Community Voices

A Haiku for Trail Running
A Haiku for Trail Running
on August 31, 2021

A haiku for trail running, by Robert Busby.


Crewing an Ultrarunning Partner
Crewing an Ultrarunning Partner
on July 28, 2021

Crewing an ultrarunning partner with Tom Aussem and Coree Woltering.


Time Flies: Reflections on Technology and Ultrarunning
Time Flies: Reflections on Technology and Ultrarunning
on March 24, 2021

An essay about how ultrarunning seems to both stretch and shrink time.


The Martyr and the Saint
The Martyr and the Saint
on February 24, 2021

Read Jennilyn Tockstein’s poem “The Martyr and the Saint” about nature’s power to both harm and heal.


The Space Between
The Space Between
on January 27, 2021

An essay by Mike Haggadone on the journey through running toward mental health.



Running the Race
Running the Race
on December 23, 2020

An essay comparing racing to the uncertain COVID-19 pandemic journey.


The Road Ahead
The Road Ahead
on November 25, 2020

Physician assistant and runner John Goldfield writes about running for self-care during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Ultrarunning for My Soul
Ultrarunning for My Soul
on October 21, 2020

An essay about how ultrarunning feeds the soul.


Behind the Scenes on the Happy Trails Digital Coloring Book
Behind the Scenes on the Happy Trails Digital Coloring Book
on September 23, 2020

Behind the scenes on iRunFar’s “Happy Trails” digital coloring book.


Late Miles (Is It a Nickname? A Life Aim?)
Late Miles (Is It a Nickname? A Life Aim?)
on August 26, 2020

A creative essay about later-life running.