Slavic, who calls himself Beast, runs the steps at Red Rocks Amphitheatre — backwards. And I’ve mentioned him before. But running backwards is not all he does.
Our local CBS affiliate just did a story about him and his friend Mays and their workouts at Red Rocks. It’s posted on the Channel 4 website. The story and pictures appear below the video if you scroll down. Sorry, but to date I haven’t learned how to embed an iframe video. Likely someone will post it on YouTube and I can grab it then. Of course by then you’ll have seen it, but c’est la vie.
Sure enough, here it is on YouTube:
It seems Slavic is an ultra runner and does his Red Rocks routine several times a week “for strength.” He freely admits he enjoys all the attention he gets and he is obviously in great shape. So I guess it’s working for him.
I did find a different video on YouTube, if you want something brief: