Tagged: finish line area

Then and Now

“The final roots and rocks approach to the finish at Panorama Park has always been a challenge for 29+ mile tired legs.  In contrast to the previous years of root and rock bouncing, 2016 greeted runners to board steps. The steps on a rainy day added a new challenge.  Many...

25 Year Belt Buckle

 “The longevity streak wasn’t planned, it just happened. One of the things that I learned when I hit the 65+ age category is that you can’t take it for granted anymore.  It can be humbling.  It is also makes the finish more rewarding. I feel privileged to have been able...

Panorama Park race day photos from Mike Jones

“The tougher the race, the better the post-race party.  This year, the atmosphere at the finish line among runners, family and friends testified to all that the racers had endured during their long day. It was a privilege to be part of the Knee Knacker community on race day, and to share a small part...

Race day photos from Ron Nicholl

Observation on the last 400 metres before the Finish line: “In the past year, the open rooted areas were filled in with rocks or covered with wooden steps. Still a very technical area for the end of a race.  With the wet conditions, much caution was still exercised. My favorite...