Saturday mornings are my favourite! I can see her getting ready and I can’t help whine excitedly around my leash. Are we going yet? Are we going yet? My name is Monty and I am a 7-year-old German Shepherd.
I have been going to parkrun at Jells Park for 2 years and I love it.
When we arrive I meet up with other eager dogs and we sniff and chat with anticipation. I am impatient to start and can’t wait until… we’re off!! Faster, faster, why won’t she go faster?
I guess I can’t blame her; she does only have two legs. I can feel the wind through my fur as I run with the other dogs and humans. It is so much fun running with all these friendly people. I love when other runners give me pats and some even know my name.
When I get home I have a big sleep and sometimes I dream about running at parkrun with all my friends.
It was only fitting to welcome our newest partner into the parkrun Australia family on a perfectly sunny Sydney morning last Saturday. We are thrilled to have Blackmores join us to ensure that we continue to provide free weekly events around the country. Interim Managing Director, Blackmores Australia and New Zealand, Eric Jeanmaire, joined…
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