Table of Contents—December 2016
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Winter Survival Guide
Winter can be the hardest time to get out the door and train. But if you embrace it (and employ the right clothes, gear and tactics), it might just become your favorite season of all.
By Alex Kurt
Shelter to shelter across Michigan's Isle Royale
Story and photos by Rickey Gates
Marathoners vs. the Mountains
How did America's greatest marathoners stack up on the singletrack?
By Amanda Loudin
trail tips How to assemble and manage a crew for ultrarunning.
trail rx Examine your risk for sudden cardiac arrest while running.
nutrition Real-food snacks you can take on the trails.
adventure Two friends get more adventure than bargained for on the Kokopelli Trail.
take your mark 8 winter races to ward off the chill, from 5K to 100 miles.
making tracks Rachel and Ben Bucklin pursue their ultrarunning ambitions while raising three boys.
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