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Cam Awesome is US National Champion!

Tue, 01/28/2014 - 20:53

Amateur boxer Cam Awesome has been National Superheavyweight Champion numerous times.  As January ended he defended his title.  Read how he got on here.

 

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Alex Caceres' snatches victory

Sun, 01/26/2014 - 19:40

MMA Bantamweight Alex Caceres took on the unbeaten and title-tipped Sergio Pettis on a UFC card.  In an extremely tough fight Alex had to take every opportunity to pressurise his opponent.

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Duhamel makes the Olympic team

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 20:50

A lifelong dream was confirmed this week as Canadian pairs skater Meagan Duhamel was awarded a place in the winter Olympics as part of the Canadian team.  Meagan and her partner Eric Radford have been among the most successful pairs teams internationally over the last few years.

 

 

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Meagan Duhamel skates for National glory

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 20:31

After successfully defending her national title last year, vegan figure skater Meagan Duhamel and her partner Eric Radford aimed to make it three in a row.  While many expected a top-class performance from them, less expected two new national records. 

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Bill McCarthy's success at the American Open

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 21:51

Bill McCarthy competed with the best in America and the world in the American Open powerlifting meet in December.

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Alex Caceres

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 21:26

Alex is a flambouyant bantamweight Mixed Martial Artist known for his creative style.  He feels he has benefitted enormously from a vegan diet.

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Patrik is Vegan Athlete of the Year 2013

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 20:13

Our congratulations to Strongman Patrik Baboumian who has been voted Vegan Athlete of the Year 2013.

Patrik beat an extremely strong group of finalists who between them had won national and international titles and world records in 2013.  Patrik himself set a world record for yoke walk at the Toronto Veg Fest.

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Jake Shields' profile

Mon, 12/23/2013 - 11:47

In light of new informatin bout what Jake Shields actually eats, we've decided to review his incusion on this site

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Masters athlete Ellen achieves national success

Thu, 12/12/2013 - 21:45

With County and State success, Seniors track athlete Ellen Jaffe Jones has achieved national rankings in four track distances.

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Amanda Riester wins in illinois

Wed, 12/11/2013 - 15:56

Amanda Riester has won first place in her category at the OCB Midwest States Bodybuilding and Figure contest.

 

The former women’s amateur boxing champion competed in Illinois in the Open category, which is for experienced competitors (not novices). She was immediately interviewed by Midwest Muscle TV, which asked her about her vegan diet.

 

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Sarah Stewart's team win Gold in Thailand

Mon, 12/09/2013 - 17:10



Qualification for next year's Wheelchair Basketball World CUp depended on the regional international tournament in Thailand.  Read about how Sarah and her team got on here.

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Meagan competes at International Grand Prix Final

Sun, 12/08/2013 - 20:24

A year of medals has qualified Meagan Duhamel for the figure skating Grand Prix in Japan.  There she competed against the best from all over the world in one of the highlights of the sport's calendar.

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365 marathons in a year for vegan couple!

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 22:28

On January 1st two runners started running a marathon a day.  Eleven months on they're close to completing a year of tis schedule as they finish a circuit of Australia.

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Catra Corbett completes her hundredth 100 miler

Sun, 11/24/2013 - 21:49

Catra Corbett has reached an incredible milestone with the completion of her one hundredth 100 mile event.

 

The 48 year old Californian, vegan since she started running 17 years ago, is known for her boundless enthusiasm, flamboyant and colourful clothing and tenacity at long distance events.

 

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Fiona Oakes' Antarctic marathon world record

Wed, 11/20/2013 - 19:27

Temperatures of -20 Celsius at the South Pole made the last leg of Fiona Oakes' marathon challenge predictably extreme.  The UK runner won and set a course record as she completed the extreme Marathon Grand Slam.

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Fiona completes the hardest run of her life

Sat, 11/16/2013 - 21:06

At sickness-inducing altitude and along rocky terrain, Chile's VOlcano Marathon is one of the most challenging events available to any runner.  Fiona Oakes overcame altitude sickness and an injury to record a creditable time just days before taking on the Antactic Marathon.

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Vegan Athlete of the Year 2013

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 19:51
Great Vegan Athlete 2013

It’s that time of year again …
 
Who was the greatest vegan athlete in 2013? We want you to decide.
 
At the end of 2012 five athletes were nominated (Patrik Baboumian, Meagan Duhamel, Andy Lally, Fiona Oakes and Sarah Stewart) with Patrik taking home the 2012 title.
 

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Pat's world deadlift record

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 16:20

Veteran powerlifter Pat Reeves continues her remarkable career with an improvement on her own category world deadlift record.

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Cam Awesome boxes the world's best

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 22:35

The US super heavyweight faced the best in his sport including a match against the world no1.

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Meagan Duhamel at Skate Canada 2013

Sat, 11/02/2013 - 21:17

Meagan Duhamel and her skater partner Eric Radford returned to the international Skate Canada competition hoping to match last year’s amazing silver medal.
 
The pair are known for technically tight performances rather than high artistic scores.  After the first routine they were leading, having completed a triple twist and three elements at the difficult level four.  They scored 69.57, some five points higher than last year.
 

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