Features

Dietary Intake of Participants in the Iditasport

The IditaSport Human Powered Ultramarathon is a series of races in which participants choose one event from among the following advertised options: 1. an 85 mile foot race 2. an 85 mile snowshoe race 3. a 170 mile cro...

The Chilkoot Trail: An Adventure Run

Skagway, Alaska—the name conjures up thoughts of the great Gold Rush of 1898. In fact, Skagway still bills itself as the “Gateway to the Klondike.” The discovery of gold near the Klondike River in the Yukon by George Car...

Western Words Dick Collins: A Runner's Life In His Own Words, Part Two

View Part 1 By 1985, long distance running was ingrained into Dick Collins’ lifestyle. A husband, father, grandfather and successful businessman, he had woven the sport into his world with as many challenges on foot a...

Experiment of 1 Speedwork and the Ultrarunner

Running fast and running ultradistances: this is an oxymoron to many in the ultra community. It would seem running at a fast pace would have little to do with finishing a 24 hour or 100 mile trail race. In fact, the term...

UR Profile: Scott St. John

On April 12, Scott made the U. S. Team for the second straight year, coming in third at the GNC100 Km. Name: Scott St. John Date of birth: February 18, 1963 Place of birth: Hawthorne, California Current address: St....

Race Results

May 1997

Tom Neilsen leads Brandon Sybrowsky at the San Juan Trail 50 Km. Photo by: Bob Carpenter