Monthly Archives: July 2015

(Wet pants) x 4

On Sunday, I found myself in a small village in Wales, under instructions to go out and look for some ascents and descents which were ‘awkward’.  I sat in the kitchen, cup of tea in hand, and looked out at the pouring … Continue reading

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The Sloth Drips

10.15 on a Wednesday morn And the sloth drips Under the strip light And she’s stretching By the kitchen sink And the sloth drips Drip, drip, drip, drip, drip, drip Waiting for the Data to upload And reviewing Where she’s … Continue reading

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Giving or giving up: how should we talk about (parkrun) volunteering?

In a recent* parkrun newsletter, Tom Williams talked about volunteering and said: “I still hear the term ‘giving up their time’ when referring to volunteers. I do believe that one of the biggest barriers to people getting involved with volunteering is … Continue reading

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