December 1991

Stefan Fekner of Edmonton, Alberta, on his way to a convincing win at the Edmund Fitzgerald 100 Km; he’s done about 60 km, 40 to go. Photo: Scott Schneider

November 1991

Getting a ride was just part of the course at the Superior Trail 100. Forest Service volunteer Rick Troy spent the night paddling runners — in this case, the leader at the time, Regis Shivers — across a 70-yard-wide beaver pond. Photo: John Kelly

October 1991

Joel Guyer from Natchez, Mississippi, passing through a burnt over area early on in the Budweiser Elkhom Mountain 100 Km in Montana City, Montana. Photo: Jim Pomroy

September 1991

On the Cover: Tom Johnson finishing Western States — a win for the second year in a row, and a course record. (Photo: Jane Byng/Ultraphotos)

July / August 1991

Bart Miller of Boulder, Colorado, adds some clothing half-way through the Doc Holliday 35 Mile. Despite the May snowstorm, 279 of the 314 starters finished. In the background is the flag marking the top of the Lookout Mt. climb. Photo: Janet Reffert

June 1991

On the Cover: Andy Jones of Nepean, Ontario, smashed Sean Crom’s course record at the 41.2-mile Strolling Jim 40 in Wartrace, Tennessee. His time of 3:59:26 equals an average pace of 5:49 per mile for the hilly course. Photo: Bo Melson

May 1991

The night and the rain, but Helen Klein kept going as she reclaimed the 24-hour record for age 65-69 with 109.5 miles at the Redwood Empire 24 Hour. Along the way, she also set a 100-mile age record of 21:03:01. Photo:E.J. Byng

April 1991

Another month, another world record. At the Houston Ultramarathon, Ann Trason knocked another five minutes off her own 50-mile record. Photo: Manny Chavez

March 1991

Tatsuya Muramatsu, accompanied by his wife, heads out for another lap at the Gibson Ranch Multi Day. Photo: E.J. Byng

January / February 1991

Jennifer Miksch, women’s 50-mile winner, and Rob Apple enjoy the soft trails of the Sunmart Texas Trail Run. Photo: Dave Rainey