Group run

Earning Ourselves Some Brownie Points!

12 GoodGymers made their way 2.4km to help the Trafalgar Medical Group in Portsmouth.

  • Katie Carew-Robinson
  • Tony Hewett
  • Maura Cole
  • Val Cameron
  • Jo Cooke
  • Judy Knapp
  • Jen Stoneham
  • Katie London
  • Harry Hender
  • Aoife
  • Dave Moore
  • Jane
Wednesday, 7th of June 2023
Led by Jen Stoneham

First of all, thank you to Dr Jo for providing delicious treats that also gave us a title for the Run Report!

We teamed up with some of the staff from Trafalgar Medical Group as well as some local counsellors for this Heavy Duty GoodGym Task. Tony and Dave got to work with a heavy duty hammer and crowbar to lever up the paving slabs at the front of the Health Centre, whilst the rest of us tested our biceps to the limits carrying the slabs round to the back garden.

Maura and Judy worked hard tidying the borders and outside of the Health Centre, removing plenty of litter and lots of twigs and leaves. The rest of the team spent their time shovelling stones in to a central pile, which we will transport round to the front during our follow up task on Saturday - sign up here if you'd like to help out!

The team from Trafalgar Medical Group were incredibly grateful for our help. Dr Jack has sent over the following message of thanks for us all. Well done everyone!

Thanks for all the help today, you were all brilliant. Got some good news. The workmen on the road outside have agreed to turn over the earth at the front and drop a load of top soil down for us tomorrow. Please feedback to your fellow GoodGymers - it's all coming together!

Report written by Jen Stoneham

Discuss this report

sign in to add a comment

Jen Stoneham
Led by Jen Stoneham

Area Activator for GoodGym Portsmouth. I swear like a sailor, burp like a foghorn. Human A - Z of Portsmouth. Ultimately charming.

GoodGymers helping out
  • Photographers

    Take photos for the session report

    • Aoife
    • Katie London
    • Jo Cooke
    • Katie Carew-Robinson

Share the love

Join us on the next run

Hilsea Lines - February Edition

Wednesday 18:00 - 19:45
Led by Jen Stoneham
Morrison's supermarket

Find out more

Become a member

with an optional monthly donation

  • Run, walk, or cycle to help older people
  • Access sessions across the country
  • Claim your GoodGym t-shirt

Need help with a community project?

If you're a community organisation and have a physical task then we'd like to help.

Request a task

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more