All posts by Sarah Lavender Smith

Sarah Lavender Smith

is a writer, coach, and ultrarunner who lives in Telluride, Colorado. Visit her website to learn more.

Trail Running in Oakland, California
Trail Running in Oakland, California
on March 3, 2021
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A guide to trail running in Oakland and the East Bay of San Francisco in California.


Giving Back: Running and Outdoor Nonprofits You Can Support
Giving Back: Running and Outdoor Nonprofits You Can Support
on November 29, 2020
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Some running- and outdoors-related nonprofits to support for Giving Tuesday.


More Than a Job: A Profile of Western States 100 Race Director Craig Thornley
More Than a Job: A Profile of Western States 100 Race Director Craig Thornley
on June 25, 2020
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An in-depth profile of Western States 100 race director Craig Thornley.


Of the Heart and Mind: Nick and Jade de la Rosa’s Journey
Of the Heart and Mind: Nick and Jade de la Rosa’s Journey
on November 26, 2019
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An in-depth profile of Nick and Jade de la Rosa and their journey with ultrarunning, physical health, and mental health.


Expanding The Western States Dream: The Journey Of “Kiwi Paul”
Expanding The Western States Dream: The Journey Of “Kiwi Paul”
on June 24, 2015
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An in-depth profile of Tarawera Ultramarathon founder Paul Charteris.