I signed up for parkrun about 2 years ago, but could never drag myself out of bed to make it there by 8am. Finally, on May 25th 2019 I pushed myself to go along to the Diamond Creek parkrun, and haven’t stopped since.
I tell all my friends and family (and co-workers!) about how much fun it is.
My Dad saw how much I loved doing it and has started coming along too. He’s currently injured so he’s still coming along and volunteering.
My best friend and I make sure once a month we do a new parkrun together, so we’re having so much fun catching up and trying out new parkruns.
After completing 16 parkruns I really don’t know why it took me so long to get out there and start.
As we move through the changing landscape of state-based lockdowns and restrictions, we’re publishing an AU-specific update to keep ambassadors, event teams, parkrun communities, and landowners informed on our progress. *** New South Wales Whilst some areas of NSW have emerged from lockdown, the NSW Government have announced that these areas will continue…
parkruns are community events delivered every weekend by volunteers. Anyone and everyone can be a volunteer. You need no prior experience and you can volunteer regularly, or just once in a while. All the roles are explained to you on the day, it’s super easy, fun and rewarding. Plus you get to feel a part…