Lewisham

Group run

Paving the way

10 GoodGymers made their way 8.0km to help their local community in Lewisham.

  • John Hunter
  • Steve Lee
  • Tower Hamlets runner
  • Kim Parker
  • Vic
  • Lewisham runner
  • Julian Osman
  • Olivia Powell
  • Lindsay Ramsey
  • Louise Payton
 
Monday, 4th of December 2023
 
Led by Kim Parker

It was a rainy evening on Monday but that doesn't stop us unless it's an outdoor painting task then the rain does stop us. Tonight wasn't an outdoor painting task though so onwards we went to the PNK Garden!

The big task for the evening was to lay paving stones to create a path through the garden. Over the past year, we've brought these paving stones from a kind volunteers house to the garden and now it was finally time to lay them.

A team of 3 got on with the paving slab task whilst the others had a choice of either clearing leaves that have fallen all over the garden and the others cutting back the brambles.

After just over 30min of effort, it was time for the last paving slab to be laid and for us to be on our way back to Glass Mill.

Well done for tackling the longer run and a task that was a good workout. Next week, we are heading to Seniors to put the Christmas decs up. There's the option to run back to Glass Mill or head to a social at the Blythe Hill Tavern near the task.

Report written by Kim Parker


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Kim Parker
Led by Kim Parker

Area activator for Lewisham. Runner and owner of GoodGym Lewisham's dog mascot, Molly

GoodGymers helping out
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    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Olivia Powell

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