Leadville 100 Race R...

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 … Read the...

Leadville 100 Race R...

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.  … Read the...

International Travel...

  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.  … Read the...

10 Ways GORE-TEX Tra...

    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 … Read the...

Leadville 100 Race R...

  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 … Read the...

Road to the Wasatch ...

    As briefly as possible, I’ll try to bring you up to date on my story as I  head to the start line for the Wasatch 100 September 7th. For most of a year, Yami and I traveled the … Read the...

5 Minutes to Spare: ...

Kim Fuess was the last official finisher of this year’s Leadville Trail 100. Just 5 minutes before the 30hr time limit, Kim triumphantly crossed the finish line in 29:54:23.   She could never plan for such a tight finish. It is … Read the...

Fight the Tummy: My ...

I just survived my 6th 100 mile race. On Sunday, at about 9am, I crossed the finish line of the Leadville Trail 100. At the finish line, a large crowd of strangers cheered with great passion. The announcer welcomed me … Read the...

Waldo 100k Race Repo...

    Waldo 100k is definitely going down in the history books as one to remember.   A few days before the event race director Craig Thornley announced (via the Forest Service) that there was a wildfire smoldering and burning close … Read the...