The Barkley Fall Classic Race Report – Brendan Gilpatrick

Race: The Barkley Fall Classic Runner: Coach Brendan Gilpatrick Race Date: 09/17/2022 Location: Frozen Head State Park, TN Results: 6th Overall Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7828124823#kudos 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Chance to run in a place with a long history in ultrarunning. The unknown. With not knowing … Read more

Dinosaur Half Marathon Race Report – Sanne Lansink

Race: Dinosaur Half Marathon Runner: Coach Sanne Lansink Race Date: 09/11/2022 Location: Drumheller AB, Canada Results: 7th female finisher, 2nd in Category 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The race has amazing views of the Drumheller Valley and Provincial park. Each year the race starts in the brisk … Read more

Rock n’ Roll Washington Half Marathon Race Report – Brian Comer

Race: Rock ‘N’ Roll Washington Half Marathon Runner: Coach Brian Comer Race Date: 09/04/2022 Location: Bellevue, Washington Results: https://www.runrocknroll.com/washington-results?mkt_tok=MTI0LVFWRy03MzgAAAGGs0FKVlGGbTJexoRgRFjk8EDfDNRz5X2Q4tZRCAjPMlnctNb2PLih4RYw_kZRTKsKhafCx7-SIggF_EFgtnXVtJqb9HWxtaA5YJ_C490L-dEwCGvR Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7753992061/overview 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Very well run event from expo to race day. Lots of positive energy and vibes in addition to course … Read more

Vertigo Night Runs 10k

Race: Vertigo Night Runs 10k Runner: Renee Gale Race Date: 08/20/2022 Location: White Tank Mountain Regional Park Results: 41 of 123 overall, 7 of 54 gender Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7672869333 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? This race had a variety of steep washes, rocky terrain, and nice … Read more

Santa Rosa Marathon Race Report – Bryan Gray

Race: Santa Rosa Marathon Runner: Bryan Gray Race Date: 08/28/2022 Location: Santa Rosa, CA Results: https://raceday.enmotive.com/#/events/2022-santa-rosa-marathon/registrants/d8fc3115-c768-4bb3-8802-3acf577d528a Strava Activity Link: https://strava.app.link/T2f9XXNORsb 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Flat course, almost all along a creek or through vineyards Weather this year was perfect (not always perfect at this venue) At … Read more

Tejas Trails Cap’n Karl’s 20k Race Report – Ryan Sheehy

Race: Tejas Trails Cap’n Karl’s Reveille Peak Ranch 20k Runner: Ryan Sheehy Race Date: 08/27/2022 Location: Burnet, TX Results: 3rd Place Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7712071346 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The night time race is always a fun aspect, it gets you in a different environment under … Read more

Tiger Mountain Trail 12k Race Report – Chanelle Lansley

Race: Tiger Mountain Trail Run, 12k Runner: Chanelle Lansley Race Date: 08/20/2022 Location: Tiger Mountain State Forest, Issaquah, WA Results: 1:16:44 Elapsed Time, 1st place Female, 9th place overall Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7671456506 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The organizers and volunteers were great! There was a … Read more

Habanero 100 (20k) Race Report – Lydia Schrandt

Race: Habanero 100 (20k) Runner: Lydia Schrandt Race Date: 08/20/2022 Location: Cat Spring, Texas Results: https://ultrasignup.com/live/live.htm?dtid=46073 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The crazy challenge of the whole thing The stellar volunteers and well-stocked aid stations General tailgating race atmosphere Not so much – Aspects of the race … Read more

Run Larapinta Stage Race Report – Tom Scott

Race: Run Larapinta Stage Race Runner: Coach Tom Scott Race Date: 08/12/2022 Location: Alice Springs, Australia Results: 1st Overall, Long Course Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7645272977 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The other runners – the camaraderie amongst all the participants was the best I’ve ever experienced, and … Read more

Volcanic 50k Race Report – Nate Orf

Race: Volcanic 50k Runner: Nate Orf Race Date: 08/06/2022 Location: Mt. St. Helens, WA Results: https://ultrasignup.com/m_results_event.aspx?did=88715#id2013626 Strava Activity Link: https://strava.app.link/dref5oFcvsb 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Well organized, great volunteers, and incredible scenery Weird factor – What’s the weirdest thing about this race? Some light rappelling and lots … Read more

Lake Merced Half Marathon Race Report – Bryan Gray

Race: Lake Merced Half Marathon Runner: Bryan Gray Race Date: 08/07/2022 Location: Lake Merced, San Francisco, CA Results: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vQV-ST6MSE0eIb4TI95gGJGn0ttkfDRDw37vt1nTtJMs_kj3m9aIs2ZIYl9-3DTcHfWBCz4K2uJbAW-/pubhtml# Strava Activity Link: https://strava.app.link/bROJTRTxksb 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Cool weather in August Very friendly event staff Only $10 to enter Not so much – Aspects of the … Read more

Burning River 100 Race Report – Ted Bross

Race: Burning River 100 Runner: Ted Bross Race Date: 07/30/2022 Location: Akron, OH Results: https://runsignup.com/Race/Results/13735#resultSetId-330834;perpage:10 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/athletes/19070752 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? I started with my friend Chad and was able to run step-for-step with him the entire race; we crossed the line hand-in-hand. The … Read more

Trial of Miles 5k on the Beach Race Report – Kate Newman

Race: Trial of Miles 5K on the Beach Runner: Kate Newman Race Date: 07/22/2022 Location: New York City (Rockaway Beach) Results: 20:45 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7512362311 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? I loved having a separate men’s and women’s race. There were a lot of photographers because … Read more

Trail du Bout du Monde 57k Race Report – Eric Ahern

Race: Trail du Bout du Monde 57km Runner: Coach Eric Ahern Race Date: 07/10/2022 Location: Brest, France Results: 6:31, 128th out of 500 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7446083118 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Incredible views along the coast. Efficient, well-stocked aid stations (very important because it was warm). … Read more

Ryan Shay Mile Race Report – Matt Cooper

Race: Ryan Shay Mile Runner: Coach Matt Cooper Race Date: 07/23/2022 Location: Charlevoix, Michigan Results: 4th place, 3:56.41 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7516054883 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Competitive Field Great atmosphere Fun course Not so much – Aspects of the race that didn’t do it for you … Read more

Cirque Series: A-Basin (Arapahoe Basin) Sky Race Report – Samantha Giordano

Race: Cirque Series: A-Basin (Arapahoe Basin) Sky Runner: Samantha Giordano Race Date: 09/04/2021 Location: Arapahoe Basin Ski Resort – Colorado Results: 1:57:01 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/5906370049 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The community – such an awesome, high energy, super passionate and NICE community of runners. The … Read more

Tracksmith Twilight 5000 Race Report – John Alcantara

Race: Tracksmith Twilight 5000 Runner: John Alcantara Race Date: 07/15/2022 Location: Montrose Track Results: 22:07 Third place in my heat 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? Motivation, community and the vibes Weird factor – What’s the weirdest thing about this race? Hahahaha little kids running on the course … Read more

Mt. Hood 25k Race Report – Smantha Giordano

Race: Mt. Hood 25K Runner: Samantha Giordano Race Date: 07/10/2022 Location: Timothy Lake / Mt. Hood National Forest, Oregon Results: 3:01:11 Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/7448530298/overview 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? The Course: it was so beautiful and just the perfect blend of technical and fast. Really beginner-friendly … Read more