Articles by Mike Van Hulle

Mines Of Spain

The night before my 100k race, I meticulously packed and organized my nutrition. Each drop bag had copious amounts of waffles, gummies, protein bars and squeezable apple-banana sauces. I even perfected my own individual...

Mines of Spain

It’s somewhere around 3 a.m. on a flooded creek bank in Dubuque, Iowa. A runner limps towards the edge and stands face-to-face with a water crossing that on almost any other day of the year would not be there. The dark a...