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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
Best Trail Running Shoes

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 on the primitive trail near the Windows. Arches National Park, Utah.
Chad Zummach on the primitive trail near the Windows. Arches National Park, Utah.
New Runner Profiles
· Nov 25 - Ultrachef - WV, United States
· Nov 24 - jkpel - London, United Kingdom
· Nov 23 - RunTheLand - OH, United States
· Nov 22 - wilso733 - VA, United States
New Trail Races Added
· Fruita Trail Half  CO, United States - May From Gemini_Adventures
· Desert RATS Trail Ru...  CO, United States - Apr From Gemini_Adventures
· Desert RATS Trail Ru...  CO, United States - Apr From Gemini_Adventures
· Desert RATS Kokopell...  UT, United States - Jun From Gemini_Adventures
· DC PEAKS 50  UT, United States - Oct From DCPEAKS50
· Imogene Pass Trail R...  CO, United States - Sep From CJTiming