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News - 24th November 2021

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Name: Greg Start

 

Occupation: Engineer

 

Local parkrun: Borrisokane Town parkrun

 

How did you get involved in parkrun?

I got involved through my brother, he was the one that encouraged me to join.

 

What do you love about parkrun?

The thing that I love most about parkrun, has to the community that is involved in it.

 

Who do you participate with?

It’s family affair, I participate with my wife, son, mother, aunts, brothers and sisters in law!

 

Any parkrun milestones / achievements you would like to share?

I travelled to Tokyo for the Rugby World Cup in 2019. While I was over there, I managed to take part in parkrun!

 

How has parkrun impacted positively on you?

My fitness has improved and it has helped me overall have a more positive outlook.

 

What have you missed most about parkrun?

Definitely the community! I am really glad it is back.

 

Who is your dream parkrun running buddy?

David Attenborough!

 

What was your best parkrun experience?

When my son Eoghan finished his first 5k at parkrun.

 

What was the funniest parkrun moment?

Halloween parkrun always provides a few laughs.

 

What advice would you give to someone who’s never been to parkrun?

Whether you are a volunteer, walker, jogger or a runner – absolutely everyone is welcome.

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People of parkrun brought to you by Vhi

Name: Greg Start   Occupation: Engineer   Local parkrun: Borrisokane Town parkrun   How did you get involved in parkrun? I got involved through my brother, he was the one that encouraged me to join.   What do you love about parkrun? The thing that I love most about parkrun, has to the community that…

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