British runner Lee Chamberlain is planning his second attempt at the 7 day treadmill record. In 2007, Lee ran 410 miles thinking that was the record only to learn it wasn’t. So in July inside a shopping centre located in Camberley, Surrey, Lee will try and surpass the current record which is 455 miles. Lee […]
Congrats to John DeWalt for receiving the 2008 Performance of the Year award from the VHTRC.
This past weekend a few members went down to Virginia to run the reverse ring which is a 71.1 mile run on the Massanutten Trail and put on by the Virgina Happy Trails Running Club. Jim Harris, after completing a 25 mile TWOT loop the night before, ran the reverse ring. Bill Losey also completed […]
Tonight was the premiere of the movie “Running the Sahara” at Tower City Cinemas in Cleveland. Charlie Engle organized this expedition which enabled him and 2 others to cross the entire Sahara Desert (4,300 miles) in 111 days. They fought through injury and extreme fatigue to be the first people to reach this goal. Here […]
NEHST Studios is hosting a special premiere screening of the film Running the Sahara in Cleveland. Running the Sahara is a documentary narrated and produced by Oscar winner Matt Damon, directed by Oscar winner James Moll, and featuring music by Grammy winner Wyclef Jean. Running the Sahara follows three ultra-marathoners on their 111-day, 4,300-mile attempt […]
Patagonia announced their annual Winterfest Sale from February 10-February 19. Save 40-60% on select Patagonia products. Pick up great gear for the snowy months ahead or take care of next year’s holiday shopping while prices are right.
This past Saturday Bob Combs completed a 25 mile loop in Virginia in the annual TWOT 100. Good weather and good times were had by all. Results ~ Charlie Miracle’s Photos ~ Sophie Speidel’s Photos (her blog report)
Congrats to club member Bob Combs for making the 2009 Hardrock Hundred Mile Endurance Run entrant list. The fifteenth running of the Hardrock Hundred Mile Endurance Run is scheduled to start at 6:00 am, Friday July 10, 2009, in Silverton, Colorado. In 2009, the course will be run counter-clockwise – a big loop through the […]
Get your race applications in for the Summer Buckeye Trail 50K! There will not be any paper application forms this year so all registrations will be online. Merrell will once again be the official sponsor. There is a limit of 175 participants for this event. New additions for 2009 include XS shirts for better sizing […]
Buckle down boys and girls – that little rodent from Punxsutawney saw his shadow today signaling 6 more weeks of winter.