Ragnar ADK 2017

Our team names this fall are named after rescued animals at Tamerlaine Animal Sanctuary, our beneficiary for the race. Read more about them here!

Team Bubblegum
Team Ferdinand
Team Leo
Team Teddy
Aaron Bell
Vegan Since: 2010

Life is like a boat,

Alan DuMond
Vegan Since: 2003

The power of imagination makes us infinite.

Alex Bumazhny
Vegan Since: 2016

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion.

Alex Shopov
Vegan Since: 2012

Compassion is not terrorism.

Andrew Boynton
Vegan Since: 2015

When everyone finally wakes up from their brainwashed slumber I’m hoping for one hell of a party!

Ashley Schmidt
Vegan Since: 2014

Compassion is the radicalism of our time.

Brett Klukan
Vegan Since: 2014

Nothing is enough for the person to whom enough is too little.

Brian Hahn
Vegan Since: 2010

Luminous beings are we…not this crude matter!

Brian Smith
Vegan Since: 1995

Lighting the path to a glorious new Dawn.

Britt LoSacco
Vegan Since: 2011

To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived, this is to have succeeded.

Chris Campbell
Vegan Since: 1997

Transistors for the love and resistors for the hate.

Dana Portnoy
Vegan Since: 2006

In the great scheme of things what matters is not how long you live, but why you live, what you stand for and what you are willing to die for.

Danielle Legg
Vegan Since: 2009

Take ‘I can’t’ out of your vocabulary because then, and only then, will you see that the only thing you can’t do is fail.

David Houston
Vegan Since: 2015

Keep it compassionate.

Erin Jaskiewicz
Vegan Since: 2013

If you are not on the edge, you are taking up too much room.

Evan O’Brien
Vegan Since: 2010

You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.

Holly Palmeri
Vegan Since: 2008

It takes nothing away from a human to be kind to an animal.

Jaclyn Shokey
Vegan Since: 2010

Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live.

Jay Phillips
Vegan Since: 1993

KISS is the greatest rock and roll band ever.

Jeannine C. B.
Vegan Since: 2008

I change myself, I change the world.

Jeremy Dunbar
Vegan Since: 1995

For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.

Jess Ryle
Vegan Since: 2009

In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.

Joan Albert
Vegan Since: 2007

If we could live happy and healthy lives without harming others, why wouldn’t we?

Joe Timmins
Vegan Since: 2012

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Joel Capolongo
Vegan Since: 1993

Who dares wins.

John Fisher
Vegan Since: 2014

People are good; they mean well. I love them. The world is full of beauty.

Jonny Hero
Vegan Since: 1993

Peshmerga: those who face death.

Lauren Pease
Vegan Since: 2007

If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got.

Marie Gryszowka
Vegan Since: 2013

And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul.

Megan Stickel
Vegan Since: 2004

It takes strength to be gentle and kind.

Melissa Centoni
Vegan Since: 2010

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Michael Harren
Vegan Since: 2008

We’re all water from different rivers, one day we’ll evaporate together.

Nicholas Broat
Vegan Since: 2011

We can live as we were meant to live – simply, joyously, of and on the earth. We can live with all our effort and with pure happiness.

Peter Guarino
Vegan Since: 2012

It’s all in the reflexes.

Peter Nussbaum
Vegan Since: 2008

To end the enslavement and torture, the antidote is veganism.

Rachel Atcheson
Vegan Since: 2010

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.

Samuel Hartman
Vegan Since: 2006

If you don’t live for something, you’ll die for nothing.

Sarah Eisenmenger
Vegan Since: 2011

A day will come when you cannot, today is not that day.

Scott Barras
Vegan Since: 2010

Life is like photography. You need the negatives to develop.

Shana Starman
Vegan Since: 2012

It’s never too late to be what you might have been.

Shawna Laemlein
Vegan Since: 2015

Bullfrogs never Sleep.

Sheera Witt
Vegan Since: 2010

Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better

Ted Thompson
Vegan Since: 2008

Trust your training.

Tracy Webster
Vegan Since: 2010

I don’t eat doughnuts with boys who exploit women.

Trish Novelli
Vegan Since: 2011

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Aaron Zellhoefer
Vegan Since: 1998

Did that just really happen in the back of the van?

To see all our runners from previous races, go here!