I am always one of the first in line to defend the sport of running when some ill educated person wants to start spouting off the common "running is bad for you" misconceptions. I come armed with facts and peer reviewed articles that state otherwise, and proudly preserve the reputation of the pastime I love the most.
When not on the trail yourself, what better way to spend your R&R time than reading about other great athletes on the trail! In no particular order, the following list is broken into two sections: inspiring ultra-running stories and guide books about ultra-running. There is something on this list for everyone! These ultra-running authors will
Your eyes have been opened to the ultramarathon world. You have looked up "what is an ultra marathon", you have converted 50k to miles to figure out just how much further an ultra is than a traditional marathon, and you have decided you would like to take up ultra running as a new challenge. Know
Our 50 Mile Training Plan - Just Finish is designed for beginner or intermediate runners who want to comfortably complete their 50 miler ultramarathon without focusing on speed or finishing time. Once you go beyond marathon distance