Author Archives: UltraRunning Magazine

2015 Most Competitive Fields

Each year a few races attract a large number of elite runners. In this analysis, we have examined the races in which those who received votes for Runner of the Year competed. Giving the runners of the year 40 points, the runners-up 39 points, and so on, we have devised a system for determining which races had the most competitive fields. (Note that this analysis does not include foreign runners who are not eligible for runner of the year.)


HURT 100 Honolulu, HI : 2016 Race Recap


Scott Jurek on the 2016 Ultimate Direction SJ Ultra Vest


Brett Rivers on The Updated Salomon Sense Pro & Wings

Inaugural SLO Ultra Trail Race to Showcase Beautiful Natural Resource

Sponsored by HomeFed, the Official Host of the event, and in partnership with The Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo, the event’s official beneficiary, the SLO Ultra will showcase a beautiful natural resource to runners and hikers alike for the first time on California’s incredible Central Coast. Wild Cherry Canyon is approximately 2,400 private acres


An Unconventional Champion – Michael Wardian