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Dragonflies flitted above weary runners lying in the grass within the Placer High School track like forgotten rag dolls. Families braved the heat to support their broken-down kin, bringing water, … Continue reading "Wisdom"

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Here are the results of the independent Western States Endurance Run (WSER) Runner Survey from the June 23-24, 2018 race, conducted by ultralive.net. WSER runner registration takes place in Squaw Valley Friday before race day and 2018 allowed for another year of the ultralive survey team to be in position. Runners are happy to participate […]

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This article originally appeared in the 2018 WSER Race Program and was written by Joe Steinmetz, WSER Ham Radio Coordinator One of the most challenging aspects of the Western States Endurance Run is its rugged, remote trails, most dating back to the Gold Rush era. As much as these trails pose a challenge for the […]

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It was her first miler, and what a place to do it, Western States 100. But that didn’t stop 22 year old Lucy Bartholomew from running the race she dreamed of running. She took it out from the front early Read More ...

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It was a weekend of big racing with the likes of Western States 100, Ultra Trail Lavaredo and if you didn’t know, the 20-year-old men’s 100km world record was broken in Japan this weekend as well! Starting off with the Read More ...

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2018 was a HOT year for Western States 100.  All runners experienced ups and downs….literally and figuratively.  Despite the blistering hear, 2018 had the highest finish rate since 2012, which had record LOW temperatures. Jim Walmsley broke Timmy Olsen‘s fastest time set in 2012. Courtney Dauwalter laid down the second fastest women’s time in her […]

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At 5:00am PDT, the shotgun will sound in Squaw Valley unleashing 379 fortunate runners on their 100.2 mile journey to Auburn. Andy Jones-Wilkins and Sally McRae join The Nation to review the race and teach us who to watch. We wish all 379 the a best performance and experience that they will never forget. Billy […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: John Trent, media relations, (775) 842-4871, press@wser.org WIDE OPEN MEN’S AND WOMEN’S RACES HIGHLIGHT WESTERN STATES 2018 Deep fields for both women’s and men’s race should make for memorable 2018 WSER The talent level for any year at the Western States Endurance Run is usually exceptional, and the women’s and men’s […]

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Of the 63 runners who toed the line at the first official Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run, five were women. Pat Smythe was the first women to finish and win the race, with a time … Continue reading "The Queen, Powerhouse, Gazelle and… Lauren Pearch"

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It's time for the big dance, the sprint, or whatever you want to call it. We give our Aussie and Kiwi perspective for the WSER100 this weekend.

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Andy Jones-Wilkins and our Irish lucky charm, Donna Nì Cuarta, join us from Tahoe to plan Fact or Fiction, a fun conversation of common (and not so common) myths related to running, endurance, and health. Andy is in Tahoe participating in a CTS Ultrarunning camp and Donna is acclimating to the area as she prepares to run […]

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