Big Patrik’s big comeback
Patrik Baboumian’s competitive history has been nothing short of outstanding as he has competed among the strongest men in the world in strongman competitions as well as taking a European powerlifting title and world strength records as a vegan. Recently he’s been writing instead of competing – until now.
Surfing with the adults is no problem for Tia
Teenage surf sensation Tia Blanco proved she can compete with the adults as she took part in the Pantin Classic Galicia Pro in Spain. Tia has been very successful as a junior but now competes against the adults after turning 18 earlier this year.
2000 mile record for Ultra runner Scott
Scott Jurek has capped an amazing career with one of the most impressive records of all time. The 41 year old vegan has completed the Appalachian Trail which crosses 14 US states, covers 2189 miles and includes height gain of 160,000 metres.
Cycle challenge successfully completed
Three vegans have completed a nine-day challenge to cycle the UK. The three – all accomplishment in sport – cycled the 970 miles from Lands End to John O’Groats, finishing successfully.
One step nearer Rio for Cam
Cam Awesome may have a dozen national titles but he also has one remaining goal occupying his thoughts – the 2016 Olympics. In order to follow the dream, Cam recently made an attempt to qualify for the Olympic trials.
2189 mile World record attempt for Scott
With so many course records and high profile ultramarathon wins, Scott Jurek might have been considered to have achieved everything. At the time of writing he’s making a speed record attempt on the Appalachian Trail.
Survivor Dave Smith cycles for Great Britain again
Dave Smith was not expected to survive into 2015. We recently reported on his recovery from an enormous operation on his spine and recovery fuelled by a high nutrient vegan diet.
Tim beats all in UK Ninja challenge
Freerunner Timothy Shieff was was watched by millions on UK TV in the final of Ninja Warrior UK.
Dave’s triple mountain ascent reveals an amazing recovery
Earlier this year we added paralympian David Smith to our site. Following health and disability issues David was faced with further problems in late 2014 and faced surgery for a terrible cancerous spinal tumour in the late part of the year.
PlantBuilt take veganism to bodybuilding
Vegan advocacy group PlantBuilt have grown impressively over the last few years and is now looking for your help as they look to take their message forward this year.