Cardiff

Group run

Spreading the...........Sh........Joy

7 GoodGymers made their way 6.1km to help the StarGarAllot Community Garden in Cardiff.

  • Michael
  • Su Fernandez
  • Andrew Skelton
  • Lucy
  • Imy Hopkins
  • Sophie Hastings
  • Natasha
 
Tuesday, 23rd of April 2024
 
Led by Michael

A longer than usual run tonight, but worth it to be out and about and helping a great group.

We were heading out to a community growing space - Stargarallot, they grow food that goes to the Oasis centre, Tremorfa Community Pantry and Splo-Down Food Coop. Our task for the evening was to clear the polytunnel, remove soil from the two growing beds and put in a layer of manure, replace the soil and then top it off with some fresh compost.

Nothing was going to waste as everything green removed went straight to the compost bins, that had already been cleared ready for the goodgym team. It was all go, as we split into teams, some in the polytunnel - either side in different beds, and some out filling wheel barrows with the fresh compost

A perfect night for the task, the rain had cleared and the sun was breaking through the clouds. Just enough breeze to keep us cool as we got busy, digging, raking and moving soil.

After a good workout of 30 minutes we were done, and it was time for a photo in the tunnel.

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Michael
Led by Michael

Goodgym Area Activator for Cardiff & the Vale, I believe in the transformative power of running & the Arts

GoodGymers helping out
  • Walk Leader

    Lead a walking group to the task

    • Natasha
  • Back marker

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Sophie Hastings

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