The 54th annual Equinox Marathon is this Saturday in Fairbanks. A new book “The Equinox: Alaska’s Trailblazing Marathon” explores the story of the interior Alaska running classic, and its surprising significance in marathon history. KUAC’s Dan Bross spoke with the the book’s author: 5 time Equinox Marathon champion Matias Saari about why the event is more than just a race.
Alaskans are known for taking on a wide range of sports. Typically this time of year, they involve snow and ice, but that’s not always the case. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports on the unusual indoor athletic pursuit of a Fairbanks runner.
Fairbanks annual Equinox Marathon is tomorrow (Sat.). A hilly, mostly off road course and wet, cool weather make the race a challenge, but a few of this year's participants are battling a much tougher foe. KUAC’s Dan Bross reports.