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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 18 - Ultramax - MO, United States
· Jul 15 - Heyvalenti - UT, United States
· Jul 12 - helenmacdermott - VA, United States
· Jul 10 - timkevin - KS, United States
New Trail Races Added
· Knob Hills Trail Rac...  TX, United States - Jan From darctx
· Isle du Bois Trail R...  TX, United States - Dec From darctx
· 2nd Annual Kingsford...  WV, United States - Sep From Adhsullivan
· Run Rabbit Run  CO, United States - Sep From Lzzy
· The North Face Endur...  CA, United States - Nov From endurancechallengeseries
· Mission Tejas Trail ...  TX, United States - Sep From rgoyen1040
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