Members Profiles

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Christopher Guimaraens - PORTUGAL

When I started with ‘Run Around The World’ November 2017 I did not know the journey it would take me. I suppose I am a typical middle age bloke who...

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Jenny Reedman

My finish is not like I imagined my Run Down Under finish would be, but then my journey was nothing like I imagined either! Waking up to do parkrun...

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Peter and Zahli

What interesting times we are living in at the minute, especially here in Sunny Burnie Tas.  Firstly I would like to take the time to say thankyou...

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Jill Wilkie

On the 25th April, Jill sent me an email with details for her finish of Run Down Under. On the 10th May (Mothers Day) it happened. Read both her...

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From Wheelchair to Finisher 83

I think when you’re a kid is hard to understand and find all the answers. Why are we so poor? Why does dad drink that much? Why is school so far and...

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Julie Piening

I am contacting you as you wanted to touch base about how I was planning my finish to RDU.  Lets just say it isn't what I had originally planned for...

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Alison Kidman

I’ve been reflecting a bit on my running journey as (holey moley!) it looks like I might actually finish this thing called Run Down Under. I’ve been...

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Tony O'Connell

Junk food to run junkie. My journey started at 116kgs and fairly unfit about 5 years ago.  I had never been a runner, the furthest I would go is to...

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Jo Andersson

Our latest member profile is Jo Andersson – our most recent finisher (finisher number 23) and our first finisher in the OVER 70’s age group – an...

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