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Notable (Short Distance) FKTs of 2016

Notable (Short Distance) FKTs of 2016

From the desert to the White Mountains and everything in between

Top Stories of 2016

Top Stories of 2016

Speed records, epic finish lines and friends we lost.
How How Stephanie Howe Violett Bounced Back From Injury to Win a 100K Championship Outright

How How Stephanie Howe Violett Bounced Back From Injury to Win a 100K Championship Outright

As much as she enjoyed the win, Howe Violett is even more grateful just to be “healthy and running again”
A Runner Claims Hardrock's Lottery Is Illegal. The Race Is Pushing Back.

A Runner Claims Hardrock's Lottery Is Illegal. The Race Is Pushing Back.

A Hardrock finisher has alleged illegality and misconduct, which the race strongly denies. Here's a look at his claims.
Pete Kostelnick Shatters 36-Year-Old Trans-America Record

Pete Kostelnick Shatters 36-Year-Old Trans-America Record

The 29-year-old ran 3,100 miles in under 43 days

Jim Walmsley Destroys Grand Canyon R2R2R Record

Jim Walmsley Destroys Grand Canyon R2R2R Record

Walmsley, the first runner ever to break six hours on the iconic route, took 26 minutes off the previous record

U.S. to Host World Snowshoe Championships for First Time

U.S. to Host World Snowshoe Championships for First Time

The 10K race will take place in Saranac Lake, New York, in February
Karl Meltzer Breaks Appalachian Trail Speed Record

Karl Meltzer Breaks Appalachian Trail Speed Record

Meltzer broke Scott Jurek's record by just 9-and-a-half hours in his third attempt at the AT record
Kilian Jornet Abandons Everest Attempt for 2016, Citing Weather

Kilian Jornet Abandons Everest Attempt for 2016, Citing Weather

The champion ultrarunner and mountain athlete had spent weeks on the mountain acclimatizing
Joe Gray Leads U.S. Men to First World Mountain Running Gold

Joe Gray Leads U.S. Men to First World Mountain Running Gold

The U.S. women’s bronze added to the men’s individual and team wins
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