parkrun attracts amazing volunteers and Tanya is yet another example by sharing her talents and giving back to the community with such enthusiasm. Thanks Tanya!
Name: Tanya Seletkoff
Home parkrun: Pegasus
Occupation: Sales & Marketing/Photographer
Number of Runs: 0
Number of times volunteered: 6
Favourite volunteer role: Photographer
I volunteer at parkrun because: I love photography and when I saw the chance to be the Pegasus parkrun Photographer I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to get to do some event/sport photography and not only that it’s doing something for the lovely people who run at parkrun!
One thing I love about parkrun is: Everyone is just so friendly and welcoming – get to meet new people and seeing every ones motivation is awesome!
My most memorable parkrun moment was: My first ever parkrun doing the photography – it was pouring down with rain, but I thought I would still try to capture some photos and the amount of people who still came to run was amazing! Everyone still ran with smiles on their faces and didn’t let the weather get them down – was super cool to see!
Megan Costello is the ED of Gisborne parkrun, which started in May this year. It’s situated in the far east of the North Island and is the first parkrun to see the sun worldwide! Megan tells us how she became involved in parkrun and setting up this picturesque parkrun: I initially became involved with parkrun…
There must be some very special dogs in Invercargill with fabulous owners! Here’s Fred, with his, sporting their tutus on what must be a recent 22 parkrun! Hi my name is Fred, I am the good looking one leading the way. I am a Yorkie Cairn cross and I was adopted from the SPCA…