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  • Ultra Challenge: The Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc

    Ultra Challenge: The Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc

    The Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc is an ultramarathon that takes place over the last weekend of August. If you search carefully enough you’ll indeed discover trail races with longer distances or greater altitude gain. But you won’t discover a race with a more competitive field, because the world’s best trail runners converge from five continents to […] More

  • Pikes Peak Marathon 2015

    Pikes Peak Marathon 2015

    Manitou Springs, CO Pikes Peak Marathon 2015 August 16th 2015 If the ascent—a gain of more than 7,800 feet over 13.32 miles that takes most participants as long as a flatland marathon—doesn’t kill you, the descent, which covers the same stretch of Barr Trail in reverse, just might. Oh, lightning can come out of nowhere too. But […] More