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

Daily News, Fri, Jan 30

Angeles Crest sold out in 15 minutes this year. Next year, solo runners (no crew/pacer) will have the opportunity to sign up one hour before everyone else. I think it’s a great way to deal with traffic and increased demand and it’ll keep one of the great hundreds a bit …

Daily News, Thurs, Jan 29

Ten reasons you should incorporate road marathons into your ultramarathon training.  Yes, I know, we’re all afraid of them. So for those …

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Daily News, Wed, Jan 27

Great piece on Matt Gunn, RD-extraordinnaire. I’ve met Matt, I’ve run one of his races, and he’s a great guy and a …

Daily News, Tue, Jan 27

Trail Dude has some awesome advice on how to win HURT. Very funny. NUC, but this piece on “athlete models” is relevant …

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Daily News, Mon, Jan 26

Fascinating: How Kenyans do their long runs. Candice’s top ten reasons to DNF an ultramarathon. Tarawera is a big 100k on the …

Daily News, Thurs, Jan 22

Matt Laye’s experience with the High Fat/Low Carb diet. So when you burn fat, where does it go? Cool new video from …

Daily News, Wed, Jan 21

This guy’s on a weird fad diet where he eats flavorful foods that make him feel good. Interview with the guys who …

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Daily News, Tue, Jan 20

Can pot make you a better athlete? Huh? Tee hee. That’s hilarious. No, seriously. Wait, what? Cool new movie with Anton. Also …