Two cancellations this week, the 6th anniversary of parkrun in New Zealand and a new parkrun launch on the South Island!
Please note Puarenga parkrun is cancelled on the 5th May due to the Rotorua Marathon taking place.
Western Springs is unfortunately cancelled again this Saturday, 5th May due to ongoing damage with the course. Massive tree down which pulled the path up with it!
New parkruns for 2018
Balclutha – 5th May is launch day!
Gisborne – 12th May, registrations open
Queenstown – 9th June
Anniversaries in May
Lower Hutt – 5th May (6th anniversary) – Check out their Facebook page for time and details
Barry Curtis – 5th year
Anderson – 2nd year
Peter East and Sally Cooke are the Event Directors of Tauranga parkrun in the beautiful Bay of Plenty. Peter became involved with parkrun whilst in the UK where his brother introduced him to Shrewsbury parkrun. On returning to NZ Peter contacted Lian and Noel who put him in touch with Sally and several…
Last weekend saw many Easter Bunnies appearing at different parkruns around the country and much fun was had by all! The second 9am start of the year, rain that stopped in time, and an extra long weekend all came together to entice 178 parkrunners down to the Botanic Garden for Dunedin’s event number…