any footrace of 50 or more miles.
There are two types of ultramarathon events: those that cover a specified
distance, and events that take place during specified time (with the winner
covering the ...
Ultramarathons. How Zach Bitter Broke the U.S. 100-Mile Record. By Justin Mock
. The ultra star averaged 7:01 per mile for almost 12 hours on Saturday.
Imagine walking at a speed of 7-minute miles for that distance.
The Great Walk is a point-to-point walk, the Bornem 100K Dodentocht (Death March) is a circuit. Often these events have a limit on number of entries and participants need to pre-register months in advance... More »
Fortunately for runners with a hankering for the extreme, there's a class of
ultramarathon that's a step above the rest. They're extra long, incredibly tough,
Nov 9, 2015 ... Sometimes a marathon just isn't long enough. See how ultramarathons can affect
a runner's body.
Mar 23, 2015 ... Pro runner Max King offers tips on finishing your first ultramarathon.
135-mile race from Badwater in Death Valley (elev. 282 feet below sea level) to
Whitney Portals on Mt. Whitney (elev. 8360 feet). Includes race and course ...
Ultramarathon running races, training and information for ultra running
enthusiasts. Trail, mountain, desert, 24 hour and other long distance endurance