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

Daily News, Tue, Oct 7

Very cool piece on everyone’s favorite funny redhead: The Ginger Runner. This is what it’s like to wear smart spandex during a workout. Some good advice for completing a hundred. Are you a trail snob?  Interesting: Exercise isn’t tied to weekly mileage. A runner died during this weekend’s popular Rock/Creek Stump …

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Daily News, Mon, Oct 6

Why ultrarunning is just like sex. If you want to be a better and faster runner, this is what your easy day …

Daily News, Fri, Oct 3

Great stuff: In defense of inconvenience. From kale to pale ale, a love for bitter may be in your genes. Robbie Britton …

Daily News, Thurs, Oct 2

Great piece on Chris Vargo.  Race Report from Mark Twain 100 in Missouri. Didya see this video about how Rob Krar deals …

Daily News, Wed, Oct 1

Very revealing interview from mid-distance Flagstaff athlete Matt Llano, along with friends Alicia Shay and Chris Vargo. From my perspective, there are …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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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. …