Leadville 100 Race Report- Jerry Armstrong
Aug29

Leadville 100 Race Report- Jerry Armstrong

Jerry Armstrong is a former Marine that turned his sharp, inquisitive mind to Ultra Running over seven years ago.  He has methodically researched nutrition and exercise physiology to his own running endeavors. During the Leadville 100 Jerry ran into stomach issues that have plagued him in other races and discovered how to assess what form of nutrition he needs under varying forms of stress. See Jerry’s pre-race interview HERE....

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Leadville 100 Race Report – TR Maloney
Aug27

Leadville 100 Race Report – TR Maloney

TR Maloney has completed six 50-mile races in the past year as preparation for the Leadville 100, including the Leadville Silver Rush 50M.  He had an incredible crew and three pacers that joined him on the trek over the mountain.  In the pre-race interview he discussed essential gear; here, we find out if it worked for him or not He’s taking a break from racing at the moment, though we’ll be seeing him on the trail again soon! See...

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International Travel and Racing
Aug25

International Travel and Racing

  Carilyn Johnson is heading to Poland with the US 24 Hour National Team  race against the world’s best long haul ultra marathoners.  As she head to Europe, Carilyn offers up a few travel tips in her famous writing style.  We love you Carilyn and best of luck.  Knock back a few perogies for us!    See all of her amazing writing at CarilynJohnson.com  – Mark (TrailAndUltraRunning.com Editor) If you are a runner, you...

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10 Ways GORE-TEX Transrockies Compares to a Trail Ultra Marathon
Aug25

10 Ways GORE-TEX Transrockies Compares to a Trail Ultra Marathon

    Before running the GORE-TEX Transrockies 6-Day Race, most of my trail running experience had been with the ultra marathon crowd.  Small handfuls of us would train for the same race, covering similar mileage and terrain, and bonding throughout the experience. I knew a few people who would be at Transrockies, but it didn’t seem like a popular event among our regular ultra crowd.   I wondered what the differences...

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Leadville 100 Race Report – Mark Kreuzer
Aug24

Leadville 100 Race Report – Mark Kreuzer

  Mark is the founder of TrailAndUltraRunning.com and recently moved from Texas to Salt Lake City, Utah with his girlfriend.   Leadville was a preview for his A race in two weeks; the Wasatch 100 in Salt Lake City.   He completed 79 miles in 21 hours and DNF’d when he still felt really good to save his legs and body for the next race. See Mark’s pre-race interview HERE. Age:   43 Height:  5’ 10” Weight:  155 lbs 100-mile...

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