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End of Year triumphs for long-distance Vlad

Fri, 12/18/2015 - 12:27

More wins!  High profile 100k victory adds to Vlad's amazing year.

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Ariel Rosenfeld, vegan ultradistance runner

Mon, 10/26/2015 - 22:26

Ariel Rosenfeld has been recognised for several years as a leading ultramarathon runner in Israel.  He has also gained respect internationally and taken on extremely tough events outside his home country.

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Another World Record for lifting legend Pat

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 19:46

Veteran powerlifter Pat Reeves broker her own World Record this year despite being at the top of her age category. 

 

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World cup volleyball Gold!

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 21:42

Dustin Watten has had great experiences with the national squad, culminating in a successful World Cup in Japan.

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Big Patrik's big comeback

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 08:42

“Whoever still thinks that with a cruelty-free diet you aren't able to perform as well as any other athlete, in any sports, can now at last start to open his/her eyes and face reality.”

Patrik broke another world record as he competed for the first time in over a year.

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Auryn MacMillan

Thu, 09/10/2015 - 18:45

Despite starting to play at a relatively late age, Auryn has played in the Australian National league before playing in Germany and the UK.

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Surfing with the adults is no problem for Tia

Sun, 09/06/2015 - 09:17

 

Tia Blanco is one of the youngest athletest we feature and recently moved up from junior class as she passed age 18.  She just competed in a world class event in Spain.

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Denis Mikhaylove, vegan ultradistance runner

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 21:27

Without a background in competition, Denis rapidly became a successful ultradistance runner, which culminated in taking a recognised Guinness world record in treadmill running.

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2000 mile record for Ultra runner Scott

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 18:33

2189 miles with 160,000 metres of height gain presented vegan Scott with one of the greatest challenges of his amazing career.  He managed to complete it in a record time despite harsh conditions and setbacks.

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Cycle challenge successfully completed

Wed, 07/08/2015 - 22:04

970 miles in 9 days was a tough cycling challenge for three established athletes.  Read how they got on here.

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One step nearer Rio for Cam

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 22:30

Superheavyweight boxing champ Cam Awesome is aiming for the Olympics  - and fighting at two different weights!  See how he got on.

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2189 mile World record attempt for Scott

Sat, 06/13/2015 - 14:09

Vegan ultramarathon legend Scott Jurek is attempting a world record attempt on one of the world's longest footpaths.  So far he's been averaging 50 miles per day.

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Survivor Dave Smith cycles for Great Britain again

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 14:27

Eight months into recovery following massive spinal surgery, paralympian David Smith MBE has represented his country in a tough ride in the heat of Italy.

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Tim beats all in UK Ninja challenge

Sun, 05/31/2015 - 11:01

  Japan's Ninja Warrior has been considered the toughest of tests for Freerunners,  so when it came to the UK Tim applied.  Of 250 contestants at televised stages, Tim came closest to completing all of it, missing out on the final section by the naroowest of margins.

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Dave's triple mountain ascent reveals an amazing recovery

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 18:00

Months after surgery he was not expected to recover from, paralympian cyclist David Smith has taken on a personal challenge that most athletes would find chalenging.  He completed the triple ascent of Mont-Ventoux as a test of his own recovery to complete one of the most impressive feats we've reported.

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PlantBuilt take veganism to bodybuilding

Sat, 05/02/2015 - 21:38

Plantbuilt have a simple approach to vegan outreach - turn up to bodybuilding competitions and win some trophies!  As they plan to do the same again, they need your help.

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Tournament win for Tia!

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 19:42

March saw GVAs youngest athlete Tia Blanco compete the Ron Jon Jr event.  The Florida tournament was sanctioned by the Association of Surfing Professionals and offered points towards qualification for the Junior Pro World Championships.   The junior competition was open to surfers who had not reached their 21st birthday. 

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World Champions!

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 16:32

Meagan Duhamel has had an amazing season with three Golds and a National points record.  Together with her skating partner Eric Radford they have now added to this by becoming World Champions!

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Vlad wins again in 100km trail race

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 20:54

Hong Kong's largest island provided the venue for a tough 100k race with plenty of hight gain - and the venue for another win for Vlad Ixel.

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