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No Äcross the Years” in 2009

May 11, 2009 by


Saw this from David Combs on the Ultra Digest.  Sad news, but sure it will be back in 2010. “Due to scheduling conflicts Nardini Manor will be unable to host the Across the Years 24, 48, 72 hour races at the end of 2009. The race committee has elected to take a hiatus at this […]

Kit-Kats and Guinness – the way to prepare for 21 marathons

January 4, 2009 by


Published Date: 03 January 2009 By Mike Merritt A SCOTTISH athlete has won one of the hardest races on earth, running for three days in the Arizona desert, as part of his pursuit of Scottish athletics’ oldest record. William Sichel combated freezing temperatures at night and more than 100F during the day during the Across […]

Tony Mangan – Running through my fears

March 24, 2008 by


Link Running through my fears and Across The Years. By Tony Mangan.   Just after 24 hours into the Across The Years 72 hour race I grabbed a water bottle from my table while running at full speed. My right foot hit the kerb. I bounced off the table and went into orbit. In slow […]

Mangan wins in Arizona

January 1, 2008 by


Tony Mangan (Ireland) capped off a Great twelve months running by winning the Across the Years (ATY) 72 hour race in Arizona earlier today. He won with a total of 440.5km. Second in the race was John Geesler with 403 km and third was Glen Turner with 379km. The leading female entrant was Martina Hausmann […]

Across the Years – Now underway

December 29, 2007 by

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Well the 72hr Across the Years race has been going for less than five hours  and Tony Mangan has established a 2km lead over John Geesler. But there is a lot of time to pass yet. For all the latest details go to: 

Across the Years – Starts this weekend

December 27, 2007 by

Comments Off on Across the Years – Starts this weekend This weekend sees the start of another Across the Years 24/48/72hr series at Nardini Manor in Arizona. There are over 70 runners entered in this year’s series with runners having to enter early to guarantee themselves a spot. The race provides a benchmark for internet spectating and this year promises to get  better and […]

Across the Years Preview and Podcast

December 22, 2007 by

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With Across the Years coming right up, preparations have stepped up, and the excitement is building. For those who are interested, earlier this week Kim and Andrew, the producers of the Trails and Tribulations ultrarunning podcasts interviewed me about the race. The results are up on their web site now. And for those who […]