13-year-old boy runs 100 miles in Quarantine Backyard Ultra

April 7th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Ben Tidwell started the Quarantine Backyard Ultra with his father, but when his dad dropped out, he kept going for 18 more hours


Mike Wardian runs 63 laps for 422K to win the Quarantine Backyard Ultra

April 7th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

After over 50 hours and 300 kilometres of racing, the American ultrarunner won the virtual race


Florida man completes solo 100-mile charity run

March 29th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

David Kilgore ran 100 miles to raise money for small businesses and healthcare workers in New York City


Run a virtual ultramarathon with Dave Proctor

March 23rd, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The Quarantine Backyard Ultra is a chance to race for free this spring


What’s next for Jim Walmsley?

March 3rd, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The ultra runner just completed his debut marathon, but he’s planning to get back to longer races


German ultrarunner sets treadmill 50K record

February 27th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Florian Neuschwander ran 50K in 2:57:25, beating the previous record by a minute and a half


What an elite ultramarathoner eats in a day

February 24th, 2020 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Health & Nutrition | No Comments »

The very long and calorie-dense list of foods the Camille Herron consumes to fuel her training


Marisa Lizak wins Desert Solstice outright, sets age group record

December 15th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Lizak ran 238.32 kilometres in 24 hours, setting a new US F40-44 record


Canada’s Catrin Jones snags top 10 Comrades finish

June 9th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

South Africa’s Gerda Steyn smashed the “up” course record by more than 10 minutes


The Shakeout Podcast: 12 Ultra’s, 12 countries, 5 continents: One woman’s goal to run the world

January 8th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Three years ago Rachel Sklar decided to run her first marathon. The ghostwriter from Thornhill had a background in the combat sport of Muay Thai but was far from an experienced runner. That all changed […]


WATCH: Canadian Death Race winner Jayden Dalke

November 30th, 2018 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

This video may inspire you to run an ultramarathon. Registration for The Canadian Death Race opens December 1, 2018.


Gary Robbins just did the most Canadian thing ever

October 14th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The runner and race director announced on Instagram and Twitter that he realized his 2014 FKT from the Howe Sound Crest Trail was an illegitimate record