Tyler Parfuss

Tyler Parfuss became the third Honorary Spartan when he completed the 2018 3km walk.

2024 Update

We have recently learned that Tyler will be doing the 5km event this year as his 15th! We are excited to be able to present a blue singlet to him at the AGM.

Tyler at the start in 2023. We are pleased to see that he is wearing his Spartan cap!

Celebrating the 2023 finish.

Tyler in 2018

Ash Parfuss, Tyler Parfuss and Robyne Somerville at the start line of the 2018 walk.

Tyler and Tate Kemp wearing their finishers medals. Tate, along with Brenton Ponza, was inducted as a Spartan in 2016.

Tyler Parfuss and Brenton Ponza at the start line in 2018. We love seeing those green singlets!

Herald Sun Article

This article was published prior to the 2018 marathon.

The article above was published on the 18th of August 2018 in the Herald Sun.Kevin Mannix also qualified as a Spartan with another sub 3 hour run.

Some other photographs of Tyler and Kevin.

Singlet Presentation, 2018 Annual General Meeting

Committee member David Foskey presenting a Spartan cap to Tyler Parfuss

David and Tyler



Tyler finishing.

Tyler, Gareth Briglia and Robyne Somerville after the race.

Tyler Parfuss, Emily Roach and Tom Roach wearing their finishers medals.

Tyler and Tom.

Support CPEC

Tyler has been helped to fulfil his ambitions through the work of CPEC, the Cerebral Palsy Education Centre. See their website here