Bruce Fordyce said that parkruns are addictive, how right he was. I’ve now completed 50 consecutive parkruns.
When I walk into public places people will ask what number parkrun I am at, and call me the parkrun Queen.
I made up my mind to reach my goal, which was to do my first 50 parkruns consecutively at Ladybrand and nothing would stop me, never going away at weekends, I went through the winter cold and summer heat, not always feeling well on a few occasions.
Thank you to Anthony Halse for starting the parkrun in Ladybrand. I have to thank our Volunteers as without them the event could not take place. I thank my husband, family, friends and colleagues for the enormous support.
Why do I like running? “I feel such a sense of freedom and happiness. Not looking or acting my age is definite a bonus…
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