Tagged: Panorama Park

Watch and experience the 2014 Knee Knacker race

With race day just over two weeks away, we figured this is the perfect time to share some inspiration. A huge thank you to Jeff Pelletier for putting together another fantastic Knee Knacker video and to Dave Melanson for capturing footage from our 2014 event. Enjoy!

The delicate art of (Deep Cove) parking

For training runs that start or end at Panorama Park in Deep Cove, please be aware of local parking restrictions. We encourage all runners to carpool to all training runs to minimize traffic and parking congestion. (Alternately, you can paddle board into the park if you’re really keen.) Parking out near Deep Cove...

A “Party in the Park”!

I am thrilled to let you know about some changes to this year’s event. While the banquet has been a staple of our day for many years, your feedback over the last while is that it’s ‘good’ but not our hoped for ‘OUTSTANDING!’. So we’ve listened and this year, we...

Race day photos from Mike Jones

Mike Jones juggled two cameras at Panorama Park in order to capture the finishers and the scene around the finish line. It was a very busy place with runners, family, friends, medals, massages, dips into Deep Cove, aid station treats, sponsors, Dave Norona, hugs and high fives. To see it all, go to Mike’s photos here.  ...

Race day photos from Ron Nicholl

Ron Nicholl (18 time Knee Knacker finisher) ran the first half of the course and unfortunately he had to stop at Cleveland Dam.   🙁 Ron continued his race day experience photographing his fellow KneeKnackerers as they ran the final 400metres to the Finish line.  Ron’s race day photos from: Baden Powell by Panorama Park...

Race finisher photos from Mike Jones

‘Dead battery’ was a recurring theme at this year’s race – microphone, camera and timing clock. Luckily the timing mat had power but with no functioning timing clock, the first six finishers photos didn’t show a finishing time in the image. But through the magic of Photoshop, Wolf Eilers–thank you, Wolf!–added the finishing times to these photos....