Monthly Archives: January 2011

America’s Best Trail Running Cities Contest!
on January 31
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iRunFar pulls together info on 32 of America’s best trail running cities.


Scarpa Pursuit Review
on January 28
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A review of the Scarpa Pursuit: An ecologically-friendly, ballistically-constructed long haul trail shoe for rugged terrain.


(Trail) Ultrarunner of the Year?
on January 26
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A discussion of whether comparing trail and road ultras is like comparing apples to bowling balls.


The Oversized Footprint of Ultrarunning
on January 24
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A discussion of the environmental impacts of ultrarunning and tips for lowering your environmental footprint.


Top Running Wind Jackets for Fall and Winter
on January 21
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Reviews of top running jackets from Sugoi, Brooks, and The North Face.


Many Elite Americans Drawn for UTMB
on January 19
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A list of the elite Americans entered in the 2011 Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc.


Ponderous Posterior 50k “Race” Report
on January 19
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Tom Caughlan’s race report from the 2011 Ponderous Posterior 50k where he ran with Anton Krupicka, Scott Jurek, Alex Nichols, and Joe Grant among others.


Video Q&A with Jurek, Krupicka, Roes & Mackey
on January 18
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Video of a question and answer period with Scott Jurek, Anton Krupicka, Geoff Roes, and Dave Mackey.


Tony Portera to Run 350-mile Caminho Da Fé
on January 17
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An interview with Tony Portera prior to running the 350-mile Caminho Da Fé.


Running Apparel for Changing Seasons
on January 14
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Allison Pattillo takes a look at some running apparel for the shoulder seasons from Patagonia, Smartwool, GoLite and Sugoi.