How To Be Mentally Marathon Tough

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During my second attempt at the Comrades (Ultra) Marathon in South Africa I was convinced I was going to fail and DNF. In fact, by mile 13 of the 56 mile race I was finished. Despite traveling over 24 hours by air to arrive in Durban, South Africa, to participate …

Race Review: 2015 UA Grand Canyon 58K Ultramarathon

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The Ultra-Adventures Ultramarathons are tough. Even amongst ultra-runners, Ultra Adventures races are known to be difficult. In 2015, mother nature decided she wanted to join the fun and dumped a bunch of snow on the race course just to make things more interesting, since in the previous year the temperatures …

Navajo Nation Welcomes Ultra Adventures Runners

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Today was the commencement of the Ultra Adventures Monument Valley Ultramarathon series, where the 100 mile runners began the race in the early pre-dawn darkness. Those of us running the “short” distances (50-mile/5okm/25km) will start tomorrow morning. Immediately after the start, the Race Director, Matt Gunn, had mentioned we could …

2015 Endurance Tourist Sponsors

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A huge thank you to all the wonderful sponsors of endurancetourist.com! Without them, we wouldn’t be able to do what we do. Thank you, and if you like us … make sure to check them out! Ultra-Adventures Ultra-Adventures Grand Circle Trail Series is in one of the scenic and amazing …