Hats off to John Storkamp who was selected as the 2018 winner of the Spirit of the Arrowhead Award. John has started the Arrowhead 13 times and won the foot division 4 times. John is a great ambassador for outdoor sports and a tough competitor who shares his vast knowledge willingly. A charitable donation will be made in John’s name to Animal Ark MN. www.animalarkmn.org.
John Taylor earned the Shackleton Endurance award. John raced on foot unsupported and spent 59 hours, 21 minutes on the trail. A charitable donation will be made in John’s name to Borderland Humane Society. www.borderlandhumanesociety.org
We will also make an additional donation to Together for Good on behalf of the Arrowhead volunteers who make the Arrowhead Ultra 135 one of the friendliest races you can find.