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Runners to Challenge 135 Miles from Death Valley to Mt. Whitney

July 16, 2012 by


ADVENTURECORPS PRESENTS THE BADWATER ULTRAMARATHON Oak Park, CA – AdventureCORPS, Inc., an event production firm specializing in ultra-endurance and extreme sports events, will host the 35th Anniversary Badwater Ultramarathon on July 16-18, 2012. Recognized globally as “the world’s toughest foot race,” this legendary event pits approximately 95 of the world’s toughest athletes—runners, triathletes, adventure racers, and […]

Lakewood’s Wanderings and Scribbles….Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK 50 Miler Race Report: New PR – 7:49:50

October 25, 2011 by

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     Submitted by John Fegyveresi      Check out John’s blog to a great runner with some amazing stories A very cold Tussey Start I know what you are thinking.  That must be a misprint.  There’s no way he just ran a 50-miler almost an hour faster than at the Vermont 50.  There’s no way […]

Another Great report from the OC-100: Seeker on the Trails

October 14, 2011 by


   Submitted by Tom Sperduto     Check out his blog at      The Oil Creek 100 Mile Train Run in 2011 began for me in May. I remember it as a blur. It began with my wife Jen and I drinking too much wine on our couch and getting into some seriously deep […]

Featured Product « Planet Ultramarathon

October 14, 2011 by

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6 day race starts in Sweden this weekend

August 28, 2009 by


Congratulations to K-G Nystrom who has put together the new 6 day race on the Ultra calender. There will also be a 48 hour, 24 hour, 12 hour and 6 hour held  during the week. It is in Goteborg, Sweden and starts this weekend. You can follow the 6 – day  race and others at: […]

Fryer wins 2009 Surgeres 48hr race

May 25, 2009 by

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Australian runner, Martin Fryer from Canberra , has won the 2009 Surgeres 48hr race with a final total of  433.686km.  Second was Ryoichi Sekiya from Japan with 402.321km.  The winner of the Womens event was Mami Kudo (Japan) with 385.13 km. (Could be a new Womens world record for 48hrs). Fryer has had stellar 18 […]

Wilderness Society Wild Endurance 2-3 May 2009

May 10, 2009 by

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The Blue Mountains were the scene of amazing feats of courage, endurance and strength over the weekend of the 2nd to the 3rd of May 2009.  The second edition of the WildEndurance challenge went on without a hitch and will stay in participants’ minds as a challenging yet exhilarating experience which will live on for […]