Gary Robbins’s 2009 Western States Video

for the last year montrail canada’s gary robbins has been storming the ultrarunning scene. he’s a new comer to most, but not me. in my previous life as an adventure racer gary was a canadian staple at any major event. and just like myself, found a true passion and in gary’s case a true talent for ultrarunning. he’s always the most upbeat and stoked guy on the course, even when suffering like a dawg (as you’ll see in the video). here is the video i took of gary on the 2009 western states 100 course. gary went out hard and was in the top 10 the first half of the race and told me the lack of heat training caught up to him. he finished in 23:07:20 for 46th place. congrats on getting that sub-24hr belt buckle gary! he also told me the next day that he plans on coming back next year.

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