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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.

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
· May 10 - mrowell - NC, United States
· May 04 - RunnerMelm - CA, United States
· May 03 - TeflonJohnny - CA, United States
· Apr 25 - catsandcoffee16 - CA, United States
New Trail Races Added
· Mississippi Bar Trai...  CA, United States - Jun From RockyRooster
· Crystal Lake Ski and...  PA, United States - Aug From LoganLandry
· Salt Springs Field, ...  PA, United States - Sep From dnbean
· Staunton Rocks! Mara...  CO, United States - Aug From gnarrunners
· Pine Trail Run  AZ, United States - May From FuelReduction
· Honey Stinger Emeral...  CO, United States - Aug From EmeraldMountainEpic