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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
· Feb 25 - KeiraH - CA, United States
· Feb 25 - readandrun - OH, United States
· Feb 23 - cmb - UT, United States
· Feb 22 - britgirl62 - OK, United States
New Trail Races Added
· Spectrum Trail Racin...  TX, United States - Oct From MalloryBrooks
· InStep Trail Races  WI, United States - Sep From insteptrailraces
· The North Face Endur...  UT, United States - Sep From TNFendurance
· Tortoise and the Har...  GA, United States - Nov From tonimcalister
· EX2 Adventures Off-R...  VA, United States - Nov From ex2kimberly
· EX2 Adventures Fall ...  VA, United States - Oct From ex2kimberly
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