Wagga parkrun, Event #134 23/01/2021

The morning was cool for a weekend that was warming up for 101 participants gathering for Wagga parkrun’s 134th event. We welcomed 16 first timers to Wagga parkrun with 9 of those being first timers to parkrun!! How exciting! Welcome to our Wagga parkrun.

Todays event brought a smashing 17 new PBs to: Kobe Drummons, Damien John Enderby, Ashley Milne, Jennifer Enderby, Johnathan Davies, Matthew Morrow, Erika Enderby, Mel Causer, Patricia Denton, Mary Potts, Bek Milne, Skye Davey, Jason Harris, Maggie Wark, Stella Wark, Kathy Wark and Helen Walsh.

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=134

A big thankyou to our volunteers that allowed our parkrun to run this Weekend: Alan CotterillCarolyn DriscollLee-Anne DriscollCatherine IveyKerrie MacMurrayMichele NeiberdingChris Scott and Steve Weiderman.

Fun facts: Wagga parkrun started on 2nd September 2017. Since then 2,736 participants have completed 13,694 parkruns with a total of 2,481 PBs, and a total of 273 individuals have volunteered.

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 #135!

Wagga Wagga parkrun Team


parkrun report written by Heidi McGrath