News - 3rd March 2021

Congratulations to De O’Connor


Congratulations to De O’Connor who has been selected as the final winner of the #Vhi parkrun social media competition. De has won a pair of wireless Apple AirPods headphones, which will no doubt come in handy for all her future runs!



De is living in Dublin, and her local parkrun is St Anne’s Park. Prior to Covid 19, De had completed 37 parkruns there and also enjoyed regularly volunteering, photographing the participants once they had completed the course and were getting their post-parkrun coffee and catch up.



So far, De has completed 125 (not)parkruns and is really enjoying the concept of (not)parkrun. De and her friends have been encouraging their fellow parkrunners to log their 5km walks and runs for St Anne’s. De says it’s great to see how the St Anne’s parkrunners fare against the teams in Tralee and Clonbur Woods.



De is missing the social aspect of parkrun the most and looking forward to seeing lots of familiar faces hopefully one day soon.

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