Helen’s success in UK and British Fell running championships
Helen Fines is the joint winner of the British Fell Championship series after a four race series against the best of British runners. She has also won the English championships.
Jake Shields’ Brazil fight night with Demian Maia
Jake Shields was included as a featured athlete, although we now recognise that he is not vegan. Please read more about this here.
Fiona in Russian marathon success
Fiona Oakes flew to Russia to complete her fourth marathon of the eight she needs for her world record attempt.
World record yoke walk at Veg Fest by Vegan Patrik
Image courtesy of Rich Roll on Flickr
Tennis victory for Vicki Cosio
Tennis amateur Vicki Cosio travelled to Seattle to enter the Washington State Open National Senior Tournament in August. She was an unseeded player in the women’s over 45s which meant she had a tough route to the final including matches against the 3rd and second seed, with the top seed waiting for her in the final.
Third in Adelaide for Oakes
The Adelaide Marathon was the next part of Fiona Oakes’ attempt to complete her world marathons record attempt
Extreme distance hike record for Josh
Image courtesy of Mercy for Animals
Vegan win in the IOM marathon
‘Queen of the Extreme’ runner Fiona Oakes followed her Saharan and North Pole adventures with a relatively mild marathon in the Isle of Man (UK). The pressure was off because it was just part of her attempt to complete a marathon on all continents plus the Arctic in a short period – the race time itself didn’t matter.
Joni tries Highland Games!
Strongman Joni Purmonen has been continuing to compete and has just taken on two tough tournaments.
Fiona Oakes needs support
Fiona Oakes has already taken on some of the toughest events known to the running world. She had run the Marathon des Sables in temperatures of 50 C and smashed the course record for the North Pole Marathon.