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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.

Chad Zummach at Hartman Rocks Recreation Area. Gunnison, Colorado.
Chad Zummach at Hartman Rocks Recreation Area. Gunnison, Colorado.
New Runner Profiles
· Dec 18 - drakoplax - CA, United States
· Dec 12 - reddogrunning - palmerston north, New Zealand
· Dec 07 - jlantrip - MI, United States
· Nov 29 - azzoprazzo - Nonnweiler, Germany
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
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