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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
Best Trail Running Shoes

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.

Matt Rink trail running in Albion Basin. Wasatch Mountains, Utah.
Matt Rink trail running in Albion Basin. Wasatch Mountains, Utah.
New Runner Profiles
· Jun 19 - kbunning - CO, United States
· Jun 17 - CrystalHeart - WY, United States
· Jun 17 - DougieD - TX, United States
· Jun 11 - taylor_crocker - AK, United States
New Trail Races Added
· Big Sur Land Trust's...  CA, United States - Jun From bigsurlandtrust
· Sunshine Coast Marat...  BC, Canada - Apr From Sheral
· The POSTOAK Lodge Ch...  OK, United States - Feb From Postoakrun
· Under Armour Mountai...  OR, United States - Sep From UAMountainRunningSeries
· Under Armour Mountai...  VT, United States - Aug From UAMountainRunningSeries
· Under Armour Mountai...  CO, United States - Jul From UAMountainRunningSeries
Latest Forum Discussions
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