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An Interview with CJ Albertson After His 10th Place at the 2021 Boston Marathon
An Interview with CJ Albertson After His 10th Place at the 2021 Boston Marathon
on October 14, 2021

An interview with CJ Albertson following his 10th-place finish at the 2021 Boston Marathon using an unorthodox race strategy.


What Really Happened at the 2021 DC Peaks 50 Mile Race?
What Really Happened at the 2021 DC Peaks 50 Mile Race?
on October 12, 2021

The 2021 DC Peaks 50 Mile captured national news attention after bad weather forced its cancelation.


Road Runner and Ultrarunner CJ Albertson Led the 2021 Boston Marathon for 20 Miles
Road Runner and Ultrarunner CJ Albertson Led the 2021 Boston Marathon for 20 Miles
on October 11, 2021

CJ Albertson finishes 10th overall at the 2021 Boston Marathon after leading the first 20 miles.


2021 Marathon des Sables Results: El Morabity Brothers, Aziza Raji Dazzle
2021 Marathon des Sables Results: El Morabity Brothers, Aziza Raji Dazzle
on October 8, 2021

Results from the 2021 Marathon des Sables, won by Moroccans Rachid El Morabity and Aziza Raji.


In Three Weeks, Will Renwick Runs Across Entirety of Wales, Climbs all 189 Peaks
In Three Weeks, Will Renwick Runs Across Entirety of Wales, Climbs all 189 Peaks
on October 6, 2021

From September 10 to October 4, Welsh ultrarunner Will Renwick ran 500 miles and summited 189 peaks across his home country.



New IAU World Record Guidelines for 2022
New IAU World Record Guidelines for 2022
on October 5, 2021

The IAU’s new World Records Guidelines, effective Jan. 1, 2022, cover ratification rules, proving standards, and more.


Runner Dies During the 2021 Marathon des Sables; Third Death in Race’s 35-Year History
Runner Dies During the 2021 Marathon des Sables; Third Death in Race’s 35-Year History
on October 4, 2021

A French ultrarunner has passed away during the 2021 Marathon des Sables.


Anton Krupicka Returns to the Leadville 100 Mile
Anton Krupicka Returns to the Leadville 100 Mile
on October 1, 2021

In 2021, Anton Krupicka returned to the Leadville 100 Mile, his first ultramarathon since 2015.


Des Linden’s Journey to the 50k World Record
Des Linden’s Journey to the 50k World Record
on September 29, 2021

Watch this video about Des Linden setting the women’s 50k world record earlier this year.


2021 Transvulcania Ultramarathon Canceled Due to Volcanic Activity
2021 Transvulcania Ultramarathon Canceled Due to Volcanic Activity
on September 28, 2021

The 2021 Transvulcania Ultramarathon is canceled due to the recent volcanic activity on the island of La Palma.