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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.

Matt Rink trail running in Albion Basin. Wasatch Mountains, Utah.
Matt Rink trail running in Albion Basin. Wasatch Mountains, Utah.
New Runner Profiles
· Oct 21 - Gemini_Adventures - CO, United States
· Oct 18 - ohthechaos - CA, United States
· Oct 13 - raha22 - TX, United States
· Oct 07 - sprint25 - AK, United States Minor Outlying Islands
New Trail Races Added
· Charlie's Challenge ...  WV, United States - Sep From Aljoke1994
· No Name 5030  CA, United States - Oct From Socalultrarunning
· Delaware Dash 4 Mile...  PA, United States - Aug From gvymca
· Rockledge Rumble  TX, United States - Nov From RockledgeRumble
· Discrete Peak Series...  UT, United States - Jun From discreteps
· RunND Trail Run  ND, United States - Jun From FrozenEvents
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