2018 – Peter

2018 – Peter

Peter’s journey towards completing a marathon has been years in the making.  In 2012 he decided to get into running and signed up for the Cadbury 10km events, little did he know that 7 years later he’d be tackling the full 42.2kms.  Always active as a...
2018 – Anthony

2018 – Anthony

Anthony turned to running as a way of getting fit after having a heart attack. Anthony recalls his first ever run – “I ran /walked Devonport park in 55 mins and thought I was gunna die”.   He stuck with it and eventually those times came down and he...
2018 – Annie

2018 – Annie

Annie is a self-confessed fun-run junkie and a regular fixture on the Tasmanian fun-run circuit. Thriving on a challenge, Annie gradually increased her running distances and built up to a 25km trail run.  Annie loves to work towards goals using her grit and...
2018 – Holly

2018 – Holly

Holly has always been active, even playing Hockey at the State level. Goal driven and focused she’s always challenged herself to enter events whilst juggling a full time shift work in a demanding role and a very young family.  After completing various local fun...
2017 – Phil

2017 – Phil

Running is a positive aspect in Phil’s life – he considers it his outlet which enables him to cope with tough times.  Running also creates opportunities for Phil to engage and be part of the community and make a difference.   Phil is a regular fixture at...
2017 – Paulie

2017 – Paulie

Paulie is a very active individual who is a regular Devonport Parkrunner, keen cyclist and gym goer.   He wanted to run the Cadbury Marathon for personal satisfaction and the huge sense of accomplishment from completing the distance.   For Paulie, running is a place...