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2015 Skyrunner World Series Schedule

The big news for 2015 is that the Skyrunner® Series goes global – more races, more places and, now, the chance to count an extra race in the ranking.  The successful 5 SKY / 5 ULTRA / 5 VK formula stays where three results out of five are scored, but now you can choose a fourth race from the Continental Championships of your

UTWT Announces winners for the 2014 Ultra-Trail World Tour

After 10 stages, 10 races and 10 countries, the Ultra-Trail® World Tour just completed its first year. Rich in new encounters, discoveries and travels, hundreds of runners are pleased to have participated in the first edition. Of course there are fast runners, the best, those seeking the title. But do not forget all the other

Auburn, California to Host the 2015 Ultra Race of Champions

Press  Release October 20th, 2014, Auburn, CA- The Ultra Race of Champions (UROC) has announced its most anticipated relocation beginning in 2015: Auburn, California, the Endurance Capital of the World.  Following its mission to create the Championship for the sport of ultra distance running and maintaining the inclusive quality of the sport, the UROC Race

Chris Douglas Launches Presidio Sports Management

San Francisco, CA – October 6, 2014 – Presidio Sports Management, one of only a handful of sports law and athlete management firms catering to the endurance sports community, officially launched today under the leadership of endurance athlete and civil rights attorney, Chris Douglas. With a quickly growing client list, Presidio Sports Management represents a number of

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Leadville Trail 100 moving to lottery

Press Release Entrance to the Leadville Trail 100 Run presented by New Balance will be lottery-based. Cost is $15 to enter the lottery, which will open on December 1, 2014. Winners will be notified in mid-January and automatically charged the $315 registration fee. The $15 lottery fee will be applied to The Leadville Legacy Foundation,

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Garmin announces 920XT with up to 40 hours in battery life

Press Release from Garmin We’re excited to today announce the Forerunner 920XT – a multisport GPS watch with advanced running dynamics and connected features. Recording detailed metrics for swimming, biking and running, the Forerunner 920XT is qualified to take elite and beginner athletes’ training to the next level. Its slim profile and hinged watch bands offer a