Group run

Chillin and Fillin with litter pickers on East Finchley High Street

8 GoodGymers made their way 3.0km to help the Martin Primary in Barnet.

  • John Shirley
  • Rachel Melinek
  • Paul Salman
  • Barnet runner
  • Katy Hulm
  • Moya Malekin
  • Cherian Li
  • Kubilay Kara
Tuesday, 16th of January 2024
Led by Paul Salman

On a bitterly cold night at the Phoenix Cinema, our GoodGym team gathered with unwavering commitment. The plan to spread woodchip at Martin Primary School's faced a hiccup—the supplies were nowhere in sight. Undeterred, we embraced Plan B with the same enthusiasm.

Wearing layers upon layers to fend off the biting cold, our resilient crew took to the High Street for a plogging raid. Armed with bags and pickers, we transformed into a team on a mission. Chatting echoed through the chilly air as we scoured the streets, filling five big bags with the remnants of urban life.

In the midst of our litter-picking quest, we stumbled upon a noteworthy find—a wheel hub lying in a Cycle Lane. A small victory, yet a symbol of the impact we were making in creating a cleaner and safer environment for everyone.

As our successful mission concluded, we retreated to the warmth of the Phoenix Cinema. Inside, we carried out our traditional warm-down and stretches, fostering not only a cleaner community but also strengthening the social bonds that define our GoodGym adventures.

Big shout out to John who had to walk.

Katy on her first visit to Goodgym Barnet. We hope to see you soon!

Kubilay on his very first GoodGym run with Barnet.

Report written by Paul Salman

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GoodGymers helping out
  • Walk Leader

    Lead a walking group to the task

    • John Shirley
  • Back marker

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • John Shirley

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