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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 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.

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
· Jan 16 - brooksdz - WA, United States
· Jan 15 - Treelineracing - CO, United States
· Jan 10 - angreckner - PA, United States
· Jan 08 - emmamillathompson - ID, United States
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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