Mike slept like a baby last night! I have known Mike for years and we have often laughed at his typical 4-hours a night sleep… He was in his sleeping bag not long after 8pm after day-1 and then had …
As we departed from his car, Ted Winters, 78, hunched over, shuffled with determination toward the trailhead, saying, “It ain’t gonna be speedy, but we’re gonna get there.” We were … Continue reading "Ted Winters’ Long Run"
The Western States 100 began as a horse race between Lake Tahoe and Auburn, California, but as runners slowly began to join the horses in the 70s, it became the first American trail ultramarathon and … Continue reading "Watch: Francois D’Haene Readies for Western States"
We are days away from the 2016 Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run. Here at GU, we’ll be cheering for all of the runners brave enough to tackle the 100 mile distance, but we are particularly excited for the four GU Crew runners toeing the line. Follow the coverage Saturday morning here. Magda Boulet – Defending champion, […]