Birmingham

Community mission

The Litter Pick and De-cade-nce to Get There #GGSuperSaturday

5 runners ran to help their local community in Birmingham.

  • John Hayes
  • Sam Hazell
  • Liam
  • Louise Portelly
  • Max Hadjiioannou
 
Saturday, 21st of September 2019
 
Led by John Hayes

To celebrate a decade of Goodgym, we really paid tribute to the collaborative ethos of the movement in the Jewellery Quarter today. We joined up with Goodgym-er Karin for her Clean Up event, for World Clean Up Day, which is organised by a global movement called Let’s Do It World. She organised it through her role with the Jewellery Quarter Business Improvement District. Then, through our Goodgym mission, we attracted some volunteers from Greenpeace. So many good forces combining on a sunny afternoon in the heart of Birmingham! Well done everyone, especially to the new Goodgym-ers who signed up to experience this for the first time through our mission; we hope to see you again for missions or group runs (you can find us every Tuesday 6pm at nearby 1000 Trades bar, click on the Group Runs tab to find out what we're doing). Special mention also has to go to Sam and Liam, who made it all the way from... across the road to join us! Motivation in strides, but we were very happy to have your help today. We did a great job filling bags of rubbish, which we left for collection at the back of St. Paul's.

Report written by John Hayes


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Louise Portelly
Louise Portelly
Saturday September 21st, 2019 18:36

Great report John! I had such a good day :) lovely to meet you all!

John Hayes
John Hayes
Saturday September 21st, 2019 19:35

Well done for turning up and joining in, it was great to meet you too!

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John Hayes
GoodGym Birmingham Run Leader

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