Author: Enzo Federico

Shane Collins, Knee Knacker co-founder (1950-2017)

I met Shane Collins in early 1989, via a mutual ultrarunning friend. Over the next few months, we collaborated on a project that was one of the most significant of my life – the inaugural Knee Knackering North Shore Trail Run on June 24, 1989. Shane passed away earlier this...

Registration for KKNSTR 2018 opens Dec. 31, 2017

For those of you wondering when we’ll gear up for 2018, you’re in luck! It’s starting already… over the coming weeks, you’ll see updates to our site and registration for 2018 will open Dec. 31 just in time for your New Year’s Resolutions. Registration will close January 31, 2018 and...

Greg Dines (1957-2017)

The Knee Knacker extended family is saddened by the loss of Greg Dines, who suddenly passed away last week on August 1. Greg was an early Knee Knacker pioneer, running his one and only KK race in 1990, the first year the race was open to the public. He finished...

Lost and Found for 2017!

Did you forget to pick up your drop bag from the finish line last weekend? Or maybe you left something else behind at one of our many aid stations? In either case, you have 1 more week (until Friday, July 21) to claim your belongings. Email Kelsy (rd at kneeknacker dot com) to...

2017 Race Results

Congrats to all starters/finishers in the 2017 Knee Knackering North Shore Trail Run. Results are now available in 2 formats: Overall with splits (web format) Overall with splits (text format) A few additional statistics/observations/comments: 213 starters 193 finishers Finishing percentage is an excellent 90.6%, which is slightly lower than the...

We love our sponsors!

An ultra-big thank you to all our sponsors, who without their continued support, this race would not be possible. These folks step up to the plate year after year without hesitation to support this truly iconic North Shore trail race. Please join me in thanking (and supporting) our Store Sponsor...