If you’re an ultramarathoner, chances are that you started with a marathon. An informal survey of ultarunning friends reveals that most of them did at least one marathon before moving up to ultras. Going 26 miles seems t...
May / June 2017
Greg Gray, Heather Rickerl and Michelle Pope feeling fresh during the first sunrise at the Hawk Hundred. Gray and Rickerl went on to finish the Kansas Ultra Slam, four Kansas 100-milers in one year. Check out Rickerl’s experience and learn more about the Kansas Ultra Slam at ultrarunning.com. Photo: Rick Mayo/Mile 90 Photography