Posts Categorized: Results

Vadeboncoeur and Kaulinaite Prevail as USATF 100km Road Champions

The following article was written by USATF Mountain/Ultra/Trail liaison Lin Gentling and features the 2024 USATF 100km Road Championships. Featured photo is race director Nora Bird. There are two things in our lives that are guarantees; taxes and death. I would propose to add another to that short list and that would be inconsistent spring… Read more »

Inaugural Natro@Soboba Races a Success

The following article features the inaugural Natro@Soboba races and was written by Scott Mills. This article first appeared in the spring 2024 issue of Trail Times quarterly newsletter. Race Director Sheldon Subith created, organized, and hosted the inaugural Natro@Soboba 5-kilometer and 25-kilometer races on the Soboba Indian Rezervation (near San Jacinto, CA), on February 24,… Read more »

2024 Catalina Island Marathon

On the 75-minute ferry ride from Long Beach Harbor to Catalina Island’s port town of Avalon, I lost my voice as I strained to talk over the roaring engines on the deck of the Catalina Express. I was headed over to the island 26 miles off the shore of Los Angeles with friend and colleague,… Read more »

2024 WSSF World Snowshoe Championships Results

The following release featuring the U.S. Snowshoe Team is published with permission from Mark Elmore, US Snowshoe Association. Photos provided by Team USSSA. Picos de Europa Mountains | Fuente de’, Spain – Athletes from Spain, the USA, Italy, France, Great Britain, Argentina, India, Canada, and Sweden recently attended the World Snowshoe Federation World Snowshoe Championships at Fuente… Read more »

INOV8 Athlete Jack Scott Smashes 268-Mile Spine Race Record

Announcement from longtime American Trail Running Association (ATRA) member INOV8. Photos by: INOV8. History was made at the 2024 Spine Race with winner Jack Scott smashing the course record by more than 10 hours. The INOV8 athlete completed the 268-mile winter race, widely regarded as one of the toughest endurance events in the world, in an… Read more »

U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials Qualifiers who also run trails

The following article was compiled by ATRA team member Andy Wacker and features trail and mountain runners who have qualified to race in the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials. Featured photo of Rachel Drake racing in Argentina at the 2019 World Mountain Running Championships. Every four years, USATF holds a championship-style race where the top three… Read more »

Moab Trail Marathon Race Experience

The following article was written by Becca Bishop who shares her experience from the 2023 Moab Trail Marathon. Becca is an oncology Physician Assistant at the Boise VA and an avid trail runner. She and her husband are both Marine Corps veterans. They share three kids, two dogs, a cat, a mule and a donkey,… Read more »

Mannhard and Giblin Win the 40th Annual Life Time Leadville Trail 100 Run

Announcement from American Trail Running Association (ATRA) Double Track member Life Time Events – Leadville Race Series. Photos by Life Time Events. Leadville, Colo., – Celebrating its 40th year, the world-famous Leadville Trail 100 Run presented by La Sportiva race returned to Leadville this weekend, the pinnacle finale event of the 2023 Leadville Race Series. Event owner and producer, Life… Read more »

Life Time Silver Rush 50 Welcomes More Than 1,600 Runners and Riders to the Beautiful Leadville High Country

Announcement from American Trail Running Association (ATRA) Double Track member Life Time Events – Leadville Race Series. Featured Photo by Life Time Events. Leadville, Colo. – The Life Time Silver Rush 50 Run presented by La Sportiva and Stages Cycling Silver Rush 50 MTB events, owned and produced by Life Time (NYSE: LTH), took place on back-to-back days this weekend,… Read more »

Battling Snow and Cold Temperatures, Pell, Spillman, and Clark Took First Place at the Leadville Trail Marathon

Announcement from American Trail Running Association (ATRA) Double Track member Life Time Events – Leadville Race Series. Featured Photo by Life Time Events. Leadville, Colo. – The Leadville Trail Marathon and Heavy Half presented by La Sportiva, owned and produced by Life Time, welcomed a field of approximately 1500 runners representing all 50 states and six countries, to Leadville’s high country… Read more »

Stuart Terrill and Mary Kate McElroy Crowned Champions at the 2023 Collegiate Trail Running National Championship

Announcement from American Trail Running Association (ATRA) partner Collegiate Running Association (CRA). Southeast Ohio Trail Runners (SEOTR) is an ATRA member. Athens, Ohio – The Collegiate Running Association (CRA) and the Southeastern Ohio Trail Runners (SEOTR) successfully hosted the highly anticipated Collegiate Trail Running National Championship at Strouds Run State Park in Athens, Ohio with… Read more »

Grayson Murphy and Joseph Gray earn USATF Vertical Mountain Running Championship Titles

Grayson Murphy and Joseph Gray earn USATF Vertical Mountain Running Championship Titles Team USA – Vertical Mountain – is finalized for Austria At today’s — Saturday, April 29 — USATF Vertical Mountain Running Championships, Grayson Murphy and Joseph Gray earned titles for their respective wins in the USATF Championships division. The Sunapee Scramble hosted the… Read more »

Drew Holmen and Erin Clark win Lake Sonoma 50 Titles

It was perfect weather for the 281 runners who toed the line at the 14th edition of the Lake Sonoma 50 miler in Healdsburg, California today, Saturday, April 8. Temperatures were in the 40s under overcast skies at the 6:30 am start, a welcome respite from the rain-soaked day runners in the inaugural Trail Sisters… Read more »

2022 WSSF World Snowshoe Championships Results

Copahue Extremo | Caviahue—Neuquen—Buenos Aires, Argentina Photos from Copahue Extremo [Facebook] September 1st – 4th, 2022 Senior Men’s 12.7km Podium & Top Ten (195 athletes) GOLD – Javier Carriqueo ARG 57:10 SILVER – Roberto Ruiz SPAIN 58:14 BRONZE – Eric Hartmark USA 59:59 4th Stephane Ricard FRANCE 1:01.03 5th Carlos Becerra ARG 1:01.57 6th Angulo… Read more »

Independence Day Kick-off at the Dynafit Vail HillClimb

It’s July and that means trail, mountain and ultra running are in full swing both nationally and internationally! On July 2nd on the U.S. east coast, the USATF Mountain Running Championships at Whiteface Mountain in New York’s Adirondack Mountains decided the US Mountain Running Team, as Tabor Hemming and Andy Wacker captured national championship titles…. Read more »

Vermont 50: Trail Run and Cycle Through The Green Mountains

Vermont 50

Story and photos by American Trail Running Association contributor Peter Maksimow. The 29th annual Vermont 50 Mountain Bike and Ultra Run set off during a dreary and damp Sunday morning on September 26, in the small village of Brownsville, Vermont. Both runner and cyclist competed side-by-side in the misty darkness, as waves began at 6:00… Read more »