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01-Sep-16

7 articles on glycogen, speed, mountain running, health and UTMB 2016

Autumn is but a few weeks away in the Northern Hemisphere and, in Europe, most mountain ultra running events of the summer season have packed up and are already planning their 2017 editions. In this week’s selection of articles from the web we bring you health and nutrition, some fantastic views of the Alps and a report on the greatest mountain event in Europe, the UTMB.

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08-Jul-16

Rob Young Interview - Questions on the Controversy - Fastest Crossing of America Attempt

Rob Young and his attempt to break the US Transcon World Record (the Fastest Crossing of the USA) which stands at 46 days, 8 hours and 36 minutes have become a matter of deep controversy in the ultra running community. Rob spoke exclusively and in detail to Luke Jarmey of RunUltra about the run.

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27-Jun-16

Summer Racing: Having a Blast

When it’s cold and wet and you are up in the dark to get your long runs done in the long days of winter, it feels like summer and the chance to put all that training out there on the course will never come. But it’s here! Let’s look ahead to some of the biggest racing treats we have this summer.

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21-Jun-16

Interview with Paul Giblin - Running Life & Western States 100

Hailing from Glasgow, Paul Giblin is a top UK runner with an impressive array of accolades. With his sights set on this summer’s Western States 100, we catch up with him to find out a tad more about his running background and how his race preparations are going.

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04-May-16

Q&A with Jason Schlarb

Jason Schlarb is one of those people we really should hate. After years of road running, he converted to trails in 2010 and went on to win Run Rabbit Run (and set the course record) and Trail du Vallon and then come fourth in the Big Daddy of mountain racing - the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc. He is clearly a brilliant runner, an American willing to take on the Europeans on their own turf.

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21-Mar-16

Top Ten Desert Ultras

The heat, the dust and the damned flies… we love them all. Desert races have a very special magic. The vast, empty stretches of sand, the coruscating sun, the dazzling skies and the delicious silence mean that once you have done one, you definitely want to do more. Of course, your blistered and bleeding feet may not agree but you know that once you are out there, facing the dunes, it’s going to be a life-affirming adventure. Here are my top ten desert ultras.

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03-Mar-16

Anna Comet to run The Coastal Challenge 2017

The Coastal Challenge is pleased to announce that Anna Comet (Spain), two times winner of the Everest Trail Race will participate in the 2017 edition of the race.

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17-Feb-16

RunUltra BEST Blogger 2016 - Dane Rauschenberg

Dane was the winner of RunUltra's Best Blogger Award 2016 as voted by the public. A very worthy winner as Dane very much walks the walk as well as talking the talk. He has done this guest blog for us which looks at the art of blogging and the art of keeping that mojo high.

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11-Dec-15

Top 7 ultra running articles about training, injuries and crazy aspirations

If you’re celebrating anything this month of December that involves masses of food and drink and endless hours of TV with beloved but annoying relatives, you’ll appreciate an excuse to wander off to a quiet corner for a read. Here’s our selection of articles on trail and ultra running from across the web to help give purpose and meaning to your sedentary, albeit temporarily, holiday life…

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20-Nov-15

Good health, muddy boots and how to speak ultra

At RunUltra we know you’re busy with your work, your training and your lives so not a lot of time is left to browse the web and keep up to date with all your followed blogs and online news pages.

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