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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, Wed, Aug 20

I spoke with Rob Krar about his Leadville win and plans for RRR next month. Entire interview is here. Here’s a great video from Leadville. Freaky: How an extreme athlete uncovered her genetic flaws.   What? A new contest? Write some haiku on Twitter And win some sweet gear.   …

Daily News, Tue, Aug 19

Oops! Stayed out an extra day camping and forgot about the Daily News! What did I miss? Five good, no BS steps …

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Daily News, Fri, Aug 15

What people seem to forget is that while you are tapering, racing and recovering you don’t actually get any training in. Robbie …

Daily News, Thurs, Aug 14

“Canada’s Hardrock” is coming up: The Fat Dog 120. Good stuff: How to prepare to race overseas. And across the ocean, a hundred …

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Daily News, Wed, Aug 13

Why running makes you live longer. Some rad urban trails in Ottawa, eh.  Sacramento has a decent system along the American River …

Daily News, Tue, Aug 12

Cool recap video of the Uphill Challenge at Outdoor Retailer. I got to drink beer and heckle the runners (that’s me in …

Daily News, Mon, Aug 11

Full results from The Dome right here. Records were broken. And here’s an article from Anchorage. This is what it’s like when you’re …

Daily News, Fri, Aug 8

Do’s and Dont’s from Smilin’ Hal Koerner’s Ultrarunning Commandments – in case you hadn’t already wanted to buy (or bought) his book …

Daily News, Thurs Aug 7

How fast can you make it on the PCT? Joe McConaughy wants to do it in 59 days. 5 days ahead of …

Day One at OR

Found a few things that caught my eye. The new Zeal trail shoe from Icebug. There’s a spiked version (black sole in …