Barnet

Group run

Bin a wheelie good time in the wind and the wane!

8 runners ran 3.0km to help the Phoenix Cinema in Barnet.

  • John Shirley
  • Saba
  • Paul Salman
  • Katie Allan
  • Vicki Bakhshi
  • Kat
  • Barnet runner
  • Siobhan Haran
 
Tuesday, 18th of February 2020
 
Led by Paul Salman

Eight goodgym runners braved the wind chilled rain to help deliver leaflets and help a local primary school prepare woodland paths. We chatted inside the Phoenix cinema and met our new barnet runner Niki. Welcome! (what a night for your first goodgym run ..give her a cheer!) The Phoenix is Britain’s longest operating purpose built cinema and is held in trust for the nation. Besides offering films its got a great little cafe with a balcony over looking the high street. (The ice cream is great but not on a night like this! ) We warmed up outside (we tried anyway) numbered up and discussed a favourite film. We set off in the direction of Martin primary school and got lucky as the rain had stopped. This allowed us to split into two groups and deliver a few phoenix leaflets without getting them wet. We gathered again to run a long stretch at a fast pace and soon arrived at the school. John met us and we started using wheely bins and barrows to transfer wood chip to the woodland path a few meters away. As we finished the wind and rain started to intensify so this was the moment to grab a quick group photo and head back down the main High Street. A fabulous effort to do two good deeds in one night. Well done thanks for coming and doing so good. Keep running! (even in the rain)

Report written by Paul Salman


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Paul Salman
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Runners helping out

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    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Vicki Bakhshi

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