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Chuckanut

Do you even enjoy running?” inquired my mother back in November when I told her I had signed up for my first ultramarathon. “No. I mean, maybe. I don’t know. I just have to survive it, I don’t have to like it!”After eigh...

Chuckanut

I’ve always been drawn to races with history. Part of it is the comparative element – the ghosts on the trail to whom you can compare your effort. A race’s longevity also tends to be a good proxy for quality. But my affi...

Chuckanut

Runners need water and water comes from rain. While we might not always love the idea of spending hours in the rain, rain is what makes the Pacific Northwest the beautiful place it is. The forest is there because of the...