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27-Aug-18

Jim Walmsey and Cody Reed - the Coconino Cowboys

By Seth Grotzke


There are two American runners in town! You have to come meet them.” Living in northern Spain means that I don’t meet a lot of fellow Americans, and when a couple do show up, my Spanish friends let me know.

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22-Aug-18

UTMB 2018 Preview

By Alice Morrison

It doesn’t feel possible that a year has already passed since we sat glued to UTMB TV to watch the magnificent François D’Haene cross the line in Chamonix first at last year’s Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc.

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26-Jul-18

Kilian Jornet Interview – Competition, Training and Everest

By Luke Jarmey

His latest feat was to smash the Bob Graham Round record - a record that had resisited all attempts for 36 years, taking nearly an hour off the time set by Billy Bland in 1982. The man, the myth, the legend… it would be easy to get carried away when describing Kilian Jornet and his impact upon the world of ultra running and mountain endurance sports. He has a ridiculous race record, personal projects that blow the mind and a crossover appeal like no other.

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18-Apr-18

Marathon des Sables 2018 round up of bravery and blisters

By Alice Morrison

The Marathon des Sables 2018 was a great edition. First of all, many congratulations to all you champions who did it – GREAT JOB! The yearly trial by desert fire brought some exciting racing from the elites and the mid-field and some spectacular shows of true grit.

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18-Apr-18

A Chat with Anna Frost – Racing, Life and Beyond

By Luke Jarmey & Steve Diederich

Anna Frost is a name that has been intertwined with trail and ultra running in the last decade. One of the genuine stars of the sport, she has graced podiums the world over.

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06-Apr-18

Marathon des Sables 2018 Preview

By Alice Morrison

It’s that time of year again when social media suddenly becomes flooded with shots of golden sand and blue skies, shortly followed by bloody feet and yellow blisters filled with pus. Yes, it is the Marathon des Sables (MDS).

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01-Mar-18

Skyrunning World Series & OCR World Champion Jonathan Albon talks to RunUltra

A master of multiple disciplines, British runner Jonathan Albon, is one of the biggest names in endurance racing. If a string of OCR Worlds weren’t enough, he’s now the recently crowned 2017 Skyrunning Overall World Series Winner.

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20-Feb-18

Tom Evans wins The Coastal Challenge 2018

It was by all accounts a doozy of a race. This year’s Coastal Challenge across Costa Rica provided some great running for the old hands and first timers alike.

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19-Dec-17

Review of the Running Year 2017

It is that time of year again when we look back fondly at the year that has gone by and start to think of the year ahead. 2017 has been a big year in ultra running. There have been world firsts, heroic failures, magnificent successes and all the drama and excitement of a year on the trails. Here are some of the best bits.

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24-Oct-17

A chat with ultra runner Joe Grant - Tour de 14ers Colorado - Part 2

For anyone who's visited Colorado they'll know it has some pretty high, snowy mountains. But can you imagine setting off on your own self powered ultra adventure on your bike with a bit of kit to run up every mountain above 14,000 feet?

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