UltraRunning Magazine today announced the launch of the UltraRunning Race Series (“URS”), a North American ultrarunning series that scores every North American participant in every North American ultra. Scoring is based on several factors, including finishing time and place, race length, number of participants, and strength of field, and is retroactive to May 1, 2015.
While it’s easy to convince ourselves that only super humans can climb the Seven Summits and complete Badwater Quads (584 miles back and forth from Badwater Basin to the summit of Mount Whitney), the endurance athletes we met at the 2nd annual National Endurance Sports Summit (NESS), hosted by Team U at Princeton University, reminded us that when one has the will, there’s most often a way.
RunSocial, the pioneer in mixed reality running technology with a mission to make indoor running more fun, is now giving one lucky winner the chance to go from the treadmill to one of the wonderful locations that are featured in the app. The heart of RunSocial is interactive 3D high definition videos, which allow runners
The 28th IAU 100km World Championships will take place on 12th September 2015 in Winschoten, the Netherlands. The race will also have several concurrent championships, namely, the 23rd European Championships, 100km World Masters Championships and the Dutch Championships. In the absence of world champions Max King and Ellie Greenwood from Doha 2014, we will be
On Labor Day Weekend, the Fred Deadman Park in Manchester, Tennessee will play host to the greatest field of American ultramarathon runners ever assembled…. 30 years too late. In a unique format, where every runner is allotted the same number of hours to run as their age in years, the winner will be the runner
Tamalpa Runners, Inc., Marin’s largest running club, will present the Tamalpa Headlands 50k trail race on Saturday August 29th, 2015. Designated this year’s USATF 50K Trail National Championship, the race has attracted an outstanding elite field. It starts and finishes at Santos Meadow, located between Muir Woods National Monument Park and Muir Beach. The course