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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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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.

Chad Zummach on the Primitive Trail near the Windows. Arches National Park, Utah.
Chad Zummach on the Primitive Trail near the Windows. Arches National Park, Utah.
New Runner Profiles
· Oct 01 - rbaker - KS, United States
· Sep 29 - thanh3290 - Viet Nam
· Sep 28 - iamdreammakerTrail - CA, United States
· Sep 28 - UPST8 - CA, United States
New Trail Races Added
· MEC Race Five: The C...  BC, Canada - Oct From MEC_NorthVan
· TRAIL TRASHED  NV, United States - Mar From aubreystadler
· RUN THE CANYONS 25/5...  NV, United States - Oct From aubreystadler
· Dancer Dash 5k  WA, United States - Sep From Dancerdash5k
· Camp Susque 5K Trail...  PA, United States - Sep From campsusque
· Paradise Trail Runs  CA, United States - Oct From UTSESponsor
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