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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.

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
· Aug 19 - mfmonroe - CO, United States
· Aug 13 - curwensvillelake - PA, United States
· Aug 05 - JD - BC, Canada
· Jul 18 - nickel22 - PA, United States
New Trail Races Added
· The Dam Dark Run  PA, United States - Oct From curwensvillelake
· Tower to Town 10-Mil...  PA, United States - Oct From nickel22
· Lake Murray Enduranc...  OK, United States - Oct From BlazeTrailsRunning
· Moonshadow Half Mara...  CO, United States - Aug From Treelineracing
· Fruitland 5k  MI, United States - Jul From Kaiserjeep
· Six-O Trail Run  TX, United States - Aug From BlazeTrailsRunning