2016 Zolkan 4 Days -©K.Kortebein-2943

Matt Maynard, a UK native who lives in Chile, heads towards the summit of Cerro Provincia during Day Two. (MEGHAN THIS IS FOR YOU: if you feel like it, you can also include his quote here…which is: “Quote me as saying that ‘us gringos with silly hats just aren’t used to the heat, and had to work harder at the altitude during this race compared to the local Chileans!'” Hahah. Your call.) Photo: Kirsten Kortebein

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2016 Zolkan 4 Days -©K.Kortebein-2943

Bryon Powell

Bryon Powell is the Editor-in-Chief of iRunFar. He’s been writing about trail running, ultrarunning, and running gear for 15 years. Aside from iRunFar, he’s authored the books Relentless Forward Progress: A Guide to Running Ultramarathons and Where the Road Ends: A Guide to Trail Running, been a contributing editor at Trail Runner magazine, written for publications including Outside, Sierra, and Running Times, and coached ultrarunners of all abilities. Based in Silverton, Colorado, Bryon is an avid trail runner and ultrarunner who competes in events from the Hardrock 100 Mile just out his front door to races long and short around the world, that is, when he’s not fly fishing or tending to his garden.