Number of volunteering occasions:  55

Why should others volunteer at parkrun?  It is lots of fun and you are part of the parkrun family.

Most memorable or funniest parkrun moment:  Christmas day 2016 when Bruce Fordyce attended the Potchefstroom parkrun. Everybody enjoyed the surprise.

What fellow volunteers say about them: Adri is always friendly, willing to volunteer and full of surprises sometimes. She's a reliable person. Her photos are always very good - some have a bit of "humor" in it and there is always a few nature ones as well. It's always a pleasure to volunteer with her.

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