A Slice of Ultra Running Pie

I know this blog has been capital lamo.  Been pretty busy and, besides, actually writing about the races and following the sport has been kinda capital lamo, too.  Just being honest.  Meanwhile, Tim and I have been working on this project.  We're going to follow a couple of runners as they prepare for and run …

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UROC: A Step in a New Direction

Trail Runner’s Ultra Race of Champions 100k (UROC) is getting a lot of coverage on the interwebs.  Other than a potentially meaningful race in Bend, Oregon this Saturday, specifically the Flagline 50k, picked for the second year in a row as a USATF Trail National Championships, the gathering near Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday the 24th …

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Interview with Salomon Running’s Adam Chase

Much of the blogosphere has exploded in heated comments that appear to revolve around the rivalry between elite European ultra runners (or "real" mountain runners) and  elite American ultra runners (or pseudo mountain runners).  As far as Inside Trail is concerned, the paradigm shift we touched-on in a post over a week ago is not …

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