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An irreverent compendium of must-know info of all things related to ultras and other gobbledygook of interest.

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Daily News, Wed, Nov 26

Happy Thanksgiving Eve everyone. Thank You to all my friends, partners, and family for making my life as happy as can be. I’m getting hungry already! USA Mountain Running Championships heading to Bend, Oregon next year. Twelve hill running tips from Cape Town’s trail runners. Need a new pair of …

Daily News, Tue, Nov 25

Awesome: Ryan Ghelfi proposes a team competition for TheNorthFace. I had a similar idea awhile ago and wrote about it here. Let’s …

Daily News, Mon, Nov 24

So in case ya missed it, Max (and Ellie!) won World 100k Championships on Friday in Qatar. Here’s a bit more from …

Daily News, Thurs, Nov 20

Interesting piece on Kilian’s quest for FKTs.  McDougall makes it seem like FKTs have no rules, documentation, or format. Peter Bawkin was …

Daily News, Wed, Nov 19

How did Rob, Sage, and Kaci start running? Awesome: Four marketing lessons from running a Beer Mile. More questions about MAF? Wyatt …

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Daily News, Tue, Nov 18

Western States lottery signup closed on Saturday and 2,600+ people got their names in. There were 2,700 last year, so the 100km/100m qualifier …

Daily News, Thurs, Nov 13

More on the UTMB sponsor change. One of my favorite bands singing one of my favorite folk songs while watching awesome people …

Daily News, Wed, Nov 12

How to plan and run a successful first hundred miler. Are ultra-athletes defying aging? Very interesting. So the lady who implemented the …

Daily News, Tue, Nov 11

To our men and women who have served: Thank You isn’t enough, but it’s a start. Happy Veteran’s Day!/ Here’s a report from …