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It was a night he’d never forget. 15-year old Jacob Puzey was eating dinner at Union Station in Washington, DC while on a business trip with his dad when the unthinkable happened. There was a shooting in a nearby movie … Read the rest

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OdorKlenz makes products for all aspects of your life. Whether an athlete, pet owner or just a homeowner who likes to keep odors at bay, they have a product to fit whatever you need. They recently reached out to Trail Read the rest

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When people think of getting out in the mountains around Jackson, Wyoming, what do they think about? The Tetons and the Wind River Range are typically the first 2 areas that come to mind. If you are driving north on … Read the rest

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RuffWear is now offering a hands-free option for running on-leash while allowing runners to carry all the essentials for their time on the trail.  The Trail-Runner Belt is built with a bounce-free, load-dispersing design and comes equipped with a leash-attachment … Read the rest

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As my wife and I were planning our 15th year anniversary, we joked about the idea of traveling to Europe to escape the kids and run in the Alps. The idea seemed too far off to be possible. Plus, planning … Read the rest

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We are partnering with the Trans Rockies Run to host a contest. We are giving away an entry into the ‘Gu Run 3’ (3 day) Trans Rockies Run in July 2019.

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The two hottest GPS watches on the market right now are the Garmin Fenix 5X Plus and the Suunto 9. Both were released in Spring 2018 and are packed to the gills with cutting-edge features. Which multi-sport watch is the … Read the rest

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On August 30, Candice Burt completed the Wonderland trail in Mt. Rainier, Washington in record time – for the second time. 28 hours 45 minutes, 31 seconds later -after conquering fears trekking 95-miles, 25,000 feet of elevation gain – the … Read the rest

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Altra is making the new Lone Peak models their flagship trail shoes for 2018. They introduced new versions of the standard Lone Peak Mesh, Lone Peak RSM (Rain, Snow, & Mud – a member of their All Weather Series), … Read the rest

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A hat is a hat is a hat. At least that’s what we thought until we tried the hats by Sunday Afternoons.

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Last weekend 215 runners began the Tahoe 200, the 205-mile ultra marathon that circumnavigates Lake Tahoe, tasked the challenge of completing the race within 100 hours. 140 were able to complete the entire course in the allotted time. One of … Read the rest

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Without being too philosophical or cynical, the recounting of facts and telling of history has come into question over the last few years.  Because of this, it’s seemingly difficult to know how much embellishment, or even straight up fabrication, is Read the rest

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James Lawrence, “The Iron Cowboy”, is constantly striving to “Redefine the impossible”.  From completing 50 Ironman distance events in 50 states in 50 days to competing in the toughest triathlons throughout the world, James has continually strived to live by … Read the rest

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ANNECY, FRANCE — The fifth race of the Golden Trail Series, the notorious Ring of Steall in the Highlands of Scotland, is the most technical of the bunch. The race, which is part of a full weekend of racing near … Read the rest

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$129 – Printed Puffy Blanket          $99 – Original Puffy Blanket

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When you clicked on this article, you were probably looking to see if your favorite pair of kicks might be the ones that I would say are the best.

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A 28-year-old dentist from Belgium just completed the Appalachian Trail in record time. Not only did he beat it, but he crushed it by four days, finishing the 2190 mile journey in 41 days, 7 hrs and 39 minutes. This … Read the rest

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(Logan, UT — August 21, 2018) Altra’s Elite athlete Dave Mackey completed the final race of the grueling Leadville Race Series to achieve the coveted Leadman title. More impressive is the fact that Mackey, 48, completed the series only 20 … Read the rest

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The Trans Rockies Run – 6 day race has been one of the major bucket list items for me for several years now. As luck would have it, an opportunity to run the team event presented itself this year, so … Read the rest

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My fingers gripped securely along the knife-edge of rock, and I took comfort in the firm stay of my shoe rubber on the two-inch ledge. I could smell the heat coming off the slab as the newly-risen sun began to … Read the rest

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Over the last several years we at TAUR have reviewed most of the major compression companies on the market. Being able to test and review Ruhn Co. rounds out the opportunity to cover most of the top brands and … Read the rest

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Whether you’re out in the scorching sun, or the wet and cold, the new line from Columbia Montrail has some solid choices to add to your line up.

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*Craig has a degree in Zoology and has worked with one of the world’s leading Herpetologists.

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Doing long all day runs in the backcountry can be an incredible experience for any ultra runner looking for some adventure. Being able to see several miles of wild and rugged terrain with your running companions will be some of … Read the rest

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As Summer starts to settle in it’s time to re-evaluate our hydration needs. Not only does Summer bring higher temps, but also opportunities to travel farther into the back country, which means we need tools that can get us there … Read the rest

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It doesn’t matter if you’ve been brought out to Spain by Salomon to do an article and video on the Zegama-Aizkorri Marathon, if you get a chance to go run trails on the course, in the Pyrenees, you go.… Read the rest

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Every book about running is a biography or a how-to. It seems inconceivable that someone could write a compelling book of fiction that would absolutely be worth reading. However, Charles Ricciardi, author, and filmmaker has found a gem of a … Read the rest

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I’ve been to large sporting events before, heard the roar of the crowds as the thumping music echos overhead and the commentator bellows metaphors to increase the noise of the crowd even more.

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May 27th Basque Country Marathon will feature the sport’s best in most grand arena

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We are excited to partner with a bunch of killer brands to bring you the Memorial Day prize pack.

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It’s that time again, where we take the hottest shoes out right now and pit them against each other. We put shoes on a dozen different testers, representing brands from 7 different companies. This will be pour most exciting and … Read the rest

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The folks at Trail And Ultra Running aren’t a bunch of lazies. They aren’t stagnant businessmen who sit around all day trying to make money off of other people being fit. Like the members of this great community, TAUR co-owners, … Read the rest

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We’ve been partnering with Rylo for the last several weeks, testing and reviewing their new 360 camera. We came across Rylo at the Winter Outdoor Retailer trade show and were immediately impressed with the quality of the camera and the … Read the rest

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It was a Saturday afternoon, and I was sitting on my couch scrolling through my Instagram news feed. I saw picture after picture of good friends and acquaintances crossing the finish line of the Buffalo Run held on Antelope Island … Read the rest

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We all have that stretch of trail that we run, again and again, a ‘go-to’ for when we are short on time or just looking to push ourselves. Sometimes we feel great, we push every segment, legs feel strong and … Read the rest

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I’ve been doing some dry needling these last few months. After going through the process and experiencing some serious healing (both physical and emotional) it occurred to me to write about it.

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WORK, a non-profit whose mission “is to accompany families in Haiti out of poverty through good, dignified jobs.” WORK believes that every individual has potential and that “dignity is a human right.” They work to remove barriers and provide skills … Read the rest

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Altra Running released the newest version of their popular, versatile, low profile, and agile trail shoe, the Superior 3.5. Like all Altra shoes it features, Zero Drop™, the company’s signature FootShape™ Toe Box, the TrailClaw™ Outsole, and a flare on Read the rest

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Successful Utah Run for Clean Air Comes to Colorado in 2018

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