AJW’s thoughts on staying in the moment while preparing for a big goal race.
An update on the restoration of the Western States Trail ahead of the 2023 Western States 100.
AJW recounts his experience of volunteering at the 2023 Cocodona 250 Mile, and what it is that makes 200-plus-mile races different from other ultramarathons.
A profile of Sidónio Freitas, race director of the Maderia Island Ultra-Trail.
AJW writes about the benefits of a three-day training camp for ultramarathon build-up, especially 100-mile races.
AJW muses on a few possible rule changes that could alter the sport of ultrarunning.
A recap of and reflection on the age-group races at the 2023 Jackpot Ultrarunning Festival.
A profile of San Diego 100 Mile race directors Angela Shartel and BJ Haeck.
AJW writes about the rewards of staying involved in the ultrarunning community, beyond one’s own racing days.
A look at who took the top spots in both the 2022 “UltraRunning Magazine” (North American) UltraRunner of the Year and Freetrail Trail Runner of the Year awards.
AJW’s thoughts on the restorative power of nature and time in green spaces.
AJW introduces his new article series honoring the race directors who make our sport possible.
AJW’s predictions for 2023 in the world of ultrarunning.
AJW’s nominees for various 2022 end-of-year awards for ultrarunners.
A look at a couple of the lucky runners who will be taking on the 2023 Western States 100 and Hardrock 100 double.
Ahead of this weekend’s Western States 100 and Hardrock 100 lotteries, AJW offers some words of wisdom to the many who won’t be chosen.
In this season of thanksgiving, AJW is grateful for the running community.
AJW talks about his new venture into gravel bike racing, and how it’s never too late to teach an old dog new tricks!
AJW recounts recent chats with five strong figures in ultrarunning about the future of the sport.
AJW reflects on the significance of the changing seasons and their effects on his running.
A look back on the history of AJW’s Taproom thus far, reminding us of some great past articles.
Building toughness through deliberative training, thoughtful nurture, and a flexible culture.
An article about the long, and still progressing, ultrarunning career of Kilian Jornet.