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From track sprinting to ultramarathons and extreme running, vegans have excelled in a variety of races. Some of the world’s best runners of all time are vegan, and some of the most impressive achievements have been made by vegan runners.
Sandeep Kumar runner vegetarian from birth
Sandeep Kumar is a leading ultra trail and mountain runner in India. He tackles some of the toughest course, recording remarkable times and taking numerous victories.
Izzi Batt-Doyle runner
Izzi is an accomplished distance runner who has won honours in Australia and represented her nation internationally.
Samantha Taylor cyclist fighter runner
Samantha is a British athlete accomplished in Taekwondo and triathlon, representing her nation in both sports.
Mike Fremont runner
Some athletes cause pause for thought and some are amazing examples of what can be done. Mike Fremont is one who has pushed the boundaries of what is believed possible. He retains world records and a level of astounding fitness level.
Harvey Lewis runner
Few people have made an impact on their sport as emphatically as Harvey Lewis. The American has twice won the Badwater Ultramarathon, considered the toughest footrace in the world. The 135 mile race takes in extreme temperatures and massive height gain and losses. Harvey won in both 2014 and 2021.
Antonio Di Manno runner
Antonio di Manno has become a recognised force in ultradistance running with some notable success in his native Italy.
Damian Hall runner
He took up running later in life, running his first half marathon aged 35. Attributing it to a midlife crisis, Damian spent the next years reaching astonishing heights in the sport.
Naomi Mitchell runner
Naomi is a runner who has rapidly improved to become a nationally recognised force over 5k up to marathon distance.
Ana Stefulj runner
Ana Stefulj is a vegan runner who has made a big impact on distance running at national level and internationally.
Juanjo Larrotcha runner
Juanjo Larrotcha is an ultra distance runner who continues to excel in the most demanding of races well into middle age.