Name: Tash Vazey – Tongotongo
Occupation: Teacher (special education)
Home parkrun: Calamvale, QLD
Number of parkruns (runner): 45
PB time: 28:27
Number of parkruns (volunteer): 9
Favourite volunteer role: Handing out finish tokens
I volunteer at parkrun for 2 reasons;
1) sometimes I can’t run so it’s nice to still be a part of parkrun (my running family),
and 2) because I enjoy watching and supporting others in their running journey. One thing I love about parkrun is the comraderie. Fast or slow, run or walk we all support one another.
My most memorable parkrun moment was – the day I ran with a fellow runner and paced her to get a PB, it was also her 50th parkrun so it made it extra special.
In mid-July, the Scarborough family hooked up their new caravan for an Australian adventure, with a rough plan to complete a half lap of Australia starting from Canberra. Prepared to accept that COVID-19 could interrupt these plans at any point, they didn’t expect to have the good fortune to enjoy parkrun’s return in the Northern Territory…
On Saturday we welcomed back Cape Pembroke Lighthouse parkrun, in the Falkland Islands, and all three events in Australia’s Northern Territory, representing another positive moment in the gradual return of parkrun events around the world. It was great to see the unofficial parkrun podcast, With Me Now, live-streaming from Nightcliff and Palmerston parkruns. If…