Tag Archives: Matt Hart

Tahoe Rim Trail 100 Race Report

  The coolest belt buckle I’ve earned thus far The short version: I finally won a 100 miler. The long version: When a monkey climbs down off your back he leaves a mark. In learning about the race it was … Continue reading

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Will Dakota Jones Break the Zion Traverse Record?

The Trans-Zion Trek (sometimes also called the “Zion Traverse”) is a 48-mile route across Zion National Park in Southwestern Utah. It runs from Lee Pass in the Kolob Canyons section of the park, to the East Entrance Trailhead, though stunning … Continue reading

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The Long Trail – 273 Miles of Vermont Backcountry

Update: Matt Hart has decided against running the Long Trail, as it’s currently unpassable in the wake of hurricane Irene.  Thus, he’ll set his sights on the New Hampshire section of the Appalachian Trail, 161 miles of rugged and mountainous … Continue reading

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Results from the Weekend – Hardrock 100 and more

In his first attempt at running the Hardrock 100, the race that inspired his ultrarunning career and features almost 34,000 feet of elevation gain, 20-year old Montrail athlete Dakota Jones finished 2nd on Saturday in a time of 27:10.  With … Continue reading

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Montrail Athletes to Tackle Hardrock 100, Badwater

The famed and daunting Hardrock 100 starts today, Friday July 8th in Silverton, Colorado.  The race features mega climbing amongst the San Juan Mountains, to the tune of 44,000 feet of elevation gain at an average altitude of 11,186 feet.  … Continue reading

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