2017 – Suzie

2017 – Suzie

Ever since completing her first 10km event in 1995 in Mooloolaba, Suzie had always wanted to run a marathon.    While she is good at telling herself she’s not a runner she is an accomplished trail runner, having completed numerous trail events including the...
2016 – Rosie

2016 – Rosie

Hi, I’m Rosie. I will be turning 40 four days after the 2017 Cadbury Marathon. This impending milestone was one of the reasons I applied for the Make Me a Marathoner program. I thought it would be an achievement to run a marathon before I turn 40, and I like to leave...
2016 – Matthew

2016 – Matthew

Hi, I’m Matthew and I started running [slowly] in January last year. I truly never gave much thought to the idea of running a marathon. A couple of friends of mine had done it in their younger years but I had always put it in the “I’ll never do that” category. It...
2016 – Kristy

2016 – Kristy

Hi, I’m Kristy Williams. I’m a 35 year old corporate office worker and mother of two. I always loved sport at school, doing cross country and it was nothing for me to run 10kms after school most days. I played basketball in college and then played soccer until...
2016 – Justin

2016 – Justin

Hi my name is Justin ‘Gosso’ Gossage. I am 35 years old, a father of two loving and very active boys that are my world. Just under two years ago I decided to make a change in my life.  I was a pack a day smoker and drank heavy daily. On the 9th of October...
2015 – Stuart

2015 – Stuart

My name is Stuart Thomas, I’m a 45 year old married father of a 14 year old son. Both my wife Lisa and my son Riley are supportive of my running however they definitely think I’m a little crazy and on some days I agree. I have always been involved in sport...