Worldwide Companion Run NUMBER 2!

  • November 28, 2012 · 5:00 AM
  • the naked man (sculpture, not a real man!)

Simple concept.......

A Worldwide Companion 5k run.

Choose a scenic local 5k route, grab some friends or do it alone, and run 5k at exactly 4pm Greenwich Mean Time on the 27th of November 2012 (28th here in NZ).

Share this link with all of your local and far-flung international friends.
Last year there were more than 30 participants from no less than 8 different countries.
Let’s see if we can get 100+ people from 20+ different countries and at least 30+ different cities/towns......

The more the merrier, and the richer the tapestry of running experiences!

For us here in NZ, 4PM GMT means a 5am start!

OK it's EARLY but bang on for a SUNRISE!

The route can be varied depending on people's likes: either flat around the bays or up Mt Vic or...even Brooklyn hill. We can make a decision on the day.

So, WHO's in? See the Facebook site for the run!

https://www.facebook.com/events/399604476775863/

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  • ewa k.

    Awesome run in great company! and fantastic pink skies plus red Hobbit carpet in Hobbitville, Courtenay Central!

    November 28, 2012

  • Ash

    Fantastic effort everyone. You are all certifiable - I think that's why I fit right in :-)

    November 28, 2012

  • Peter

    I'm suffering from a horrible terrorist virus so I will probably not show up tomorrow morning. Have fun!

    November 27, 2012

  • Ash

    *YAY* - we now have a post run/walk/ride breakfast venue :

    "Joe's Garage" in Tory St have agreed to open at 6am to refuel us.

    Check out their website to read about what's on their delicious menu:
    http://www.joes.co.nz/

    See you all tomorrow morning - bright and early and ready to be stunned by the Wellington sunrise :-)

    November 27, 2012

    • ewa k.

      Awesome - posting this good news on FB!

      November 27, 2012

  • Hannah

    Im doing a Lyall bay to houghton bay run:)

    November 26, 2012

    • Ash

      Cool, that will be a great run. Remember to take some pics and upload them onto the FB site :-)

      November 27, 2012

  • Ash

    You are all awesome. Keen to make the most of every day -
    What a way to start that day: fitness, beautiful sunrise, company of friends and a yummy breakfast before most people have gotten out of bed!

    Rough plan will see us run along the waterfront, up Mt Vic to watch the sunrise (about 5.45AM) and get some pics/video, then back down to somewhere for breakfast (any suggestions?). Should be back down by around[masked]AM.

    :-)

    (or alternatively, as Jana suggests, a round the bays jog with the Wellington sign as the backdrop?)

    November 21, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey all, I started making a wee site - a map to show what time/where local events will take place

    http://www.futureweb.co.nz/worldwide-companion-5k/

    November 20, 2012

  • Ash

    yay - let's get at least 10 from Wtn Runnning Meetup !!!!!
    Surely we can with 285 members....
    :)

    November 14, 2012

  • ewa k.

    I love the fact that I've been made the co-organizer hahahahah! now, let's advertise!

    1 · November 1, 2012

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