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Daily News, Page 4

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

Daily News, Mon, Sept 15

Big weekend in racing! Jared Campbell won Plain, Rob Krar and Nikki Kimball won Run Rabbit Run, Bob Shebest and Becky Kirschenmann (2ndOA) won Pine to Palm, Karl Schneiter and Bev Abbs won Headlands (with Alan finishing a close 15 min behind his wife), and Kilian and Emelie winning TheRut. I’m …

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Nite-Ize Inova STS Headlamp

Summary:  The Inova STS is an inexpensive dual-light headlamp with decent visibility and an easy to use strap that is also waterproof …

Daily News, Thurs, Sept 11

Emily and Ian’s Transrockies race report. Sorry, I can’t get myself to use the title sponsor’s name. How to run downhill like …

Daily News, Wed, Sep 10

Great post: Is ultrarunning sustainable? A friendly reminder on how to stay safe on the trails during hunting season. Anyone ever had an …

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Daily News, Tue, Sep 9

The rules of running drunk. Now you know. Listener Jyri had a beer mile last weekend in Finland (talk about competition…10 Fins …

Daily News, Mon, Sep 8

I just a released a fun interview with Jason Schlarb. Check it out here. A pretty decent take on the Death Valley/Badwater …

Daily News, Fri, Sep 5

Probably the craziest 50k in the world: The Burning Man Ultramarathon. Do’s and don’ts from Anton, Pam, Geoff, and Michelle. Did ya …

Daily News, Thurs, Sep 4

The history of race vests. How does donating blood impact your running? The road to Mont Blanc, through the cyclists’ eyes. We …

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Daily News, Wed, Aug 3

Interesting: How mental toughness gives athletes the edge. Is there a greater factor in this sport than “the plough factor?” I can’t think …