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Springtime for Ultrarunners

For ultrarunners spring is a time for training and preparing for all of the audaciously long and arduous things we do on trails, roads and tracks. It is a time for putting in the work so we can meet our goals at upcoming...

Heart Rate Homework

Dear Ann, I just got a heart rate monitor, what do I do with it? A.S. Dear A.S., Congratulations on acquiring one of the best tools an ultrarunner can have. Heart rate monitors are individual to the wearer an...

Races As Training Runs

Races can be very useful training arenas as alternatives to solo long runs. There’s certainly a tendency for ultrarunners to race a lot more frequently than the traditional spring and fall marathon, so what’s the best wa...

The Power of Community: SFRC

Every once in a while a central organizing hub for a given activity or human endeavor emerges, and big things happen. In ultrarunning we have seen this in Ashland, Oregon, where Hal Koerner started Rogue Valley Runners a...

Feature Races

Race Reports

April 2014

Jodee Adams-Moore floating to a win in Moab. Photo Ed Hirsch/Myke Hermsmeyer