Bristol

Group run

Rake Expectations v Crate Expectations: a Christmas Story

50 runners ran 5.0km to help the St Werburgh's Park Nursery School and The Matthew Tree Project in Bristol.

  • Maria Vitale
  • Kim Dowsett
  • Bristol runner
  • Christopher Lewis
  • Bristol runner
  • Paul Becker
  • Bristol runner
  • Danica Priest
  • Bristol runner
  • David Head
  • Lisa Elliott
  • Richard Breakspear
  • Dave Guest
  • Darren
  • Alice Whale
  • Laura Miles
  • Melanie Young
  • Shona Buchanan
  • Bristol runner
  • Tom Hill
  • Bristol runner
  • Mair Smith
  • Bristol runner
  • Charlotte Senior
  • Alice Dalrymple
  • Jack Bradley
  • Alison Davidson
  • Felicity
  • Shreena Parmar
  • Alexis Wiseman
  • Jenny Chak
  • Liam Scott
  • Tim
  • VaguelyNorthernDarren
  • Anna Tattersall
  • Laura Spencer
  • Russ Cahill
  • Chris Palmer
  • Vicky Tester
  • Bristol runner
  • Lisa Pearce
  • Toby Gallagher
  • Dhanesh Patel
  • Lee
  • Jade Cahill
  • Rabeb (BiBi)
  • Abigail Murphy
  • Kerry Williams
  • Catherine Ransford
  • Jordan Belmont
 
Tuesday, 17th of December 2019
 
Led by Shona Buchanan

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas Everywhere you go That's where GoodGym comes in of course, with Bristol numbers in force Sorting donations and cleaning crates as they go

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas Food surplus in the warehouse store But the prettiest sight to see, is at the Matthew Tree Where GoodGym helps food parcels go out the door

50 runners in red, to knock the jobs on the head Around the streets of Bristol Lining up tins and weighing all things Filling up a sandpit so the kids can dip their toes And Shona's got them doing lots of burpees outside again

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas Everywhere you go We ran back along the cycle path, with another good deed in the bag Lighting up the pavement with our headtorches-a-glow

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas We'll see Matthew Tree in the new year And the thing that will make 'em ring is the extra GoodGymers we'll bring With a January challenge to turn our good up a gear

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas This year's group runs are no more But the prettiest sight to see is the Pieminster meal for fourty, Which Alice organised so we could all have mash-galore. Sure it's Christmas, once more

Report written by Shona Buchanan


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Bristol runner
Bristol runner
Wednesday December 18th, 2019 22:12

Great report /song Shona!

Ben
Ben
Thursday December 19th, 2019 05:05

Excellent work Shona 😂

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Shona Buchanan

Shona Buchanan
Trainer for Bristol GoodGym. Continually running for that finishing slice of cake.

Runners helping out

  • Walk Leader

    Lead a walking group to the task

    • Melanie Young
  • Photographer

    Take photos for the run report

    • Maria Vitale
  • Back markers

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Alison Davidson
    • Alice Whale
    • Bristol runner

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