Tagged Ultramarathon

Copper Canyon Ultramarathon 2011 Adventure & Race Report

I shouldn’t call this a race report since the objective was less about racing and more about experiencing the culture and the beauty of the Copper Canyon region of Mexico. Arriving at the starting point of the race involved 2 flights, a 2+ day ride in a van and an 18 mile rugged and hot …

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How to Run 50 Miles: Part II – Beyond Pure Fitness

Read Part I Here. I’m going to expand on the first principle I stated in Part I, that I think the outcome for endurance events are more driven by factors beyond raw fitness than of fitness itself. Nutrition, mental focus, pacing, gear and other factors are just as (if not more important) than how high …

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5 Simple Tips For SuperHuman Endurance

I’ve been fascinated with the study of endurance for years. I am always amazed at people who are able to endure and outlast more than anyone else. In the case of endurance, the best study is through direct personal experience. In my own experiences of pushing my edge –  whether through racing Ironman Triathlons, cycling …

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