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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 19 - Skimmer - AK, Kenya
· Nov 17 - HappyTreading - TX, United States
· Nov 16 - rfgoodie - MA, United States
· Nov 11 - TB - VA, United States
New Trail Races Added
· Happy Trails Ranch P...  TX, United States - Feb From HappyTreading
· Jackalope Jam  TX, United States - Feb From rgoyen1040
· Brazos Bend 100  TX, United States - Dec From rgoyen1040
· The bRUNch Trail Run  CO, United States - Oct From brunchrunning
· Run For the Rescue  KS, United States - Nov From wowee_K
· Run Comfy Numb  BC, Canada - Jun From deggleton