Posts Tagged ‘100 miles’

Western States 100 – Preparing for the Dream Run Part 2

Western States 100 – Preparing for the Dream Run Part 2

In “Western States 100 – Preparing for the Dream Run Part 1″ I discussed the physical categories of my training for this particular event. With the Western States Endurance Run (Western States 100) less than a week away, today in my follow up article I’ll continue to break down my preparations for the categories of […]

Western States 100 – Preparing for the Dream Run Part 1: Physical Training

Western States 100 – Preparing for the Dream Run Part 1: Physical Training

I call it the “Dream Run” because I have been visualizing this classic route and event for years. It finally manifested itself in December 2011 when I was pulled randomly in the lottery gaining entry for the coveted 2012 race. Anyone involved in the sport of ultrarunning probably knows Western States 100. In fact even […]

San Diego 100 – Race Report

San Diego 100 – Race Report

Some people run 5K’s, 10K’s, half marathons and marathons but for some reason unbeknown to me I have decided to run hundred mile races. I often find myself daydreaming during my long runs and I can’t ever seem to come up with a reason why I shouldn’t run hundreds except during the races themselves. I […]

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.

Black Hills 100

Black Hills 100

In short, we’re trail runners who wanted to show off our favorite trail to the rest of the world. We think it’s a pretty great piece of ground and we hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

Salt Flats 100 Mile Endurance Run

Salt Flats 100 Mile Endurance Run

Experience an Ultra Marathon through the stark, intimidating landscape that struck fear into the gold-rush wagon teams as they left the last water for 100 miles and entered a desert that at it’s whim could mire them down in mud while it simultaneously dehydrated and killed them.

Grindstone 100

Grindstone 100

Grit, endurance, temporary loss of sanity. You might need all of these if you want to attempt Grindstone. If you want to finish, well, just keep in mind this is, without a doubt, the hardest 100 miler east of the 100th meridian.