Tag Archives: inspirational story

The Unlikely Marathoner, Donna Campisi, Run Donna Run, book launch, Mildura, Collins Booksellers Mildura,

What is your purpose?

I recently had the pleasure of going to Mildura to spend time with family and friends (Mildura is my home town) AND also hold my very first book launch with my awesome Mildura supporters 🙂 I wanted to share this with you, as my excitement continues with the launch of Read More

Kerry Fitzgibbon, Run Donna Run, Marathon Girl Shop

Marathon Girl – running ‘Just for fun!’

Meet Kerry Fitzgibbon, a real life inspiring woman who wears many hats. When I asked Kerry about her profession, I didn’t realise there was more than one title she held with such passion. “First and foremost, I am the owner of ‘Marathon Girl Apparel’ and ‘Run Marathon Training.’ I started Read More

Giving life a go

Meet Julio Guerra, a man with a real life inspiring story. Julio is a motor mechanic, who owns his own business and is your all round good guy. But Julio is ALSO a super awesome inspiring man who I had the pleasure to meet in the flesh in 2014. At Read More

Carol Cooke, Donna Campisi, Run Donna Run blog, Para Cycling

Carol’s invisible challenge creates a World Champion

Carol Cooke is an amazing real life inspirational story you may recognise. Born and raised in Toronto, Canada, she moved to Australia in 1994. It is hard to believe Carol is nearly 54, but when you read her story it appears she has lived many lives.

Run Donna Run, Donna Campisi, Andrea Fairbairn, Breast Cancer Nirvana

The journey to nirvana

Andrea Fairbairn is a real life inspiring story and super awesome woman who at 47 years of age has an incredible story to share. From Paraparaumu in New Zealand, Andrea is an inspiring writer, international aid & development specialist, and speaker, inspiring people all over the world through her awesome Read More

Bill Deering, Running From Stroke, Donna Campisi, Run Donna Run, Stroke Survivor

Finding his ‘normal’ in running

Bill Deering’s real life inspiring story will surely amaze you. This awesome man keeps inspiring and amazing more and more people who follow him, as he generously keeps giving us encouragement from the challenges we may face.

Nancy Liddle, Donna Campisi, Camino de Santiago in Spain

Mind over matter on Camino de Santiago

Nancy Liddle is an amazing woman, a real life inspiring story, who has taught many students over the years and now is learning more herself, through her recent inspiring challenge. Since her teenage years, the Brisbane born girl had a long term dream, to walk the Camino de Santiago in Read More

Jo's story - Run Donna Run

Jo’s Story: An inspiring story of weight loss and fulfilling your dreams

Recently I had the pleasure to catch up with an old friend who I haven’t seen for a couple of months. When we catch up its great and it feels like we just saw each other the other day…but only we have so much to share we chat flat out…I Read More

Be your bestfriend-Run Donna Run Blog

Be your best friend

Wow! I’ve been on this incredible journey with Run Donna Run for the past 2 years, yet the journey feels like it is just beginning. Maybe the journey is continuing to grow or perhaps I’m growing with this journey! The Run Donna Run website has just been updated, bringing a Read More

Thomas running Melbourne Marathon with Run Donna Run Donna Campisi inspiration

The Mental Game

When training this last weekend, I promised myself I would do a certain distance and fulfill that commitment. This is a pattern I make all the time, I commit to a challenge each running session before I train, also depending on the type of training, for example; hill reps, interval Read More