Category: Ultra Marathon
New Running Shoe is Changing the Pace
Dropping the pace is every runner’s wish, and new technology from Nike is answering that call.
Sun Protection Gear – Long Sleeves
Long-sleeved options for sun-savvy runners.
Run on the Left
In most places, when there is no sidewalk or path available, pedestrians are to move toward oncoming traffic on the far left side of the roadway.
It All Started Because of a Dog…
“I love to run. I want to take him running with me everyday. He will motivate me.”
Coach Spotlight – Jen DeSalvo, a Girl on the Run
Thanks, Girls on the Run Chicago, for having me! I absolutely love being a Girls on the Run Coach, and in the story linked below, I talk all about it! Running has always been something that I enjoy doing. It is one of the only activities where a person can set his or her own…
My First 100 Mile Ultra – Potawatomi 100 Race Report
“Man, I hope that I can be there to see you finish. I just want to see you finish your first one-hundred.”
After ALS, Ultra-Marathoner Now Runs Only in His Mind – Reblog from DNAinfo.com Chicago
“I just hope that I can come to Pot[awatomi] to see you finish. I just want to see you finish your first hundred.” – Alfredo
Enjoy the Ride; The Road to 100 Miles – Week 1 Recap
Here’s just a few highlights from runs throughout the first week of #100MileTraining! Day 1 – I took Eve out with me for the first 3 days to run the first couple of miles with me. It was a great to have that back with her (I used to run with her ALL of the…
Enjoy the Ride: The Road to 100 Miles
They say that you aren’t a “real” ultrarunner until you’ve completed a 100-mile race. Since I’ve never been the type of person to claim that I am something that I am not, I decided to finally graduate to the status of a 100-mile starter (and hopefully finisher).
The Transition From 26.2 To Ultra – Volume 1
So you have just run a marathon. Whether it was your first one ever, or another finish to add to your long history of 26.2 finishes, you have decided that you want to take it just a little bit further. This first installment of “The Transition From 26.2 To Ultra,” is merely going to touch…