Articles by Don Allison

10 Tips for Downhill Trail Running

Advice often given regarding improvement is, “Work on your weaknesses, not your strengths.” It’s good advice, which can be applied to running on trails, especially the downhills. For new or even experie...

Ted Corbitt, The Father of U.S. Ultrarunning An Interview with the Man who started it all.

A quiet man by nature, Ted Corbitt let his accomplishments do the talking, and they speak volumes. He earned a berth on the 1952 Olympic Marathon team and finished in the top ten in the Boston Marathon. In ultrarunning,...