Features

Western Words: Mo Bartley: She Just Wants To Have Fun

A parking lot is a parking lot, unless it’s the parking lot at the Auburn Dam Overlook, in which case nearly anything is possible. Show up early on nearly any weekend morning and the parking lot or the adjacent dir...

Experiment of 1: Mileage and Long Training Runs

Preface Introducing this column back in the November issue, I stated that I would cover a wide range of articles, including detailed technical pieces about the conventional methods of some well-known runners, as well as...

From the South: At a Standstill

When I began running, I thought real runners never stopped. From the beginning of a workout until the end, it was very important to never quit moving. If your pace went up over six minutes a mile, well, we called that &l...

On The Run For 1,000 Hours

Australian Dave Taylor will try to write himseif into the Guinness Book of Records and raise money for children suffering from cancer during a 1,000-hour run starting on January 4, 1997. The holder of three world and se...

A Dozen Victories and Only One Small Miss for Rich Gillespie

Rick Gillespie’s biggest challenge in finishing a record dozen 100-milers last year came not on the trails, but at the airports. “Arranging the logistics of all the travel was the worst part,” the 50-y...

Race Results

January / February 1997

Mark Marcelli winds through the brush at the Pacific Crest Trail 50 Mile. Photo by: Dan Cain