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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.

Chad Zummach at Hartman Rocks Recreation Area. Gunnison, Colorado.
Chad Zummach at Hartman Rocks Recreation Area. Gunnison, Colorado.
New Runner Profiles
· Jan 21 - Ronald - CA, United States
· Jan 18 - csratliff - VA, United States
· Jan 10 - cmercurio - RI, United States
· Jan 07 - faithdulany - CA, United States
New Trail Races Added
· AZT Oracle Rumble  AZ, United States - Jan From hawk
· Coyote Backbone Trai...  CA, United States - Mar From BackboneUltra
· Harmon Lake Trail Fe...  ND, United States - Oct From FrozenEvents
· Bird Park Trail Race  MA, United States - Nov From jlogan
· Dugway Trail and Ult...  UT, United States - Oct From cfortie
· Paradise Trail Runs  CA, United States - Oct From UTSESponsor
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