Sports and Athletes

British Vegan Athlete Continues to Improve at 42

Training for excellence in sports is challenging, but Lisa Gawthorne takes on bigger challenges by competing in different events – at the international level. She’s represented...

Vegan Takes Win and Best Female Lifter at State Championships

A vegan fitness trainer from North Carolina has won the State Powerlifting Championships.  She was also awarded the Best Female Lifter title. Katya Gorbacheva competed...

Vegan Runner Takes a 48-Hour Win in Florida

Vegan athlete Budjargal Byambaa ran 275 km in two days to take another win, leading second place by over 22 miles. Mongolian-born Budjargal prefers...

Some Footballers Are Eating Fewer Animal Products and Are Helping to...

Several professional footballers, such as Lionel Messi or Hector Bellerin, are increasingly cutting down the amount of meat and animal products in their diet...

Vegan Runner Named National Female Athlete of the Year by Puerto...

The vegan Puerto Rican athlete Anabelle Broadbent has been named the National Female Athlete of 2023 by the Puerto Rico Masters Athletics Association. She...

Vegan Fighter Wins Gold Medal at Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Championship

Vegan athlete Jaqueline Geihe has won the gold medal at the European Jiu-Jitsu Championships organised by the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) on 30th...

Vegan Runner Fiona Oakes Is Running 500 Miles for Animal Sanctuary

Fiona Oakes, the founder of Tower Hill Stables Animal Sanctuary (THS) in Essex, England, is running a total of 500 miles throughout December 2023...
Vegan Runners

UK Vegan Runners Complete a Million Kilometres in Parkruns 

Vegan Runners, a UK running club co-created in 2004 by the vegan athlete and animal sanctuary owner Fiona Oakes, has now logged its millionth...

Catalonian Swims for Hours in a Small Pool Protesting the Captivity...

On 22nd September 2023, the Catalan swimmer Alberto Lorente swam for six hours around a small pool in Catalonia to denounce that Spain is...

Sportswear Company New Balance Says it Will Stop Using the Skins...

New Balance, one of the world's major sports footwear and apparel manufacturers based in Boston, will phase out its use of kangaroo skins for...

Vegan Belgian Mountain Cyclist Wins One of Europe’s Toughest Mountain Bike...

Vegan Belgian mountain biker Frans Claes won the 2023 Ekopak Belgian Mountain Bike Challenge (BeMC), in La Roche-en-Ardenne, Belgium, one of Europe’s toughest four-day...

66 Year Old Trishul Cherns Wins 48 Hour Ultramarathon on a...

Trishul Cherns, a 66-year-old who won a 142.5 miles 48-hour ultramarathon in Massachusetts, is a plant-based athlete. As part of the eighth edition of...

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