Ford Smith shares his thoughts on entering ultrarunning at an early age.
Anna Frost writes about her dehydration-based kidney infection, which prevented her from racing the 2014 TNF EC 50 Mile Championships.
A discussion about trail and ultrarunners who have beer sponsors.
An in-depth look at the Midwest, United States’s ultrarunning community and culture.
A humor piece about men getting ‘chicked’ by women during trail races and ultramarathons.
A profile of Pacific Crest Trail supported FKT holder Joe McConaughy.
Leor Pantilat’s report from his supported John Muir Trail FKT.
Leon Lutz’s eulogy for his dog Mamie.
A video interview (with transcript) with Rory Bosio before the 2013 The North Face Endurance Challenge 50 Mile Championships.
An interview with Geoff Roes about his upcoming Alaska Mountain Ultrarunning Camps
What happens when you combine an environmentally-conscious running blog, an overworked editor, and the holidays – a post about GreenLaces! GreenLaces is simple, yet commendable environmental commitment program in which you (or someone else) makes a promise to the planet, donates $5 for a pair of green laces, and then wear a pair of green […]
While you shouldn’t except a greeting card from iRunFar this holiday season, we’d like to introduce you to Far Gone Greetings and its line of running-related greeting cards. This impressively large selection of humorous cards were created by a runner who just launched Far Gone last month. Yes, many of them are groaners (see the […]
You’re in the middle of an easy 10-miler on a trail just outside of town. While up on little-used ridge top trail, you twist your ankle and snap your fibula. You get up and try to hobble down the trail, but the terrain is too technical for you to make worthwhile progress. Seeing as how […]
If you are ever stuck out on the trail or the road with water, but no electrolytes consider using your head… or, more specifically, your hat. If you’re like me, you don’t wash your running hat all the time. During this time various salts build up in and on the hat. When in need, just […]
The final installment in iRunFar’s Earth Week series is a simple plea to consider what you eat. There will be no call for you to become a raw food vegan. No preaching that you steak lovers must forsake meat of the hoof forever in favor of tofu and tempeh filled life. Nope, just read on […]