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Ultramarathon Man, Karnazes wins “4 deserts”

December 23, 2008 by


By FRED SWEGLES The Orange County Register   When Dean Karnazes says he’s going to the desert, he’s not talking poolside in Palm Springs. Karnazes, a 1981 graduate of San Clemente High now living in San Francisco, set out this year to run 1,000 kilometers across some of the hottest, coldest, driest and windiest places […]

Dean Karnazes falls short on National Television

September 18, 2008 by


In an extremly funny and comic result, which i’m sure was appreciated by his hosts, Regis and Kelly, Dean Karnazes has spent the last two days trying to beat the current World 48hr Treadmill record which is 405.22km (do the conversion).  Dean came up very very short and finished with 211 miles (338km aprox). Dean […]

Dean Karnazes to join Fun Run in Sydney

September 12, 2008 by

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Link Iconic uIltramarathon runner Dean Karnazes will lead Sydney-siders in a 5km Fun Run for charity on Tuesday 14th October. With all proceeds going to the Starlight Children’s Foundation, a charity that brightens the lives of seriously ill and hospitalised children and their families, runners from complete novices to elite athletes will get the chance […]

Dean Karnazes UltraMarathonMan 50:50:50 on limited USA release 7/31

July 26, 2008 by

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From Film Info: The inspirational film UltraMarathon Man: 50 Marathons • 50 States • 50 Days, features renowned endurance athlete and best selling author Dean Karnazes, in his attempt to run 50 marathons in 50 states in 50 consecutive days to rasie awarenes for youth obestisty and to get America active. A beautiful and […]

Feedback needed for Distance Running Article

February 23, 2008 by


Dear Ultra Community:    I am a writer, psychology researcher and runner, working on an article  for my psychology website ( about the psychology  of distance running. Part of the story will relate to the career of Dean Karnazes, an athlete whose reputation clearly inspires strong reactions in Ultra  circles. One of my objectives is […]

World Premiere of UltraMarathon Man

February 5, 2008 by


World Premiere of UltraMarathon Man   2/21/08 7:00pm LA, CA

Dean Karnazes to help World Aids Day

December 1, 2007 by

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Link 510-Mile Run to Fight AIDS Three men—Mike Sacco, Lejon Boudreaux and ultra-marathoner Dean Karnazes—have joined with the Black AIDS Institute to raise awareness for World AIDS Day, December 1, by participating in the Run-in-a-Million Run from San Francisco to Los Angeles (, 11/30). The 510-mile marathon will begin tomorrow on World AIDS Day and […]