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

Daily News, Wed, Feb 4

Interesting interview with Canadian ultra-stud Dave Proctor.  If ya gotta poop, ya gotta poop, eh. I run on the treadmill at 3am in the garage and am worried my neighbors hear me.  This probably wouldn’t help, but it’s freaking awesome. So the “too much jogging is as bad as no …

Daily News, Tue, Feb 3

Cory ran a hundred miler each month for a year. Here’s the story, complete with dozens of 80s references.  It’s probably time we …

Daily News, Monday, Feb 2

Six questions to ask yourself before you DNF.  Funny, my two DNFs had to do with transportation. “If I quit now, I …

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 …

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 …