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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, Mar 11

The lost art of running by feel (why he ditched his Garmin.) Preparing for your first ultra, part 2. Big marathons do this: Let the elite ladies start first, followed a few minutes later by the elite guys. If a female finishes first overall, she wins a special prize. How …

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Daily News, Mon, Mar 10

The semantics of ultra/trail running. I like the old school “footrace” term, but tend not to get bogged down with terminology. Aussie …

2:00 flat for an 800? Not bad!

Daily News, Fri, Mar 7

Ryan Sandes has been reinstated as winner of Transgrancanaria, but DBo is still DQed due to a missing race number. I understand …

Daily News, Thurs, March 6

Preparing and training for your first ultra. Part one. Quick Q&A with Magdalena Lewy Boulet. The guy who just won the fatbike …

Daily News, Wed, Mar 5

If you haven’t read this piece on Bernd Heinrich, you’re missing out. A $100 “smart” fork. Really? Awesome: Lucho is back. I may …

Daily News, Tue, Mar 4

Great list: Top five beers in the world (and you’ve tried all of them.) Important stuff: Don’t let downhills be your downfall. The Alaskan …

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Daily News, Mon, Mar 3

Read this: What parenting and endurance running have in common. Results from Transgrancanaria can be found here on iRunFar. Congrats to Ryan …

Daily News, Fri, Feb 28

Dave Johnston obliterates the Iditarod Trail Invitational record by fourteen hours, finishing the 350 mile trek (in the Arctic, while pulling a …

Daily News, Thursday, February 27

Running the Boston Marathon? New rules for your sweat bag. Looking to discover your first ultra marathon? Maybe this book is for …

Can you spot the runner?

Daily News, Wed, Feb 26

We run a lot of these trails already, but I’ve got a feeling they’ll be a lot busier after this discovery. How …