Q&As

Six Questions with HURT 100 Women's Champ Shawn McTaggart

Six Questions with HURT 100 Women's Champ Shawn McTaggart

How the Alaskan-native, and four-time Iditarod Trail Invitational finisher prepped for—and won—the notoriously humid Hawaiian ultra
After Lower-Leg Amputation, Dave Mackey Looks to the Future

After Lower-Leg Amputation, Dave Mackey Looks to the Future

The veteran trail runner on making the toughest decision of his life
Ultrarunning's First Stand-Up Comic

Ultrarunning's First Stand-Up Comic

Jeffrey James Binney finds the humor in back-of-the-pack suffering
Using Trail Running to Train for the World's Sixth-Highest Peak

Using Trail Running to Train for the World's Sixth-Highest Peak

For Adrian Ballinger and Emily Harrington, currently making a fast push up 26,864-foot Cho Oyu, trail running is a key training tool
Catching Up With Meghan Hicks, Nolan's 14 Record Holder

Catching Up With Meghan Hicks, Nolan's 14 Record Holder

Hicks talked about the adventure, training for epic mountain runs and environmental responsibility in the alpine

Andrew Skurka Talks Trail Running, Backpacking and Where the Two Meet

Andrew Skurka Talks Trail Running, Backpacking and Where the Two Meet

An interview with the prolific long-distance adventurer

Brandon Stapanowich Sets New Self-Supported Record on the Colorado Trail

Brandon Stapanowich Sets New Self-Supported Record on the Colorado Trail

This was the Manitou Springs resident’s first (but not last) foray into fastpacking
Meghan Arbogast Defies Age

Meghan Arbogast Defies Age

The 55-year-old ultra ace has raced well for decades, and is beating competitors 20 or 30 years younger. She tells us how
What Dakota Jones Learned From a Year of Injury

What Dakota Jones Learned From a Year of Injury

Jones returned to racing this month, winning the competitive Broken Arrow 54K
Gunhild Swanson, Oldest Woman Finisher, Returns to Western States

Gunhild Swanson, Oldest Woman Finisher, Returns to Western States

After a last-second finish in 2015, Swanson is gearing up for this year's edition of the Western States 100

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