Last Saturday my amazing husband, Darren Hill, earned his 250 T shirt. While this is special in itself it is even more so as on 20th March this year he suffered a sudden cardiac arrest after going for his usual nightly run.
With some CPR at home and an amazing paramedic crew he lived so tell the tale and is back at parkrun.
He began walking just 4 weeks later and is now back to running the course. I only feel that he is able to do this because of all the support we both received from our parkrun family.
I would like to say a massive well done to him and a huge thank you to all at Barry Curtis parkrun.
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