parkrun tourism

parkrun Tourism: Bathurst parkrun – Fat Girl to Ironman – Running Fitness Article

parkrun Tourism: Bathurst parkrun – Fat Girl to Ironman The last time I was in Australia, I took part in three parkruns: North Wollongong twice and Orange parkrun. I could have attended the same parkruns this time, but I wanted to take the opportunity to do some parkrun tourism. (Also, it would be depressing to see just how much slower I am than I was two years ago!) Bathurst parkrun was my NENDY (*Nearest Event Not Done Yet) from my…

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parkrun Tourism Down Under: Cowra parkrun – Running Fitness Article

parkrun Tourism Down Under: Cowra parkrun On the morning of my brother’s wedding, Stuart and I decided to go to Cowra parkrun. I’d tried out Bathurst parkrun the previous week and we did Orange parkrun a couple of years back. As parkrun starts at 8am in New South Wales and it’s about an hour’s drive to Cowra, it was an early start for us. We were able to leave M at home being looked after by her grandmother, which meant…

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The calm after the storm… no parkrun tourism this week! – Running Fitness Article

The calm after the storm… no parkrun tourism this week! After last week’s wet and windy run, I was so grateful that it was dry yesterday morning. However, it definitely wasn’t warm. I’d seen that it was predicted to be about 6C. I’ve been struggling with a heavy cold for over a week and haven’t been exercising much, so I knew I would be slow. The weather meant I also decided not to do some parkrun tourism to Queen Elizabeth…

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