Think winning the Yukon Arctic Ultra
is impressive? How about breaking a speed record this year in North Carolina's Mountains to Sea Trail
, running 1,000 miles in 22 days? Well, before those two impressive victories, Ultrarunner Diane Van Deren
survived dramatic brain surgery after enduring 10 years of debilitating epilepsy. She has since lived a seizure-free live, and is called a "medical miracle."
Hear her all-new story Tuesday, October 9th
, when she comes to the Music Hall in Portsmouth as part of The North Face Speaker Series
General Admission: FREE
Reserved Seating: $8
Reserved Seating + VIP Reception: $20
The VIP Reception is at 6:00pm, and Van Deren's talk beings at 7:00pm. VIPs will get the opportunity to meet Diane and enjoy appetizers and drinks. All of the tickets sales will be donated to the Portsmouth TrackBoosters.
Though general admission tickets are free, space is limited, so
Fall Shoe Metamorphosis...
With the changing of the leaves comes the latest updates in some ol' running shoe favorites, starting with the well-known Asics GT-2000, which has undergone significant modifications, as well as the Nike Structure Triax. Both shoes update October 1st. Then, keep your ears open in November, when an abundance of shoe updates come our way, including the 860, Rider, Inspire, Adrenaline, Triumph, Guide and Kayano.