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From Canada to South Africa, united by parkrun

During May and June, Vic Stander, a parkrun Event Director from Canada, and his family participated in three South African parkruns as tourists.   Vic explains how incredibly inspiring his experience was, and how hugely motivated it has left him feeling – here Vic outlines just 5 reasons why!   1. The numbers   We launched our local…

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Volunteer Hero: Jacques Roux

Jacques was initially a reluctant volunteer shortly after the launch of Vaal Marina parkrun.     Now he is the first to volunteer every week as a marshall. As his marshalling point is a little after the halfway point he always has a bowl of water ready for the dogs.   More recently his role has extended…