Trail Commentary

The results are in.  At least from a few revealing events that have transpired over the last couple of weeks.  Let’s start with what our burrowing Euro Bureau correspondent has to report.  The Skyrunner Series is officially finito.  The European Skyrunning Championships took place in Alicante, Spain on Saturday, November 5th with the Vertical Kilometer® …

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Weekend Wrap at Inside Trail (Sept 23-25)

Though Inside Trail's passion lies with off-road competition and adventure, we cannot overlook outstanding performances in our cousin sport, road racing.  First, congratulations to Lizzy Hawker in her jaw-dropping run at the 2011 Commonwealth Mountain and Ultra Distance Running Championships 24 hour race in Llandudno (North Wales).  Just four weeks after winning the grueling UTMB, Lizzy …

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WMRC and IAU 100K World Championship Results and Wrap

Via Matt at Inside Trail's Euro Bureau:  Americans feeling this globalization bug that's going around. To reiterate:  What a spectacular weekend for Americans in Europe.  Max King and Kasie Enman shocked the world on Sunday (yeah even the loyal teammate, coach, prescient prognosticator, grandma or cousin Vinnie was fairly surprised) with individual gold medals at …

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2011 World Mountain Running Champs Max King and Kasie Enman

Ladies first. . . Here come the men at ~3k. Kasie Enman emerged from the senior women's WMRC carnage victorious today in Tirana.  Moreover, Max is King of the senior men's sport of mountain running.  Congrats to stellar performances today by all runners, but a huge cheer for the Americans! As America honors the ten …

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