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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
· Jan 26 - BestDamnRace - FL, United States
· Jan 23 - scott_650 - OH, United States
· Jan 21 - EthanR - TN, United States
· Jan 16 - Sher - BC, Canada
New Trail Races Added
· Best Damn Race Trail...  FL, United States - Apr From BestDamnRace
· War-X Blackout 5K Ni...  OH, United States - May From WarX
· Freaky Creeky  BC, Canada - Sep From Bushbabe
· Mt. Baldy Run-to-the...  CA, United States - Sep From mbrun2top
· Crystal Lake Ski and...  PA, United States - Aug From LoganLandry
· Mt. Umunhum Trail Co...  CA, United States - Feb From tctrunswebteam