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It all began in Chamonix. During the Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc®, Julbo invited all of the finishers to sign up for a chance to win a dream trail running trip to Hawaii with two of the world’s top running athletes, Julien Chorier and Jason Schlarb. The objective: to cross Hawaii from south to north, running over two volcanoes of more than 4,000 meters high: Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea. Californian Bill Clements was the lucky amateur chosen for the Julbo Trail Session 2014. He got the chance to share a magical moment side by side and slope by slope with the two pros from the Julbo Trail Running Team. And we get to relive his adventure in this video.
ON THE COVER: Dylan Bowman, with Jorge Maravilla on his hip, blazing the trail at Terawera 100k where the two Mill Valley, CA residents dominated the race and finished first and second, respectively. Photo: Lyndon Marceau Features Training and Racing in the Heat by Matt Flaherty Eight Essentials for the Traveling Runner by Eric Senseman
Frank Bozanich. No other name in modern American ultradistance running conjures up such a perception of perseverance and toughness. At 36, the former Marine Captain and Viet Nam veteran continues to demonstrate his prodigious talent at these grueling distances.
Here are the 50 Mile average times based on age group and gender.
Press release from IAU The IAU Athletes of the Year have been announced. It is with great pleasure we announce that Max King (USA) and Ellie Greenwood (GBR) have been voted as the IAU Athletes of the Year 2014. 2014’s short list was outstanding with several athletes accomplishing amazing performances throughout the course of the