Laz is complaining that Vol State angels are too generous

July 16th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Lake expresses alarm at racers behaving like “parasitic relatives” with too-generous locals


Canadian sets new women’s course record at Vol State

July 16th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Bev Anderson-Abbs is a former member of the Canadian 100K team, and was the last woman to complete a Fun Run at the Barkley Marathons


Vol State leader is racing 500K in Teva sandals

July 14th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Defending champion and crewed course record-holder Greg Armstrong is running unaided this year, in sandals


Laz’s Vol State race is underway in Tennessee

July 11th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

We’ve identified five Canadians at this year’s race, including Bev Anderson-Abbs, a Barkley Fun Runner from 2013


Blind Canadian runner finishes 500K Vol State ultra strong, unguided

July 22nd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Tennessee ultramarathon may be the most challenging yet for Kitchener, Ont.’s Rhonda-Marie Parke


Last Annual Vol State gets underway, without Laz

July 12th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Ten-day ultramarathon in the Tennessee heat an irresistible draw for some


Legally blind Ontario woman to run Tennessee ultra–unguided

June 27th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Kitchener, Ont.’s Rhonda-Marie Parke uses ultrarunning as a way to raise awareness of differently-abled athletes