I finally ran my 250th parkrun at New Farm. It’s considered a milestone, and, as such, there was a visible increase of red and green to celebrate the memorable moment of completing 1250km.
I couldn’t help to think of how lucky and privileged I am, to call two places home. For that, I would like to thank everyone that made it possible.
My love for running comes from the sense of freedom and wellbeing that it brings to me. So I would like to dedicate my milestone to all my friends who make running a fun and very enjoyable experience each week.
Next 500! Bring it on
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