A parkrunning family in west London have been recognised in the local community for their volunteering at parkrun.
Nicola, Mark and twin boys James and Matthew, also known as Team Ronaldsons, are regular parkrunners with 950 5k parkruns and 326 junior parkrun events between them!
Stalwart volunteers at Surbiton junior parkrun in west London, Mark has recently taken up the role as Run Director, and Matthew is also very keen to take up the role in the future, volunteering in as many positions on a Sunday morning as humanly possible for a 9-year-old!
Nicola runs a free after school running club, which has encouraged other families to join in. They are a truly inspirational family and well known and well-loved at their home Bushy parkrun, standing out from the crowd of hundreds.
The Surbiton junior Event Director nominated the Ronaldsons for the Eileen Gray award for inspiring others in sport and they were truly deserved winners.
Jake and Ryan have been involved with their local junior parkrun since it started. They have both completed 100 junior parkruns and volunteered over 100 times too. During the Covid-19 lockdowns they produced warm up videos with their Dad that were posted by the core team to keep their junior parkrun community’s spirits up…
Are you ready to parkrun for the NHS? Join us as we celebrate 75 years of our health service at parkruns and junior parkruns across the UK on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 July. Mark the date on your calendar! Last week, the NHS’s 75th birthday celebrations started in style with the help of…