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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.

Ivo Kytka running the Ute Pack Trail. Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.
Ivo Kytka running the Ute Pack Trail. Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.
New Runner Profiles
· Jul 28 - SoulFocusSports - CA, United States
· Jul 28 - Jeffsliv - PA, United States
· Jul 27 - Jamieamartin05 - VA, United States
· Jul 27 - tozier9 - MT, United States
New Trail Races Added
· Maryland K9 5K  MD, United States - Oct From LEKing
· ChesLen Chase for Op...  PA, United States - Oct From rennixb
· Leatherman's Loop  NY, United States - Apr From leathermansloop
· Run The Farm  NY, United States - Oct From leathermansloop
· InStep Trail Races  WI, United States - Sep From insteptrailraces
· Green River Games Bi...  NC, United States - Sep From GreenRiverGames
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