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Making of the USATF Club XC Course

So, it’s one thing to put on an ultra race or trail race and it turns out that it’s quite another to put on a USATF Club XC National Championships. Not to worry, I’m recuperating well after a few nights … Continue reading

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Mt. Washington and Everything in Between

Colds suck. When I have a race I like to be on. With a cold it’s usually followed by several up and down races and it’s never confidence building. Almost makes me feel human, which also sucks, because we’re inherently … Continue reading

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Double Double

I’m still dreaming of that In n Out Burger we passed on the way to the SLC airport this morning. For those of you In n Out fans you’ll get the “double” entendre of the title. Anyway, onto more pressing … Continue reading

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Quick Championship Weekend Recap

Another big weekend for Montrail athletes on both sides of the country.  We’ll deliver more stories throughout the week, and will hope to hear from Max himself, but for now, here’s the scoop: HUGE congratulations to Max King, who this … Continue reading

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World Mountain Running Champs

Albania is a great place to hold a championships. It’s one of those countries that I’m not likely to travel to unless I have a good reason. The World Mountain Running Champs gave me a good reason. Most of you … Continue reading

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2 Weekends, 5 Races, and 4 Burritos

It was tough but rewarding last two weekends of racing. Bear with me, this is going to be a long post. I wouldn’t normally recommend five races in such a short time span but it all came together sort of … Continue reading

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USATF XC Championships

I hope you don’t mind me writing about an event slightly out of realm of trail and ultra running. I’d like to think it’s pretty close requiring some of the same skills and technical moves, and after all it’s still … Continue reading

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Dakota Jones Takes 2nd Place at Highly Competitive White River 50

Congratulations to Dakota Jones.  The kid can flat out run!  19 years old and with two major 50 mile victories already this year, Dakota raced the White River 50 on Saturday, which hosted this year’s USATF 50 mile championship.  In … Continue reading

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Annette Bednosky Crowned 100-Mile Champion at Burning River 100

With a smoking fast course record time of 16:44:21 on Saturday at the Burning River 100 in Ohio, Annette Bednosky was crowned the USATF 100 mile female champion and caps off a big month in a big way. A month … Continue reading

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Congratulations Max King, 2010 Trail 1/2 Marathon National Champion!

Max King laid it down on Sunday at the Dirty Half trail half marathon in Bend, OR.  The race was the USATF Trail 1/2 Marathon National Championship and brought out some incredible talent. Max had a great day and won … Continue reading

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