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This website is an information and community resource for trail runners and ultra runners of all abilities and levels of interest. You can contribute races, enter race reports, and participate in the trail running forum. Read more about this site here.

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Trail & Ultra Running Forums
Trail Races Calendar/Database
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Why Trail Running?

- If you're new to the idea of trail running, or for a re-validation of why you should keep at it, read this short "ode" to the joys of running the backcountry.

Ultra Runner Bios:
Karl Meltzer
Scott Jurek
Anton Krupicka
Tim Twietmeyer
Darcy Africa
Nikki Kimball
Kami Semick
Krissy Moehl

Article: Blister Free Long Distance Running - Cathy Tibbetts explains step-by-step how she runs ultra-marathons without getting any blisters.

Gabby Anstey trail running the West Fork Trail in the San Juan Mountains. Big Blue Wilderness, Colorado.
Gabby Anstey trail running the West Fork Trail in the San Juan Mountains. Big Blue Wilderness, Colorado.
New Runner Profiles
· Aug 23 - mrsuit - FL, United States
· Aug 22 - Long_Path_Runner - NY, United States
· Aug 17 - whoosthatgirl - CA, United States
· Aug 17 - evensoccer - MN, United States
New Trail Races Added
· Whoos in el moro tra...  CA, United States - Nov From whoosthatgirl
· 11,053' Summer Ezaki...  CA, United States - Aug From Ezakimak
· Rocky Mountain Brew ...  CO, United States - Oct From brdrchk9
· AdventureMax  MO, United States - Oct From Ultramax
· Hardwood Trail Runni...  ON, Canada - Aug From marmetrics
· Nasty 9 Trail Run  VA, United States - Oct From helenmacdermott
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