Archive for the ‘TRC Featured Trail Race’ Category

17th Annual Holcomb Valley Trail Run

17th Annual Holcomb Valley Trail Run

Established in 1997 Holcomb Valley Trail Runs take place on the famous Pacific Coast Trail. Holcomb Valley Trail Runs offer spectacular views of Big Bear Lake, the San Gorgonio Wilderness and Big Bear Mountain Ski Resorts.

TrailFactor 50k, Half Marathon, & 5-miler

TrailFactor 50k, Half Marathon, & 5-miler

Trail:   A mark or a series of signs or objects left behind by the passage of someone or something Factor:  One that actively contributes to an accomplishment, result, or process Put those two together and you have TrailFactor:  A Portland, Oregon-based trail running group that regularly gathers for group runs, social meet-ups, trail maintenance, and micro […]

Alaska…The Great Trail Running Frontier

Alaska…The Great Trail Running Frontier

It’s bigger than anything you’ve ever seen.  It’s massive.  It’s wild.  It’s incredible. Bears. Moose. Snow capped peaks. And very, very few people.  (but they do have Geoff Roes!) Alaska is an adventurers’ dream.  A playground of wilderness, abound with outdoor pleasures, experiences and challenges. In a full disclosure I have an affinity for Alaska […]

Worth the Hurt

Worth the Hurt

The number of charity walks, runs, biking, tri and endurance related events has grown into the tens of thousands. You can find an event for any worthy cause you can think of; cancer, diabetes, aids, the hungry, the homeless, animal rescue shelters, domestic violence, school fund raisers, prevent underage drinking, etc. The list goes on […]

Bulldog 50K

Bulldog 50K

Come run in the beautiful scenic Santa Monica Mountains recreational area beginning at our base camp in Malibu Creek State Park, Malibu California. The Bulldog is a RRCA Regional Championship Race for the 50K. This is the original “Bulldog Trail Run”; accept no imitations!

Flagstaff Marathon

Flagstaff Marathon

The Flagstaff Marathon is 100% off-road with varying (single-track, cross-country, dirt roads) terrain. The course ranges from 8000 feet to 8600 feet above sea level and has been described as the most scenic and difficult marathon in the Southwest.

Indiana Trail 100

Indiana Trail 100

The inaugural Indiana Trail 100 is the only 100 mile trail race in the state of Indiana and will be held at Chain O’ Lakes State Park in Albion, Indiana on April 20-21, 2013.

The Zane Grey 50 Mile Endurance Run 2012 Video

The Zane Grey 50 Mile Endurance Run 2012 Video

Watching an ultra unfold is an interesting and entirely different experience than running one.  Seeing the nervous looks on runner’s faces, the smiles on friends faces in the early stages then the strains of fatigue in the latter ones.  It’s nothing short of a journey and an experience unlike many others. As a continuation of […]

Thunderbolt Creek 50K and 50K Relay

Thunderbolt Creek 50K and 50K Relay

Thunderbolt Creek is an out and back 50k on a very scenic non-technical trail with approximately 3000-4000 feet of climbing and maybe the fastest trail 50k in Montana! If you love trail running this is a must for your calendar.

Zane Grey 50M – An Interview with Race Director Joe Galope

Zane Grey 50M – An Interview with Race Director Joe Galope

The Zane Grey 50 Mile Endurance Race is entering its 23rd running on April 21st in northeastern Arizona.  Renowned, notorious, infamous, no matter what you call it, the race has earned its title as one of the toughest 50 Mile races in the country.  With the race kicking off with another stellar field we wanted […]