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Bit of a tall order

5 GoodGymers made their way to help the 14th Richmond Scout Boating Centre in Richmond.

  • Sal Wardeh
  • Anita
  • JP
  • Richmond runner
  • Adam Stephens
Wednesday, 9th of September 2020
Led by Mark Barun

On a warm September evening, five GoodGymers returned to the river side to finish off what they started the previous week at the St.Helena Boathouse.

Under the supervision of task owner Trevor, the team were working on sanding down the Iroko wooden doors of the boathouse before applying a coat of varnish to help maintain their condition.

It did,however, prove to be a bit of tall order for the GoodGymers, with the top of the door's proving at times tough to reach but this was overcome by sheer determination and perseverance.

Overall it was a job well done and you could certainly notice the hard work that both teams put in on the doors as a whole!

Report written by Adam Stephens

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Wednesday September 9th, 2020 22:47

Great pun , great photos and great run report. Sorry I couldn’t stay for a drink.

Mark Barun
Mark Barun
Thursday September 10th, 2020 13:57

Hi Mark,
The team was Brilliant, thank you! A nice evening on the river front... what could be better.
and the Arch doors are back to looking new again.
I will copy your link to our blog posing - thanks.

All the best

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