Brighton

Group run

Dib not dig!

7 GoodGymers made their way 4.0km to help the Manor Paddock in Brighton.

  • Rebecca
  • Tara Shanahan
  • Michael Pirrie
  • Amro
  • Brighton runner
  • Philippa
  • Daniel Pardo
 
Tuesday, 23rd of November 2021
 
Led by Tara Shanahan

Welcome to Brighton Goodgym to Daniel, great to have you along for your first run and good deed!

We started our run as a four, got caught in the nick of time by Rebecca picked up Katharine & Amroalong the way and by the time we got to Manor Paddock we were the magnificent seven!

Manor Paddock is a council run senior’s housing scheme with a garden looked after by resident Luc. Much of the garden had been taken over by onion bulbs which Luc had removed and our task was to replace them with a selection of nice bulbs including narcissi, crocosmia and tulips. Armed with dibbers and trowels we set to work and were advised by Luc that dibbing was best! Meanwhile Daniel & Amro competed for top spot in the Great Brighton Rake Off and bagged up loads of leaves from the lawn to make compost.

A quick fitness session of ramp sprints and squats followed, and eventually some of us actually warmed up!

Report written by Tara Shanahan


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