One of the overriding sentiments we are getting from the amazing Runners who are volunteering at the World Para Athletics Championships is that they are part of a team.
Someone who knows all about teamwork is Mandeep Chahal from Hounslow. After his first experience of volunteering, helping a club for disabled children take their students swimming, Mandeep looked for other ways to volunteer. He took advantage of opportunities offered by his employer, BT where he works in IT in the HR department. He joined the BT volunteering team where he participated in community and sporting events. He found he enjoyed it so much, he now calls himself a “serial volunteer”. (more…)