Tagged: 1st Quarter

Black Mt. Biergartan race day photos from Nathan Starzynski

“As runners neared the top of Black Mountain, the sound of the vuvuzela grew louder. Music played in the trees, and a festive celebration was taking place at the summit. Spurred on by cheers and encouragement, smiles were aplenty as runners caught sight of the Black Mt. Biergarten banner. The...

Black Mountain Biergarten race day photos from John Reynolds

“I just loved trying to capture the joy and enthusiasm of the runners.  Having done some ultras myself, I know what a personal journey it is.  But it’s also clearly a very social one too, and seeing the runners and aid station volunteers in action reminded me why trail running...

Start line video by Salvador Miranda

“Here we go… the real thing after months of training.  All nervousness, excitement, adrenaline and fear…. A good mix of sentiments.  Every time I was part of that start I felt butterflies in my tummy.  For the first timers, add uncertainty… uncertainty of how tough it will be and concern...

Start Line race day photos

Start line: a time to reconnect with friends, fellow runners and meet new friends.  From the first timers to the veterans, each have different goals but the common theme – get to the finish line in under 10 hours! Karen Chow’s race day photos from the Start line is in this photo...

Press Release – Knee Knacker 2017

(North Vancouver, British Columbia) – The Knee Knackering North Shore Trail Run, commonly know as the ‘Knee Knacker’, has arrived once again and will be held this coming Saturday, July 8th. As one of Canada’s largest and oldest ultra-marathon races, the Knee Knacker takes participants from Horseshoe Bay to Deep...