PR Profile: Kathy Parkin

Reason for joining PR?  

Our daughter and my husband have always enjoyed running and so I thought that I’d try it too.

How long have you been at PR? 

I first joined the Couch to 5k group in January 2019.

What do you enjoy most about PR? 

The support and encouragement from the coaches is great and everyone, regardless of age or ability, is made very welcome. Also, I have made lots of new friends.

What is your best achievement since joining PR? 

I have completed several 5k events and I also ran the 10k Brewood Woggle.

What is your Favourite session? 

Anything which involves teamwork, but especially Indian File. 

If you could only eat one meal what would it be? 

A Sunday roast.

What is your Favourite drink? 

A large glass of Merlot.

What is your Favourite holiday destination?  

I have two favourites: St Goar on the Rhine and Kefalonia.

What is your Favourite song or artist? 

Bon Jovi.

What song would you sing on Karaoke?  

I would need a lot of arm twisting but would try ‘Living on a Prayer’.