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A striking monochromatic image of ultramarathon burns survivor Turia Pitt is among the 40 finalists for the $50,000 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture.
4 hrs ago | Ouray County Plaindealer
One hundred miles. That's roughly 250,000 steps that runners will take throughout their journey this weekend through the San Juans, during the first-ever Ouray 100 ultramarathon.
8 hrs ago | Chapel Hill News
Grizzly bears, ground squirrels, and woodchucks hibernate in the winter. Unbeknownst to some, however, there is a North American species that typically hibernates each summer.
Bellingham ultra-runner Daniel Probst nears the 6,500-foot base camp on Mount Baker on Saturday, June 28, 2014.
Loida In, 12, and Seerat Aujla, 12, take part in California Coastal Cleanup Day 2013, with volunteers targeting Lost Lake Park and Sycamore Island.
If you're an athlete, should you follow a high carb diet that's low in fat, a grain-free protein-rich Paleo diet, a plant-based diet or a high fat low carb ketogenic diet? The answer: Not even the experts know for sure.
A Cincinnati man has won what is widely considered the most grueling race in all of running: a 135-mile slog outside California's Death Valley that makes a 26.2-mile marathon look like a light jog.
Authorities say an ultra-runner and hiker from Oregon was killed when he fell from a peak in southwest Colorado.
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Quiet and humble, area ultra-runner is also legendary Retired dentist Sue Ellen Trapp set records, but talking about them is like pulling teeth Check out this story on news-press.com: http://newspr.es/1mR9aXG Retired dentist and hall-of-fame ultra-runner Sue Ellen Trapp set records, but getting this modest Buckingham resident to talk about them is ... (more)
Calgary marathon runner Lorie Alexander during the gruelling 135-mile Badwater Ultramarathon.
Steven Way, 40, was once 16 stone, but celebrated with a pint after finishing tenth and achieving a personal best and a British veterans' record at the Glasgow Games A former 16 stone couch potato who smoked 20 fags a day ran the biggest race of his life today and celebrated by going to the pub.
Harvey Lewis finished first Tuesday at the Badwater 135 ultramarathon, with a time just shy of 24 hours, beating out nearly 100 other competitors from across the world, 14 of whom weren't able to finish.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 06:03 pm
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