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Interview with Ellie Greenwood 2014 UltraRunner of the Year

Q:  First of all congratulations on your third UROY in four years– how does 2014 compare to 2011 and 2012? Winning UROY in 2014 is different because I have raced and won less ultras than I did in 2012 and I know that there are many other women out there who have also had great

2014 Ultrarunners of the Year

Ellie Greenwood Ellie Greenwood is the female Ultra Runner of the Year. It’s the third time she has won the award in the past four years. After missing most of 2013 with injuries, she rebounded in the spring with a win at the Chuckanut 50K and followed that with a thrilling come-from-behind win at the

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Ellie Greenwood and Rob Krar Named 2014 UltraRunners of the Year

Ellie Greenwood Ellie Greenwood is the female Ultra Runner of the Year. It’s the third time she has won the award in the past four years. After missing most of 2013 with injuries, she rebounded in the spring with a win at the Chuckanut 50K and followed that with a thrilling come-from-behind win at the

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UltraRunning Jan/Feb 2015

ON THE COVER: Ultrarunner of the Year Ellie Greenwood celebrating her massive win at Comrades last June. Photo: MMPhotoSA Marius Bezuidenhout Special Section 25 The Year in Review by John Medinger 28 Interviews with the 2014 Ultrarunners of the Year 30 2014 Top Finishers Features 17 Making New Year’s Resolutions Stick by Kelly Davis Martin

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King and Bosio named #2 2014 UltraRunners of the Year

Max King Max King checks in at number 2 in our Ultra Runner of the Year balloting. King won the World 100K Championships in Qatar in November, setting a new American Record of 6:27:43, and leading the US men’s team to a gold medal. He also set course records in winning the venerable Ice Age

Stephanie Howe photo by Matt Trappe

Howe and Canaday named #3 2014 UltraRunners of the Year

Stephanie Howe Western States champion Stephanie Howe checks in at number three. 2014 was a banner year for the Bend, Oregon runner as she won Western States, completed her PhD in Exercise Physiology, and got married – all within a span of four months! 2014 Race Results Race Time  Overall Place Female Place Mesquite Canyon