Margaret Mahoney and Paulette Flynn ecstatically finishing the Gunflint Trail 50 mile race in Minnesota.
Sue Medaglia "running and becoming" at the Sri Chinmoy 24 Hour track race in Connecticut. Sue ran over 200 km to become a double world record holder, as no woman had ever run that far in a day.
Glacier skiing and views of steaming Mt. St. Helens provided the backdrop for one of the country's most beautiful trail
runs, the 40 mile Timberline Trail Run around Oregon's Mt. Hood. Bob Foote was sixth with a fine sub-eight hour performance; complete results in last issue.
Bjorg Austrheim-Smith on the trail at the Western States, on the way to a new course record - by 3 1/4 hours!
July / August 1981
Park Barner in action in Springfield, Illinois. As we went to press, Park had just finished running 430 miles around a track at a 6-day event in Pennsauken, New Jersey.
South Carolina's Ray Krolewicz and New York's Stuart Mittleman in the early going around Connecticut's Lake Waramaug.
Bill De Voe, 1980 TAC 50 km champion, in the later stages of the Knickerbocker 60 km in Central Park, N. Y.