UltraRunning May 2003

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FEATURES
6 Melanoma: A Case for Early Detection by Gail Marino

ADVENTURE RACING

40 Ultrarunner to Adventure Racer in Six Months by Gordon Wright
42 UR Profile: Ultrarunner and Adventure Race Director Dan Barger
46 Smooth Transition: From Ultrarunning to Adventure Racing by Adam W. Chase
47 U.S. Adventure Races
48 Adventure Race Buyer’s Guide by Adam W. Chase

Adventure Run:
50 Tuscarora Trail: A Week of Heaven, A Week of Hell by Bethany Hunter
50 The Next Generation by Rebekah Trittipoe

AT THE RACES reports and results
10 Way Too Cool 50 Km
14 Crown King Scramble
16 Old Pueblo 50 Mile
17 Four Peaks Marathon
18 Susitna 100 Mile and 50 Km
19 Haag Lake 50 Km
20 Chuckanut 50 Km
21 Jed Smith Ultra Classic 50 Mile and
22 50 Km
23 Smuggler’s 50 Mile
24 Stevens Creek 50 Km
25 Rucky Chucky Roundabout 50 Km
26 Croom Trail 50 Mile and 50 Km
27 Houston Ultra Weekend
28 A-OK 50 Km
29 Grasslands 50 Mile
29 Padific Rim 24 Hour
30 Franklin Mountains 40 Mile and 26.7 Mile
31 Carl Touchstone Mississippi 50 Mile
31 and 50
33 Km
36 Fat Ass 50 Km, Missouri Version
38 Oak Moutain 50 Km
38 Mount Mitchell 50 Mile and Marathon
Kentucky Sojourn 51 and 37 Mile
Metyropolitan 50 Mile and Kurt Steiner 50 Km
Sylamore 50 Km

COLUMNS
5 Body Basics: Glucosamine by Jason Hodde
8 Experiment of One: Heads Up! by Kevin Setnes
9 Women’s View: Vacation by Janice Anderson
54 View from the Open Road: A Motley Crew by Gary Cantrell

DEPARTMENTS
2 Chatter
3 UR Letters
56 UR Calendar

COVER Way Too Cool 50 Km winner Uli Steidl.
PHOTO PatitucciPhoto.com