Anthony Robinson

Anthony Robinson

Name: Anthony Robinson What is your occupation? I’m an internal auditor at the University of Sydney Running age group? 30-35 Do you have family? My mum and sister are back home in South Africa, but my mom’s brother and his family immigrated here about 20 years ago, so I hang out with them quite often. How long have you been a Woody? Not long, about 4 months now. Do you run on Tuesday...

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Barry Cole

Barry Cole

Name: Barry Cole What is your occupation? Mechanical Design Engineer (retired) \Running age group? Hoping you wouldn’t ask (70-75). Do you have family? Long suffering wife Marlene, son Matthew, grand daughter Chloe and sister Bev. How long have you been a Woody? 22 years. Do you run on Tuesday night/TNT/Saturday morning? Tuesday night and Saturday morning. Why do you enjoy running? Enjoy...

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Brendan Davies

Brendan Davies

Name: Brendan Davies What is your occupation? Primary School Teacher Running age group? M30-39 Do you have family? Yes, my lovely wife Nadine and our 2 dogs, Thommo & Lily (I’m a cricket tragic…) How long have you been a Woody? Only about a year and a bit, since I relit my affair with running. When do you run with Woodstock? I’m a regular Tuesday nighter and have started up the...

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Bronwyn Hager

Bronwyn Hager

Name: Bronwyn Hager What is your occupation? Brand Marketing Coordinator for Accor Hotels Running age group? 20 – 29 Do you have family? Yes, my parents, Linda and Tim, two younger brothers, Simon and Matthew, and one younger sister, Megan, who is also a Woody (when she chooses to show up!). I also have two dogs, Max and Ira, who were guide dog puppies but both failed to make the cut! How...

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Charissa Patacsil

Charissa Patacsil

Name: Charissa Laita Patacsil What is your occupation? Software Support Engineer (corporate slave!) Running age group? 20-29 (I’m 29) Do you have family? Dad, Mum and Grandma back in the Philippines with two younger sisters (and 5 dogs and 6 cats) How long have you been a Woody? I joined July that makes it 5 months Do you run on Tuesday night, TNT, Saturday morning? Saturday mornings Why do you...

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Colin Townsend

Colin Townsend

Joined Woodstock: 1985 Most Memorable Achievement: Finishing my first marathon (Wang 1985 in 3:24:39, #1142 in the photo at right) Favourite Event: Relay Events, notably the 24 Hour Olympic Relay at Homebush, also the Westfield to Hopetown Relay, when they were both on. Occupation: Business Analyst (Superannuation) Favourite Food: Pasta, Cadbury Chocolate, Coffee. Other Interests: Wife Cathie...

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Deirdre Stewart

Deirdre Stewart

Name: Deirdre Stewart What is your occupation? I work for the Department of Planning, managing the acquisition of land for parks and rail projects. Running age group? 45-49! Do you have family? No children, lots of nieces & nephews – all the good fun without the trouble patches! How long have you been a Woody? About 15 years I think. Do you run on Tuesday night/TNT/Saturday morning?...

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Derek White

Derek White

Name: Derek H.R. White What is your occupation? Retired Master Mariner and hydrographer-cartographer Running age group? 80 – 85 Do you have family? Wife & 3 daughters (all ex-Woodstock Runners), 2 grandchildren. How long have you been a Woody? 26 years When do you run with Woodstock? Regularly Tuesday, occasional TNT & Saturday. Why do you enjoy running? Health, change of scene,...

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Dot Siepmann

Dot Siepmann

Name: Dot Siepmann What is your occupation? Retired, since February Running age group? W60-64, 65 next month Do you have family? Yes,a sister in the USA (Minnesota). I left the USA in 1971 & came to Australia via West Berlin in 1974. How long have you been a Woody? About 26 years. I only started running at the age of 37 after attending a “Life be In It Jogging Clinic” at Sydney...

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Eddie McLean

Eddie McLean

EDDIE THE CHAMPION Eddie McLean blitzed the field recently at the Alice Springs Masters by coming first outright in his age group for: • the 800 metres • the 1.5K • the 3K • the mile • the 6K and • the 10K. Everyone knew Eddie was there and probably trembled when they saw him lining up against them at the starting line. Congratulations Eddie, well done. Written by Rick Collins...

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John Dawlings

John Dawlings

Name: John Dawlings What is your occupation? Project Manager in IT Running age group? I’ve just turned 55 and moved up an age group. I wasn’t too slow to win my age group before, I was just too young. Do you have family? A wife, a 17 year old daughter and an 8 year old boy. How long have you been a Woody? Rather lost track now but it must be close to 15 years. I joined when my old club,...

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Kerry Bray

Kerry Bray

As a resident of Burwood in 1980, I ticked “jogging club” as a possible interest of mine in a survey conducted for the newly opened Woodstock Community Centre. One hundred and fifty people replied likewise, but only five, including Steve Briscoe, my son, Rohan and I, attended a meeting. Nevertheless, we decided to form a group, Woodstock Runners, and our first run through the Appian...

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Manal Garcia

Manal Garcia

Name: Manal Garcia What is your occupation? Personal Trainer / Fitness Instructor Running age group? 35 – 39 Do you have family? Yes an amazing husband (Hector) & 2 boys Tyler & Cameron) ages 9 & 7 How long have you been a Woody? I think since 2003 Do you run on Tuesday night/TNT/Saturday morning? Can’t get to any at the moment due to family & work commitments but I run 6...

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Martin Amy

Martin Amy

Name: Martin Amy What is your occupation? Town Planner Running age group? Aged 27 Do you have family? Yep, parents, older brother, 2 younger sisters (Family all lives in UK). Mum and Dad are member of West Wight runners on the Isle of Wight. How long have you been a Woody? Maybe 2-3years?? Do you run on Tuesday night or Saturday morning? Normally Tuesday nights, but at moment am a bit scared of...

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Michael Cantley

Michael Cantley

Name: Michael Cantley What is your occupation? General purpose hand with Sydney ferries Running age group? 25-30 Do you have family? Not yet but recently engaged How long have you been a Woody? One year Do you run on Tuesday night/TNT/Saturday morning? Tuesday,TNT and some Saturdays Why do you enjoy running? For the health and fitness What is your favourite running distance/course/event and why?...

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Peta Bray

Peta Bray

Name: Peta Bray What is your occupation? Early Childhood Teacher Running age group? 40-50 years Do you have family? No Children, 4 siblings and nieces and nephews How long have you been a Woody? 8 months, but running a little before then. Do you run on Tuesday night/TNT/Saturday morning? Unable to run with Woodstock anytime but run the Handicap runs Why do you enjoy running? I enjoy running...

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Rick Collins

Rick Collins

Name: Rick Collins What is your occupation? I have a small accountancy practice & a babygoods distributing business. Running age group? 59 to 64 Do you have family? Yes, My wife Novello, 2 sons, 2 daughters & 5 grandchildren. How long have you been a Woody? About 10 years. Do you run on Tuesday night/TNT/Saturday morning? Saturday mornings. Why do you enjoy running? Mainly I enjoy being...

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Ross Keys

Ross Keys

Name: Ross Keys What is your occupation? Once upon a time I was a public servant IT System Administrator)– Retired for four years, one month and twenty days – and loving it!! I do occasional volunteer clerical style work for Union Aid Abroad – APHEDA (Australian People for Health, Education and Development Abroad). It is the overseas aid agency of the Australian Council of Trade Unions...

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Tami Dower

Tami Dower

Name: Tami Dower What is your occupation? Writer Running age group? 30-35 Do you have family? Is this a trick question? I have family, yes, and am about to acquire a new one to add to my complicated collection (recently engaged). How long have you been a Woody? About a year now Do you run on Tuesday night/TNT/Saturday morning? Sat morning Why do you enjoy running? Because it means I get to eat a...

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Terry Vohradsky

Name: Terry Vohradsky What is your occupation? Own business – Lawn mowing & car detailing Running age group?30-34 Do you have family? Yes, thankfully. I have my Mum and Dad and 1 younger Sister, and 1 much loved partner. Plus i have a beaut dog named Max, and couple of cats. How long have you been a Woody? 3 months Do you run on Tuesday night/TNT/Saturday morning?Sometimes Sat ...

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