Lambeth

Group run

Not Japanese Knot Weed ??

16 GoodGymers made their way 5.0km to help the Friends of Ruskin Park and Ruskin Park Community Garden in Lambeth.

  • Yianny
  • Sarah Beck
  • Jessie Adams
  • Effie
  • Clare Hurst
  • Nathan Wood
  • Hannah Griffiths
  • Janice Ko
  • Katy Hulm
  • Joao Fernandes
  • Kaz Podstolski
  • Charlotte Anstey
  • Lucy Hurley
  • Lindsay Castro
  • Inny
  • Aimee Hamblin
 
Tuesday, 9th of August 2022
 
Led by Yianny
he / him

A bumper group of runners turned out last night for the Group Run and were greeted with perfect summer running conditions.

AA Yianny was recovering from the weekend's exertions in York so wouldnt be running to the task but both Joao and Sarah stepped in to lead and back mark respectively - thank you team!

This evening's category was favourite UK destination with plenty of coastal and countryside locations cited, some North vs South Devon devate and of course agreement that Brixton and Tulse Hill were the clear winners....

The runners set off and showed that in London using human horse power can be more efficient than motorised transport and arrived to meet Justin first! The tasks were laid out and the group selected their implements of choice whether that be a scythe, secateurs or good old pitch fork and we got stuck in to clear around the pond and turn the compost.

A nice surprise was having GG member Chi Nwa join us for a chat and take a couple of wonderful pictures, always nice to have members from around the communities pop in.

While the runners were busy with the task Justin brought out some squash and biscuits for a little pause and then it was time to tidy up and head back to base. Once again the runners won the race and were deep into their warm down by the time the AA made it back to liberate their bags from the hall.

Thanks everyone and look forward to seeing you next week!

Report written by Yianny


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Justin Brady
Justin Brady
Tuesday August 16th, 2022 12:22

Thanks again, Yianny, to you and the team for a brilliant job! See you again in the not too distant future. Justin

Yianny
Yianny
he / him
Tuesday August 16th, 2022 13:14

Thanks Justin, it was our pleasure!

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Yianny
Led by Yianny

Area Activator for Lambeth, LiRF Run Leader, predominantly held together by string and tape!

Runners helping out
  • Back marker

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Sarah Beck

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