Top 20 Most Inspirational Ultra Runners for 2022
The top 20 most inspirational ultra runners of the year feature elites, a nonbinary athlete and others.
What a nonbinary ultra runner wants you to know
Nonbinary ultra runner Riley Brady shares their story about gender, challenges growing up, qualifying for Western States at Javelina Jundred
Jason Schlarb’s journey through injury and back to UTMB
Elite ultra runner Jason Schlarb suffered a torn ACL and meniscus, then went through extensive rehab before returning to and finishing UTMB.
Race day is a time to find joy and play
For runners, race day can mean a lot of things. For this ultra runner, it means a time to find joy, live in the moment and shoot your shot.
Adam Merry brings diversity, joy and empathy to ultra running
Pro trail and ultrarunner Adam Merry, who is half Black, spreads diversity, joy and empathy throughout the ultra running community.
Top 20 Most Inspirational Ultra Runners of the Year for 2021
The top 20 most inspirational ultra runners for 2021 include Tommy Rivers Puzey, Courtney Dauwalter, Camille Herron and Anton Krupicka.
From burning out to running joyfully
The Bear 100 ultra marathon was an easy choice for a first 100-miler for Becca Windell, a wildlife biologist who won the race.
Ultra champion’s journey to overcome assault
Michelle Magagna is still recovering from an attempted sexual assault. Therapy and running have helped and she's now back to winning ultras.