The Run India Team
Samantha Gash is set to undertake a huge challenge in running 3800km across India, and she couldn't do it without an incredible team. Meet some of the people who will motivate, inspire and support Samantha as she pushes herself to go the distance.
The man behind the lense from the desert in Jaisalmer to the mountains of Nainital
The sports physiotherapist and organized crew member that will keep Samantha moving forward and the team in sync for the first five weeks of Run India.
The paramedic who will combine her medical and development experience.
The supportive sister of Samantha who will put her project management hat on and running abilities to the test from Varanasi to the hill station of Shillong.
The legs that will join Samantha for long running days between Jaipur and Sariska National Park.
The World Vision Project Manager that will facilitate the community visits between Delhi to Kanpur.
The medical support and mountain legs that will push Samantha to the foothills of the Himalayas.
The cook that will keep the teams belly nourished from Delhi to Lucknow.
The Run India Youth Ambassador who will share his unique experiences as a crew member across all social platforms.
The Brit who combines his massage, photographer, crewing and pacing skills.
The world class endurance athlete and physical therapist from the United States who will run with Samantha during a challenging section of the route.
The multitalented 'The Garage' and Nike coach who will know how to deal with the challenges associated with expedition running. Mat was the Head Crew of Samantha's Freedom Runners project across South Africa.
The photographer and skilled crew member who accompanied Samantha on her first adventure to India in 2011.
The yoga teacher who will not only provide the soft skills when it comes to crewing but her past life as a chef will be appreciated by all of the team.
The South African photographer whose experience in adventure racing photography will prepare him well for the final few weeks of Run India.
UX Design & Development
Freedom Sport Medicine
Adventure Works Africa
Peak Sport Management