York

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There’s something strange in the neighbourhood… who you gonna call….?

16 GoodGymers made their way 8.1km to help the Friends of York Cemetery in York.

  • York runner
  • Ed Woollard
  • Stefan Durkin
  • York runner
  • Mitch
  • Vicky Hearson
  • Michael Leadbetter
  • Amy Woollard
  • Cara Organ
  • Abigail Darton
  • James Sandie
  • Ellie
  • York runner
  • Joanna Delgado
  • Lyndsey Hay
  • Jamie
 
Monday, 29th of April 2024
 
Led by Vicky Hearson
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Tonight we returned to the cemetery for more bramble clearing.

We named and numbered off stating some pointless things we get asked to do at work as a nod to health and safety day. These included cleaning pigeon poo and management appreciation days! We also welcomed back Ellie and celebrated some excellent weekend running with Rich and Michal completing the 3 Peaks and Deb's parkrun PB.

We then set off with Lucy and Abigail back marking to meet Clive at the cemetery. After the midge swarm last time, Michael wore enough insect repellent to keep the entire group safe (and anyone else within a mile radius!). We therefore had a clear run of pruning, lopping and digging. Barbara got so excited she snapped a fork!

To finish off we did some fitness relays whilst practising our hammering, then headed back to base. We stretched off then some headed to the pub.

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