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The Parallels Of Road Trips And Trail Runs

The Parallels Of Road Trips And Trail Runs

| May 8, 2015 | 2 Comments

While trail running is often a solo sport, it isn’t always. Sometimes it’s just like a road trip: a fast way to see a whole lot of country with a really good friend.

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The Benefits And Downsides Of Barefoot Running

The Benefits And Downsides Of Barefoot Running

| May 6, 2015 | 2 Comments

Because you’ve been wearing shoes most of your life and your feet are weak, this will take years—not months—of diligence in transitioning and strengthening.

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A Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis Only Sped This Distance Runner Up

A Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis Only Sped This Distance Runner Up

| March 19, 2015 | 3 Comments

For Kayla, success in high school track comes at a price.

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The Running Drug

The Running Drug

| March 5, 2015 | 5 Comments

When I finished Leadville for the first time in 2009, I started crying.

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To 42 kilometers in 42 Days

To 42 kilometers in 42 Days

| February 19, 2015 | 2 Comments

Somewhere in my head, I thought women run a shorter distance in marathons than men do.

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Ultra Runner Beats Pancreatic Cancer

Ultra Runner Beats Pancreatic Cancer

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

“I had always wanted to do a longer ultra, and I figured it was now or never.”

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Try A Seriously Scenic Marathon In A Warm Climate This Month

Try A Seriously Scenic Marathon In A Warm Climate This Month

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Moab’s The Other Half, a 13.1-mile road race to canyon country on October 19th, 2014.

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Ultrarunner Takes on Bear 100 to Raise Support for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Ultrarunner Takes on Bear 100 to Raise Support for Pancreatic Cancer Research

| September 21, 2014 | 3 Comments

Why is Wendy Drake spending hours every week running in the mountains, in rain, snow, sleet, and mud, facing exhaustion and risking injury?  She is training for her first 100-mile mountain trail running race, but she also has some extra motivation. She’s not just running for herself—she’s running for a cause, to raise money for […]

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Darcy Africa Wins Hardrock 100 For Third Consecutive Year

Darcy Africa Wins Hardrock 100 For Third Consecutive Year

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Africa’s time this year was 29:49:58—that’s more than a full day of running through the San Juan Mountains.

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Zen and the Art of Mountain Trail Running

Zen and the Art of Mountain Trail Running

| June 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

Trail running isn’t meditative in the beginning. The first half hour is pure pain. All I can think about are the eight million other things I am supposed to be doing, or that my legs hurt, or that I can’t breathe, or about how slow I’m going.

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Run in the Beautiful Patagonian International Marathon

Run in the Beautiful Patagonian International Marathon

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of the world’s most scenic marathons is open for 2014 registration!

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Brooks Ghost 6: Love at First Sight

Brooks Ghost 6: Love at First Sight

| December 12, 2013 | 1 Comment

I wanted a shoe I was comfortable in. One that made me feel light and more like myself. I found my solemate in the Brooks Ghost 6.

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