Seneca 7: 2019 Recap

photo courtesy of Brite Side Photography

What an amazing race! The fact that the weather was grumpy and ugly couldn’t dampen the camaraderie and love that was palpable all weekend long. Once again, SHVP showed up ready to compete and represent veganism in a way that was not only compassionate but that was fiercely exuberant. We towed the line with 3 teams of 7 runners: Team Seitan: Nate DeMontigny, Evan O’Brien, Kara Pellowe, Rachel Atcheson, Sean Bethell (Captain), Peter Nussbaum, Kathryn J. Wicht Team Tofu: Susie Pietsch, Marie Gryszowka (Captain), Christopher Campbell, Lauren Victoria, Mikey Dee, Ashley Sherman, Brian G Smith Team TVP: Andrew Boynton, Shawna Rae, Joel Capolongo, Melissa […]

Continue Reading

Ragnar ADK 2017 – WE DID IT!

Five years. That’s a long time, but it feels like yesterday that we took a measly twelve runners from Saratoga Springs to Lake Placid, NY. This year, our fifth consecutive year of competing in Reebok Ragnar Relay Adirondacks, we took four teams of twelve runners (plus van drivers!) across the state. Some were veterans, some brand new to our zany antics and animal advocacy. WE HAD A BLAST, and this year was super special because all four teams raced so near each other. We got to see other teams and vans throughout the race, sharing laughs, photos, Snaps, and all […]

Continue Reading

Ragnar PA 2017 Race Reports and more!

It’s been a couple months, but we’re nonetheless thrilled to report we took a whopping five teams to the Poconos for another incredible Reebok Ragnar Relay series! Below are our placings, pictures, and race reports from various team members: (out of 269 scored teams) A Team: 6th* D Team: 133rd B Team: 147th E Team: 150th C Team: 171st *A Team came in 2nd overall in their division, Open Men Nate the Vegan Cable Guy’s report: “…that’s a big part of the reason we are at these things, to represent the animals and be a voice for them.” A great video […]

Continue Reading

February 2017 Team Highlights

Our strong-hearted vegan crew braved the snow and wind last month to take down some serious miles and earn some PRs. There also may have been some shorts-clad frolicking, because 60-degree days in February are now a thing. Thanks, climate change.

Continue Reading

Our Next Ragnar Run & Beneficiary!

We’re very excited to announce our next Ragnar Relay: Ragnar Pennsylvania in the Poconos on June 2, 2017! We’re even more excited that for the first time ever, we have a massive FIVE teams entering the race; that’s 60 powerhouse vegans on the road! Each team will cover about 200 miles on foot, spread out over about 24 hours and 12 runners,. It’s an epic feat, and we do it for the animals. In fact, we’ve already started raising money for this race’s beneficiary: Tamerlaine Farm Animal Sanctuary. Tamerlaine Farm Sanctuary is a haven for abused, neglected and abandoned farmed animals […]

Continue Reading