Category: Slow Running

Albert Ernest Clifford "Cliff" Young, OAM was an Australian potato farmer and athlete from Beech Forest, Victoria, best known for his unexpected win of the inaugural Sydney to Melbourne Ultramarathon in 1983 at 61 years of age.

I’ve been doing the Cliff Young Ultra Shuffle

I just discovered Cliffy Young via Amazon Video today. At 61, he ran 500 miles from Sydney to Melbourne, Australia. He was a quirky potato farmer that shuffled everywhere he went–even to visit the beach, routines a 35 kilometer run each way. While I only watched the movie about Albert Ernest Clifford “Cliff” Young as acted […]

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