Vegans hitting the Mont Blanc ultras
Vegan runners were among the competitors taking on probably the most famous ultramarathon – Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc.
Spain’s Juanjo Larrotcha ran the TDS race. The 145 km course had a 9100 metre height gain. For comparison, Everest is a little under 8500 metres. The 53 year old finished in 23 hours 53 minutes. Among the leaders, Juanjo won his age category by 2 hours thirty minutes.
USA’s Yassine Diboun was competing in the BSM race. The race was curtailed following the tragic death of a competitor in a fall. Yassine was placed 6th overall of 856 runners.
Vegan power gives Katya the overall win
Powerlifter Katya Gorbacheva continued to push the boundaries as she took the overall win at the Lioness Arise women's meet.
Vegan Hurricane takes the win against tough Vega
Jaime Clampitt-Hayes has just dispatched another opponent in a challenging fight. 'The Hurricane' faced up against Ecuador's Josefina Vega who was eight years younger.
Vegan biker takes 5th mountain crown
Multiple national champion Frans Claes has achieved almost everything in sport – although the M3 Montafon Mountainbike Marathon win eluded him.