Tag: State of the Sport

State of the Sport

Founded in 1999, Running USA is the largest running industry association in the country. Originally created to improve the status of road racing in the United States, the organization has broadened to offer a variety of...

A Primer on MUT and USATF

Participation in mountain, ultra and trail (MUT) races continues to grow by leaps and bounds each year. However, many people in the sport have little understanding of the role that USA Track & Field (USATF) plays in the...

Is Ultrarunning a Marketable Sport

I'm not a writer, I'm really not. But I'm going to give it a try. What caused this sudden, impulsive desire was my many ultrafriends' opinions about what our "sport" is, or was, or should be, or can be. A...