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Training Essentials for Ultrarunning by Jason Koop

CTS Athlete Kaci Lickteig Wins Women’s Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run

Hailing from the flatlands of Nebraska, professional ultrarunner Kaci Lickteig captured the biggest win of her career by winning the women’s race of the mountainous 100-mile Western States Endurance Run ultramarathon on June 26 with a finish time just under 18 hours. Lickteig’s 17:57:58 fulfilled one of her life-long goals to win Western States. Lickteig […]

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Aspen Backcountry Marathon

adidas Outdoor Sponsors Fifth Annual Aspen Backcountry Marathon Aug. 13 in Partnership with City of Aspen

Route Showcases Aspen’s Most Coveted Trails adidas Outdoor, the athletic brand in the outdoors, announced today, in conjunction with the City of Aspen, it will sponsor the fifth annual Aspen Backcountry Marathon & Half Marathon, Aug. 13, 2016. The single-track course is a new route for this year’s race, boasting views of the Elk Mountains […]

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stadium stampede

Competitive Fields Take on the Stadium Stampede 5K and 10K

The Saint Joseph Hospital Stadium Stampede attracted some of Colorado’s top runners, including a stacked women’s field in the 10K and men’s field in the 5K.  Over 700 runners and walkers took part in the event, which benefits Saint Joseph Hospital’s Mobile Mammography van that provides onsite mammograms at community locations to women throughout Colorado. Both race […]

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Women For Tri™

IRONMAN Adds 200 Slots To 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship for Female Age-Group Athletes

Top performing female age-group athletes in IRONMAN 70.3 Age Group Rankings provided with bonus qualification spots IRONMAN announced today that 200 female age-group slots have been added to the 2017 IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship taking place in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA. These additional slots will be utilized byWomen For Tri™, an initiative to welcome and empower new female triathletes to be part […]

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andrew miller

Salomon Phenom Andrew Miller Thrills in Surprise Western States 100 Victory

Twenty-year-old ultra runner takes top honors in Salomon Sense silhouette designed for WS100 American Andrew Miller, a relative unknown heading into the 2016 Western States 100 Endurance Run, became the iconic race’s youngest winner in its 42 years with a surprise victory in Auburn. Miller surged late in the 100-mile event to secure his breakout […]

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Spitting in the Soup by Mark Johnson

New Book, Spitting in the Soup, Explores the History of Sports Doping and Shines Light on Doping in Olympic Sports

Sports journalist Mark Johnson examines how deals made behind closed doors keep drugs in sports and the changes required to kick drugs out of sports once and for all Don’t hate the player. Hate the game. That’s one message of a new book from veteran sports journalist Mark Johnson. In Spitting in the Soup: Inside […]

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