All posts by Andy Jones-Wilkins

Andy Jones-Wilkins

finished in the top 10 men at the Western States 100 7-straight times. He’s sponsored by Patagonia and Drymax socks and is iRunFar’s editorialist.

The Peace Of Repetition
The Peace Of Repetition

AJW writes about the repetitive elements of running.


Building Wisdom On The Run
Building Wisdom On The Run
on December 1
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AJW writes about the value of wisdom in life and running.


Fact or Fiction? The Ultrarunning Boom And Burnout
Fact or Fiction? The Ultrarunning Boom And Burnout
on November 24
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AJW anecdotally explores the relationship of the ultrarunning boom and runner burnout.


Lost And Found
Lost And Found
on November 17
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One of the most rewarding parts about lingering around the edges of the sport of ultrarunning for a while is


Running Without A Watch
Running Without A Watch
on November 10
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An essay about the freedom and challenge of running without a watch.


The Optimistic Runner
The Optimistic Runner
on November 3
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AJW writes about choosing optimism on the run and in life.


The Ideal Daily Run
The Ideal Daily Run
on October 27
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AJW writes about the psychological magic of one’s daily run.


Playing Time
Playing Time
on October 20
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AJW compares the concept of playing time in basketball and running.


Every Friday For Six Years, Really?
Every Friday For Six Years, Really?
on October 13
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AJW reflects on his six years of penning ‘AJW’s Taproom’ column on iRunFar.


Running From Despair
Running From Despair
on October 6
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AJW writes about using running as a way to cope with tragic current events around the world.