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!
This week’s event profile comes from Cambridge in the beautiful Waikato. Event Director Brian Prescott and Christine Jenkins talk about this lovely, country parkrun: I got asked if I would like to help set up Cambridge NZ parkrun. Later I found out I was the Event Director. Talk about being dropped in at…
Three years ago I walked the Hollyford Track with the help of Voltaren and Panadol. I was used to being active – walking, running and cycling were regular activities, but these were becoming more and more difficult with a rapidly deteriorating hip joint and debilitating arthritis pain. That same year I supported my daughter for…