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Daily News, Page 5

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

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 it’s MTB, but it’s one of the more technical (and scary) “trails” I’ve ever seen. Funny: NUC, but Pam helps us all deal with staring at youth in …

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. …

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Daily News, Tue, Sept 23

Whew! Adam Chase pulls back the blinds to the inner workings of UTMB.  How to tell a trail runner from a hipster. …

Daily News, Mon, Sep 22

America’s foray into Skyrunning. Who says Southern CA doesn’t have sweet mountains and trails? Grand to Grand stage race is going on …

Daily News, Fri, Sep 19

Short news day today. I’m heading out for a run on the beach in San Clemente. Don’t feel too sorry for me. …

Daily News, Thurs, Sep 18

Very interesting: How MUT running effects testosterone levels.  True unsung heroes of the trail world. I wish this post were longer: The …

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Daily News, Wed, Sep 17

Awesome: Racing the Tube in London. I’ve discovered that my running and driving styles are very similar–always pushing the edge of  blowing up …

Daily News, Tue, Sept 16

Five steps to becoming a kick ass ultramarathon pacer. Sounds like Ellie was humbled and impressed by The Rut. Great report and pics. …