Tagged: start line

Who will toe the line? Lottery results on February 5, 2018

2017 Knee Knacker start line.   Will you be toeing the line on July 14, 2018? Check out the lottery results live at Knee Knacker Facebook page on February 5, 2018 at 7:30pm PST.  With his witty and lyrical banter, Tom Craik will entertain you as he announces the 270 names selected in the lottery. Samples of Tom’s entertaining FB posts from 2017:...

Race day photos of the 2017 Knee Knacker volunteers

This is the last set of 2017 Race Day photos. It’s a photo gallery of some of the 228 Knee Knacker volunteers as they: Provide a Bavarian feast with refreshments on top of Black Mt Biergarten; Cheered and smiled despite the blanket of bugs covering Cypress Provincial Park; Ran Cleveland Dam...

Runners lining up at the Start Line Video by Alice Mathieson

After months of training, the runners lining up at the start line.  Will the training miles be enough to get the finish line?  The energy, anticipation and nerves is palpable in the runner’s faces as shown in Alice Mathieson’s video found in this photo album. Note:  The proceeds of all photo purchase are donated to North Shore Search and Rescue.  ...

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...

June 25, 2017 – Training run videos and photos from the first half

Here are Karen Chow’s videos and photos from the first half of the Knee Knacker. Video at the Start:  The energy of the group at Nelson Canyon Park.   Thank you runners for the enthusiasm. ? Black Mountain videos:   Runners demonstrating snow running technique during the descent from Black Mountain.   Missed some runners because the “record off”...