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Daily News, Tue, June 24

Steve Birkinshaw broke the record. The equivalent of 12 marathons, 214 mountains, and four times the height of Everest in under a week. Wow! A killer MTB race with a $1,000,000 purse (and a $10k entry.)  How would the ultra world respond to something like that? Busy day at the URP …

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Racing Weight Cookbook Review

Racing Weight Cookbook: Lean, Light Recipes for Athletes is the third book in the Racing Weight  Series, by Matt Fitzgerald and Georgie …

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Chris Kostman Interview

Chris Kostman (RD of Badwater 135, among others) is the Indiana Jones of the ultra running community. He is devoted to pursuing …

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Ann Trason Interview

It is our extreme delight to present an interview with the indomitable Ann Trason. Having largely disappeared from the ultra scene for …

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Michele Yates Interview

The 2014 Female Ultra Runner of the Year joins URP to give us the down on what makes her so dang speedy. …

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Candice Burt Interview

Candice Burt brings her aloha spirit to URP one day after her second place finish at H.U.R.T 100. In addition to being …

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Dr. David Horton Interview

Okay you ultra running newbies, listen up! Dr. David Horton joins URP to discuss ultra running’s past, present and future. Dr. Horton …

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Cassie Scallon Interview

If we could weasel ourselves into Cassie Scallon’s circle of friends, we totally would. Having won JFK 50, Sonoma 50 and Tussey …