Contender: Ashley

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Hello! Welcome to the dark side. We have cookies. Ashley Sametz is one of only four people all-time who have DNFed Stage 7, and we can’t even pretend to know what that feels like. We’re really glad to have you back the next year! You’ve trained for Ultimate before. What did you learn that you… Read more »

Contender: Bill

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So looking forward to hitting the courses with you all again! Bill Dost had a rough finish in 2018, but he has the experience and motivation (and training and health) to make 2019 a killer! So glad to have you back for the week Bill. How is your training going? All good How will your… Read more »

Contender: Stephen

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Hi, I’m Steve – looking forward to meeting everybody, I’ve heard it’s a great event. For rookie Stephen Benn, the Dopey Challenge is just a warmup for ENDURrun 😉 How did you find out about ENDURrun? Heather and Andrew Heij What convinced you to take the plunge? A few too many beverages What exposure did… Read more »

Contender: Diane

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Hello, my name is Diane. I moved to the Waterloo region 15 years ago where I met wonderful people via the running community. We’re really excited that Diane Lacombe was able to make such good use of our Pacer policy last year, and one year later join the field! How did you find out about… Read more »

Contender: Tyler

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I can’t wait to see everyone in August at the start of this event. I’m looking forward to running (suffering) with all of you and enjoy the sense of accomplishment at the end of the marathon. Tyler Dalton has only been running in Run Waterloo for 14 months, but he’s already a regular. Welcome to… Read more »

Contender: Reza

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Hi, I’m Reza! Reza Saputra is a high mileage runner who has become a main character in Run Waterloo over the past few years. He got hooked on ENDURrun last year and we’re excited to see what he can do! How did you find out about ENDURrun? Run Waterloo What convinced you to take the… Read more »

Contender: Will

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So excited to see you all in Conestogo! What we’re losing in our livestream, we are gaining in having the fit and focused William Spaetzel back in the field for his third Ultimate! How is your training going? I’ve been doing a lot more team workouts to get the speed up and have added weight… Read more »

Contender: Robin

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Oh boy! Hello everyone! Hope to love you all! Robin Richard-Campeau is the 2019 field’s second fastest man by ENDURrun PB. Through the injuries we know he’s going to give it his best effort and we’re excited to have him back for 2019! How is your training going? Because of plantar fasciitis and broken bones… Read more »

Contender: Nick

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Hello, I’m Nick! Nick Burt burst onto the scene in 2017 as the 13th fastest man ever. After taking a 45 minute setback last year, he’s back for the trilogy in 2019! How is your training going? I was hoping to hit some higher mileage (mid/low 100k weeks), but I’ve been having an issue with… Read more »

Contender: Maureen

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Hi. I am Slow Moe. I am an ENDURrunner. I’m told that recovery starts with admission of the addiction. We are thrilled to have Maureen Pecknold back in the field for number nine! Maureen has improved in time each of the past two years. How is your training going? Won’t know for sure until I… Read more »