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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.

Elizabeth Faucher trail running on the Beaver Ponds Trail. West Elk Mountains, Colorado.
Elizabeth Faucher trail running on the Beaver Ponds Trail. West Elk Mountains, Colorado.
New Runner Profiles
· Mar 23 - Camronb - CA, United States
· Mar 17 - trippcamp - TX, United States
· Mar 14 - smith - GA, United States
· Mar 13 - Tbomb - ON, Canada
New Trail Races Added
· Grand Traverse Mount...  CO, United States - Sep From RaceDirector
· Spring Fever 5k Trai...  VA, United States - Apr From rootsandrocks
· Living Journeys Half...  CO, United States - Jul From LivingJourneys
· Soboba Trail Race  CA, United States - May From asilvas
· The North Face Endur...  UT, United States - Sep From endurancechallengeseries
· Rendezvous Mountain ...  WY, United States - Aug From rendezvoushillclimb
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