Despite cancellation, some still ran Caballo Blanco Ultramarathon

There has been much confusion over whether or not the 13th annual Caballo Blanco Ultramarathon ran this year. The race, […]

Ultramarathon Caballo Blanco cancelled due to drug murders

The ultramarathon founded by the late Micah True, the Ultramarathon Caballo Blanco, was cancelled over the weekend due to a […]

Stronger = Longer?

I had always been into barefooting as a way to develop strong blister-free feet and generally strengthen the legs, but as I experimented with barefoot running, I began to think that there was more to running injury free than simply losing the shoes. Together with Amy Barnett, who handled strength and conditioning for Adrenaline Rush Athletics in Calgary we designed a study to test the role core strength played in maintaining a natural running gait and preventing breakdown and injury over distance.