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eric schranz

Daily News, Tue, Sept 30

Starchy’s Plain 100 report.  The race sounds awful. Awesome and beautiful, but awful. I’d love to hear more about Ty Draney’s “Bear 200.” Learn it, know it, live it: Stephanie Howe and Ashley Arnold talk about post-race nutrition. The day before the Marathon in Berlin, a couple thousand inline skaters took …

Daily News, Mon, Sep 29

In his first ultra, Isaiah Janzen runs 154 miles in a 24 hour run and wins the USATF championships. Here’s his report. Yeah …

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Scarpa Ignite review

Summary: The ignite is a nice all-around traditional trail shoe with solid traction control, a moderate drop and superior durability.  Great for training and …

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Nickademus Hollon – Tor des Geants

Nickademus Hollon Interview So you think you’ve bonked before? Legs hurt, you’re zapped of energy, and your stomach turns? Try having full …

Daily News, Thurs, Sep 25

How to beat the bonk.  Five running fads that have passed. How a road runner stopped fearing snakes and embrace the joys …

Five Qs with Lauren Hadley

Name: Lauren Age: 25 City: Orlando currently (originating from Chicago) Married/Kids: Not quite yet… single at the moment 1. What was the …

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Daily News, Wed, Sep 24

Lessons learned at Fat Dog. So ya wanna be an RD, part 6: Insurance, shirts, shwag, and volunteers. OK, this is ridiculous. …

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Tim Tollefson Interview

Tim Tollefson Interview Meet Tim. For those not familiar, he’s a wickedly fast 2:18 marathoner who went to Oly Trials, lives in …

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Daily News, Tue, Sept 23

Whew! Adam Chase pulls back the blinds to the inner workings of UTMB.  How to tell a trail runner from a hipster. …