Category: Community

In Memory of Brian Hughes

We are mourning the loss of a good friend, colleague, and running partner. Brian Hughes was killed last Friday, June 1st while riding his bicycle to work in North Vancouver. He was only 54. Brian caught the running bug while training for his first marathon to celebrate his 40th birthday and...

June 3, 2018 – Training run photos from Mosquito Creek and Mountain Highway

Salvador’s camera battery was fully operational, the rain held off and the first Knee Knacker car shuttle from Cove Cliff Elementary school went off without a hitch.  Yeah!  Less than 6 weeks to go. Salvador Miranda’s training run photos from Mosquito Creek area can be found in this photo album. Karen Chow’s training run photos from Mountain Highway can be...

June 2, 2018 – Trail Maintenance Photos

This year trail maintenance crew was at Kilmer Creek basin.  The crew created channels, armoured up creek banks, to help prevent creek overflow on the bridge during heavy rain events, drainage and the creation of a raised trail-bed and armoured up creek banks.   As the crew worked, it seems like the who’s who of local trail...

May 27, 2018 – Training run photos from Hollyburn and Cleveland Dam

Thank you for the runners who “spelled” the race. Salvador’s camera battery was inoperative upon arrival at Hollyburn.  Oops. Luckily, he was able to whip out his smart phone to save his photo shoot. Salvador Miranda’s snow running photos from Hollyburn Lodge area can be found in this photo album. Karen Chow’s training run photos from Cleveland Dam...

May 23, 2018 – Training run photos by Salvador Miranda

Salvador Miranda’s training run photos from Brothers Creek FSR near Ballantree trail can be found in this photo album. Note:  The proceeds of all photo purchases are donated to North Shore Search and Rescue.   Each photo is a digital download (without the KKNSTR watermark) for $2 CAD.

Photos from 2018 Runners Night

The Panel:  Jeff Trigg, Katie Clegg, Curb Ivanic, Nathan Vanderkuip, and Glenn Pacé answered the questions: – Which section of the Knee Knacker is your favorite and which do you dread? – How do you training for the Knee Knacker? – What do you eat on during the race? – What do you carry on...