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April 22, 2024

Weekly fun run in Ocean Shores

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Fun runners: Oisin Canney, Dane Renshaw, Simone Hemy, Murray Bowler, RJ Menzies, Giovanni Ginocchio, Elisa Lopes and Stephen Moy. Photo supplied

A free community run in Ocean Shores is happening every Monday morning, and organiser Giovanni Ginocchio encourages everyone to get involved. 

‘It’s for all levels and is non-competitive’, he says. 

‘We meet up in front of Kiso’s espresso bar car park every Monday at 5.50am for a 6am start, and finish around 7am’. 

The cafe is located in the southern end of the car park, near the Ocean Shores Tavern.


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