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2019 Knee Knacker race day volunteers

This is the last set of 2019 Race Day photos. It’s a photo gallery of some of the 240 Knee Knacker volunteers as they: Offered a New Hope to runners as they climbed the Dark Side of Black Mountain and journey forth with the words “May the course be with...

Hyannis race day photos

Rejuvenated with a sponge bath, freezies, pickle juice martinis, coke shots and other salty treats found at Hyannis MASH aid station,  the runners started the uphill journey to the quad depleting Seymour Grind. Karen Chow’s race day photos from the forest around Hyannis aid station are in this photo album....

Hyannis M*A*S*H* aid station photos

“Racers can be excused for thinking that the M*A*S*H tent at the Hyannis Road aid station is just an apparition: After all, who would have expected that this long-time crew would combine nourishment, humour, and some pseudo-medical care in their own field hospital? Whether you need a shot of electrolytes,...

Eagle Bluffs race day photos by John de Swardt

“There you were climbing to Eagle Bluffs beaming with pride despite the bloody knees, bandaged and taped limbs and sporting some awful wasp stings! The intensity of the front runners and the friendly supporting camaraderie of all the runners was a privilege to see. Looking through the camera lens you...

Eagle Bluffs race day photos from Blair Shier

“As a rookie photographer with the Knee Knacker I was asked to shoot Eagle Bluff, seniority clearly has its privileges! The jubilation on runners faces as they reached the peak was really something to see. It was amazing to witness the spirit and determination of the runners as they cruised...