Wagga parkrun Run Report, Event #157 03/07/2021

62 parkrunners ventured out and back on our course at Lake Albert today with 6 parkrun tourists and 7 first timers to parkrun! Thank-you for joining us all and we hope to see you again soon!

Shoutout to Kerrie MacMurray on completing your 50th parkrun today, and all at Wagga parkrun! You will get an email shortly regarding how to get your 50 parkrun milestone t-shirt.

Todays event brought a total of 9 new PBs to: Emma Devries, Luke Guerin, Michael Wilson, Jorgii McDonald, Chris Culley, Max O’Connell, Giann Safour and Ella Peel!! Congratulations!

Todays’ results have been emailed, and the full set can be viewed via the following link: https://www.parkrun.com.au/wagga/results/weeklyresults/?runSeqNumber=157

A big thankyou to our volunteers that allowed our parkrun to run this weekend: Domenic BertazzoLee-Anne DriscollPhillip DriscollAmy LeungClare LeungMatthew MorrowShane RaidalChris Scott and Demi Taylor!

We are still looking for some new Run Directors! If this is something that interests you or you think you you’d like to know more about it, send us a message or come and have a chat to our run director on the weekends! We’d love to have you on board. <3

Next week (July 10th) we are looking for another barcode scanner and a photographer! If you’re a top 10 finisher, you are welcome to run and then barcode scan as well! These events cannot be run without our fantastic volunteers, so please consider volunteering as we would love to have you! We always welcome new and returning volunteers who can get on board by either the roster board at each event, messaging our Fb page or emailing us at waggahelpers@parkrun.com . Volunteers also get a free coffee (or hot chocolate) at our post parkrun café – Mock Orange in the Lake Village Shopping Centre.

We look forward to seeing you next Saturday for event #158!

Wagga Wagga parkrun Team

 

parkrun report written by Heidi McGrath

 

 

Wagga parkrun Run Report, Event #156 26/06/2021

After a week and morning of heavy rain, it seems the sky stopped and allowed a clear, rainless run for us this morning at Wagga parkrun for event #156. We had our original start place back today with the bike track gone to a new location. We welcomed 7 first timers to Wagga parkrun who were tourists from Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Geelong and Hobart! Thank-you for joining us all and we hope to see you again soon!

Todays event brought a total of 6 new PBs to: Morgan Hoellfritsch, Luke Guerin, Renee Stratton, Max O’Connell, Megan Paton and Annie Rayner!! Congratulations!

Our course record is still set by (M) Matt ROBBIE 14:50 on 11/11/17 and (F) Stephanie TORLEY 18:10 on 11/11/17. Todays’ results have been emailed, and the full set can be viewed via the following link: https://www.parkrun.com.au/wagga/results/weeklyresults/?runSeqNumber=156

A big thankyou to our volunteers that allowed our parkrun to run this weekend: Alex Walker, Bethany Kate Richmond, Crystal Hanlon, Helen Davis, John Mason, Kerrie Macmurray, Malcolm Edgar and Michael Osborne!

 

We are looking for some new Run Directors! If this is something that interests you or you think you you’d like to know more about it, send us a message or come and have a chat to our run director on the weekends! We’d love to have you on board. <3

 

We have a full roster (except for a photographer) next week! Whoohoo! The following wee (July 10th) we are chasing a few more volunteers! These events cannot be run without our fantastic volunteers, so please consider volunteering as we would love to have you! We always welcome new and returning volunteers who can get on board by either the roster board at each event, messaging our Fb page or emailing us at waggahelpers@parkrun.com . Volunteers also get a free coffee (or hot chocolate) at our post parkrun café – Mock Orange in the Lake Village Shopping Centre.

We look forward to seeing you next Saturday for event #157!

Wagga Wagga parkrun Team

 

parkrun report written by Heidi McGrath

 

 

Wagga parkrun Run Report Event #155 19/06/2021

A foggy morning outside of Wagga but clear around the lake for 58 parkrunners taking place today. We had 6 parkrun tourists from around Australia here in Wagga today, and 3 first timers to parkrun itself. Photos have been uploaded onto our Facebook page so check them out!

We had 7 new personal bests from: Briohny Seaman, Dean McCallum, Alexander McDonald, Sharon McLay, Amanuil Tarekegn, Kathryn Christieson and Crystal Hanlon!

We are grateful to our volunteers in orange today for making things happen: Kathryn ChristiesonTracy DawsonRussell EastwoodAlan FinucaneStephen ListonHeidi McGrathRoger MillettMary Potts and Alex Walker!

Results are out and available to view at: https://www.parkrun.com.au/wagga/results/weeklyresults/?runSeqNumber=155

Next week, we are looking for a barcode scanner, and the following week onwards we have nearly every position available! Whilst its winter, there are plenty of warm smiles to go around and beanies and gloves are most welcome to be worn. parkrun is a free, volunteer run evet worldwide, so without vollies, we cant go ahead! Please consider sending us a message or email to volunteer in the upcoming weeks!

Thankyou from the Wagga parkrun team

 

Run report written by Heidi McGrath

 

 

Wagga parkrun Run Report, Event #154 12/06/2021

A touch of rain today at the beginning of parkrun, but not enough to dampen the spirits of 85 parkrunners for Wagga parkruns event #154. We had 6 first timers to Wagga parkrun including tourists from Rhodes (Sydney) and Newy (Newcastle) parkruns. Thankyou for joining us!

Today’s event brought a whopping 13 new PBs to: Jerra Wright-Smith, Maisy Wright-Smith, Dean McCallum, Micheal Wilson, Marcus McCormack, Micheal Osborne, Alan Finucane, James Cooper, David Wright-Smith, Clive Ellis, Emma Constable, Annie Rayner and Joseph Safour!

Shoutout to Malcom Edgar and Bethany Kate Richmond for completing their 100th parkrun today and to Alexander McDonald for completing his 10th parkrun today! You will get an email soon that will send you to where you can get your junior10 and 100 parkrun t-shirts!

Todays’ results have been emailed, and the full set can be viewed via the following link: https://www.parkrun.com.au/wagga/results/weeklyresults/?runSeqNumber=154

A big thankyou to this weekends vollies in orange: Alex Walker, Carolyn Driscoll, Heidi McGrath, Lee-Anne Driscoll, Leonie Wyatt, Matthew Morrow, Nick Grosfeld, Sharon McLay and  Tim Cooper!

Next weekend we are looking for a timekeeper, a second barcode scanner, a tailwalker and a photographer. These events cannot be run without our fantastic volunteers, so please consider volunteering as we would love to have you! We always welcome new and returning volunteers who can get on board by either the roster board at each event, messaging our Fb page or emailing us at waggahelpers@parkrun.com . Volunteers also get a free coffee (or hot chocolate) at our post parkrun café – Mock Orange in the Lake Village Shopping Centre.

We look forward to seeing you next Saturday for event #155!

Wagga Wagga parkrun Team

 

parkrun report written by Heidi McGrath

 

 

Wagga parkrun Run Report, Event #153 05/06/2021

A very cool, still morning for parkrun #153 at Lake Albert with 70 parkrunners. With the fog covering the lake adding a big of magic to the morning. Everyone was rugged up thanks to the chilly start to winter. The bridge was a touch slippery this morning on the run out but defrosted slightly on the way back with the sun starting to join us at the end. We had 7 first timers to Wagga parkrun, and 1 first timer to parkrun! Thankyou for joining us on this fresh morning and hope we see you again soon.

Today’s event brought a new PB to: Alexander, McDonald, Leigh Dawson, Jorjii McDonald, Scott Cooper, Shane Raidal, James Hall, Crystal Halon and Demi Taylor! Great effort!

Shoutout to Crystal Hanlon for completing her 10th parkrun today! You will get an email soon that will send you to where you can get your junior10 parkrun t-shirt!

Todays’ results have been emailed, and the full set can be viewed via the following link: https://www.parkrun.com.au/wagga/results/weeklyresults/?runSeqNumber=153

A big thankyou to this weekends vollies in orange who were all rugged up: Victoria BensleyDomenic BertazzoNarelle ForsythCatherine IveyHeidi McGrathMichele NeiberdingKellie NoskeLester Noske and Demi Taylor.

Next weekend we are looking for a timekeeper and a second barcode scanner if anyone is interested. These events cannot be run without our fantastic volunteers, so please consider volunteering as we would love to have you! We always welcome new and returning volunteers who can get on board by either the roster board at each event, messaging our Fb page or emailing us at waggahelpers@parkrun.com . Volunteers also get a free coffee (or hot chocolate) at our post parkrun café – Mock Orange in the Lake Village Shopping Centre.

We look forward to seeing you next Saturday for event #154!

Wagga Wagga parkrun Team

 

parkrun report written by Heidi McGrath

 

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