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Mezamashii Run Project

July 9, 2012 by

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As many of you are aware, we are always looking for the “great connections” in running. To me, that’s one of the amazing things about our sport…we do it to seek solitude, yet often find great companionship on the roads and trails we visit. These connections “open our eyes” to the world around us in […]

Running with the Maasai

April 6, 2012 by

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  –          The Amazing Maasai Ultra Marathon is a unique challenge: Compete with Maasai athletes in the remote plains of Kenya , the homeland of endurance running! –          Participants have the chance to tackle 21km, 42km, or the ultra 75km on 29 September 2012. Early bird race week packages on www.amazingmaasaiultra.org until 31 May. –          Running for a good cause: […]

Mongolia Sunrise to Sunset 2012: participants wanted!

November 7, 2011 by

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Adventure seeking runners can now register for the world’s most pristine 42km and 100km run: The 14th Mongolia Sunrise to Sunset will take place on 1 August 2012. The unique adventure race in the Mongolian mountains is limited to 100 runners – registrations on www.ms2s.org. All proceeds of the non-profit event are used for environmental […]

The North Face 100 back in 2009!…Can you conquer it in under 20 hours?

December 22, 2008 by

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Global leader in outdoor footwear, apparel and equipment The North Face, will again host one of the toughest most physically challenging endurance trail runs on the Australian outdoor calendar: The North Face 100!

“Westfield Run” book now available on paperback

August 9, 2008 by

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I was very pleased to find the Lulu website today where you can publish your own books and projects. Subsequently i have rereleased  “I have finally found my Hero” which tells the story of the 1983 to 1991 Westfield Ultra Marathons. It has been available as a free download for a while, but now is […]

Quicksilver 50M/50K/25K May 10

February 22, 2008 by

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Quicksilver 50M/50K/25K May 10   I would like all the “Cardio Elite” out there (AKA the Ultra List) to know that the Quicksilver 50M/50K/25K will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2008.  The races are run on scenic, hilly trails and fire roads, with 5,440 feet of climb in the 50K and 8,530 feet of […]

Tight finish in Cross Atlantic rowing race

February 16, 2008 by

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Link AFTER rowing more than 3000 nautical miles in 76 days, an Australian and a Canadian are set for a photo finish in the epic Atlantic Rowing Race. Sydney man Pete Collett, 32, is in a race for the finish line with his only other solo competitor, Canadian Paul Attalla, as both draw close to […]