Aaron Knight
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Bio
Birth-Date: October 20, 1972
Birthplace:  Brisbane, QLD
Residences: Mt Beauty
Height: 178cm
Occupation: Guide & Coach at Alpine Trail Running
Favourite Trails: Local Mt Beauty Trails, Mt Bogong & Feathertop Tracks
La Sportiva Shoe Favourite: La Sportiva Mutant

Aaron moved from Queensland to Mount Beauty in the Victorian Alps for the mountains. Running, snowboarding, cycling and hiking are a huge part of his life. He spent 5 summers working on the local Parks Victoria Firecrew with legendary mountain runner Andy Kromar. A combination of Andy’s influence and his love of ascending meant he was soon entering more mountain running races as well as still racing on the bike. He is now totally focused on mountain running. Aaron loves the new style Skyrunning races with beautiful trails & lots of steep climbing!

Recent Results

2016

  • 1st – Hume & Hovell 22km
  • 100th World Skyrunning Championships Marathon (Spain)
  • 38th World Skyrunning Championships VK (Spain)
  • 13th Val d’Isere VK (France)
  • 10th Chamonix-Mont Blanc VK (France)
  • 4th Ultra Trail Australia PACE 22
  • 1st Ultra Trail Australia UTA 951
  • 1st Buffalo Stampede Skysprint 10km

2015

  • 1st La Sportiva Razorback Run 22km
  • 1st La Sportiva Mount Buller Skyrun 22km
  • 7th Buffalo Stampede 32ker
  • KOM Winner Buffalo Stampede(Mt Porepunkah)
  • 1st Hounslow Classic Skyrun 22km

2014

  • 3rd Bendigo Bank International Mountain Challenge (Pomona)
  • 1st Bright Trail Race
  • 1st Mount Bogong Conquestathon
  • 2nd La Sportiva Mount Buller Vertical K Race

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