28 Feb 2024

John Calabrese

TWOT 100

In the latest installment of Calabrese Corner, John Calabrese reports on his successful completion of four loops of TWOT, one of the more magnificent achievements that any long distance runner may hope to achieve in their lifetime on the trails!

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31 Jan 2024

John Calabrese

Willis River

In the latest installment of the Calabrese Corner, John Calabrese managed to emerge from the bogs of central Virginia and submit the following report on his run at the Willis River 50k, held on Sunday January 28, 2024

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24 Dec 2023

Sophie Speidel

Hellgate 100K: 20 Years of Heaven, Hell, and Horton Miles

Hellgate. It is a very special race. Sophie Speidel had a very special experience running the 2023 edition on December 9; in fact, she has had numerous very special experiences on this devilish course. Soph shares her thoughts here.

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7 Dec 2023

Dani Sevil

Best Crew Ever … And The Perogies! A Devil Dog Story.

Another runner who participated in the Devil Dog races over the weekend of December 2-3, 2023 has reported in on her experience. First-time 100 mile runner, and, after Devil Dog, first-time winner Dani Sevel has shared her first race report.

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5 Dec 2023

Tracy Cooley

Crazy Good Potato Soup (but No Warm Hat) at the Devil Dog 100k

In December 2023 the Devil Dog races (100 miler, 100k and now also a 50k) in Prince William Forest Park changed hands after 7 years under the direction of founder Toni Becerra. By all accounts, the new RDs (Pat Early, Justin Contois and Wes Faulk), did an admirable job in their inaugural year. And lo and behold we have THIS account of the 100k race from Tracy Cooley.

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25 Nov 2023

John Calabrese

61st Annual JFK 50 Mile

John Calabrese and Denise Freeman raced the nation’s oldest ultramarathon, the JFK 50 Miler, on Saturday 18 November 2023, and have kindly shared a report on their race experience.

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1 Oct 2023

John Calabrese

City Invincible Race Report

Our running correspondent, John Calabrese, took a week off from racing on trails to race around a track. It went better than anticipated, as John came away from his loops around the 400 meter oval outside of Philly having not only covered over 100 miles in 24 hours, but also with the overall win! Here is his report on the first ever ultramarathon to be held in the city of Camden, over the weekend of September 30th.

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28 Sep 2023

Sophie Speidel

Find Your Pacer: In a 100 Mile Race and in Life

The first “Grindstone Trail Running Festival by UTMB” was held over the weekend of September 22-24, 2023. Sophie Speidel has written a post-race report from her perspective as a pacer for fellow Charlottesvillian Steve Combs, with a focus on pacing as an experience.

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19 Sep 2023

Deb Cawthorn

Pine to Palm 100 Race Report

Fresh off a 31 hour finish at the MMT 100 in 2023, Deb Cawthorn made plans to tackle her annual Western 100 miler. For this year, that was the Pine to Palm 100 in the Siskiyou Mountains of southwestern Oregon. Deb had an outstanding race and shares her story with us here.

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19 Sep 2023

Heather Dougherty

Wasatch!

Heather Dougherty strung together her remembrances from her great race out west at the Wasatch Front 100 Mile Endurance Run. We pick up her story on race morning out in Salt Lake City, Utah, early on Friday September 8, 2023 …

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