UltraRunning September 2004

t10

FEATURES
10 UR Profile: Mohican 100 Mile Winner Eric Grossman
13 Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run
14 Jurek Streaks to Sixth Straight Western States Win in Record Time. By John Trent
16 From the Pack: A Success Story. By Steve Reagan
17 Notes in the Margin. By John Medinger
18 Western Outtakes
20 Western States Quote Book
70 Six Bridges: The Wonder of It All. By Albert J. Toth

COLUMNS
6 Experiment of One: Ultrarunning Questions and Answers. By Shawn McDonald
8 The Science of Ultrarunning: Can Ultras Make You Sick? By David C. Nieman
28 Women’s View: The Ups and Downs of the Vermont 100. By Ellen McCurtin
60 Middle of the Pack: Kevan Matthews. By Greg Loomis
69 On the Go: Quick Shots. By Ed Tyanich

AT THE RACES
Reports and results
15 Western States 100 Mile
22 Vermont 100 Mile
30 Hardrock Hundred
34 Bighorn 100 Mile, 50 Mile, 50 Km
40 Mohican 100 Mile
42 San Juan Solstice 50 Mile
43 Squaw Peak 50 Mile
45 Wyoming Double Marathon
46 Jim Bridger 50 Km
46 Bethel Moonlight Boogie
47 Shadow of Giants 50 Km
47 Shafer Butte 52 Mile Endurance Run
48 Carmel Valley 50 Km
48 Mount Diablo Summer 50 Km
48 Skyline Ridge 50 Km
48 Angel Island 50 Km
49 Superior Trail 50 Km
49 Big Butt 50 Km
51 FANS 24 and 12 Hour
53 Highlands Sky 40 Mile
54 Berryman 50 Mile
54 Darkside Eight Hour
55 Laurel Highlands 70 Mile
56 Mont-Royal Summit Quest 50 Km
56 Big Sky 50 Mile
56 PENNAR 40 Mile
57 Rattlesnake 50 Km
57 Starr Wilderness 50 Km
57 Holcomb Valley 33 Mile
58 Mother’s Day Six Hour
59 San Juan Trail 50 Km

DEPARTMENTS
2 Chatter
4 UR Letters and Briefs
62 UR Calendar

COVER
Winner Paul Sweeney arrives at the finish line of the Hardrock Hundred to the cheers of the crowd.

PHOTO
Silverton Standard and The Miner