High noon at Badwater basin, and here I am wearing a light fleece coat and cursing it because, well, it's not my high-end, breathable Gore-Tex rain jacket, hanging uselessly back home in the hallway closet. Yes, it's raining in Death Valley. This ... Miami Herald, 1 week ago
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YOUVE got no toenails. It's the middle of the night. Youre surviving on McDonald's and No Doz and youve got to just. Keep. Going. Welcome to the world of ultra running — an extreme sport that regards regular marathons as a jog around the block, ...My Zoo, 1 month ago ULTRA MARATHON: Inside the world's most extreme event NEWS.com.au, 1 month ago
Image: Ultra marathoner Arun Bhardwaj. Photograph: Facebook 'After 8 to 10 hours of running, when my body starts paining, I keep thinking about the pain and sacrifice of my mother and it makes my will stronger.' Arun Bhardwaj, India's first ultramarathoner, tells Laxmi Negi/Rediff.com what drives his passion for conquering distances. Come January and Mumbai turns into a runners' paradise. The humidity evaporates and there's a nip in temperatures. New Year's resolution of staying fit lasts a ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
MUMBAI: If pushing the limits is a phrase defining sportspersons, Arun Bhardwaj is a prime example of it. Hailing from Baoli, a small village near Baghpat in western Uttar Pradesh, Bhardwaj never imagined he would be running as he was a weak child ...Times of India, 1 month ago
Veteran ultra-marathoners Lim Nghee Huat, MediaCorp's Chinese current affairs editor, and Hwa Chong Institution teacher Yong Yuen Cheng (picture, centre) will attempt to run 2,500km over 50 consecutive days as part of Go 50: A Nation in Motion, one ...Today Online, 1 week ago
SINGAPORE — He dedicates three of seven days each week to long-distance running, spending two hours covering up to 15km on weekdays and six hours doing up to 80km on weekends at Upper Peirce Reservoir. And he does it all out of passion for the ...Today Online, 1 month ago
A scavenger seagull eats chips in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England. VANCOUVER - There are half as many seagulls in southern British Columbia as there were in the mid-1980s because they can't get the food they prefer, a University of ...Huffington Post Canada, 5 days ago
For years, the mantra was drummed into endurance-sports competitors: hydrate, hydrate, hydrate. Swig water at most marathon or triathlon fluid stations and drain your bottles during a cycling race—whether youre thirsty or not. Mounting research ...FOXNews.com, 1 week ago
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, CA JULY 16: Mount Whitney is seen in the distance (R) as David Ploskonka of Baltimore, Maryland approaches the town of Lone Pine after completing more than 100 miles of the AdventurCORPS Badwater 135 ultra-marathon race ...Huffington Post, 3 weeks ago
A Manitoba wildlife centre has an unusual bird on his hands a talking crow named Jet. The crow came to Wildlife Haven Rehabilitation Centre in Ile Des Chenes, Man., as an injured fledgling about four years ago. Staff determined he couldn't be ...Huffington Post Canada, 1 month ago
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