Category Archives: Ultra Running

Franklin Mountains Trail Run 50k – High In the Sky of Texas – Race Recap

Franklin Mountains Trail Run 50k – September 10, 2016 – El Paso, TX Note: All photos are credit to Myke Hermsmeyer, a fantastic photographer who we are lucky enough to have at TROT events. Let’s not call it deep in

Franklin Mountains Trail Run 50k – High In the Sky of Texas – Race Recap

Franklin Mountains Trail Run 50k – September 10, 2016 – El Paso, TX Note: All photos are credit to Myke Hermsmeyer, a fantastic photographer who we are lucky enough to have at TROT events. Let’s not call it deep in

Texas Treasure Quest Recap – 100% Chance of Fun

Texas Treasure Quest 6HR – May 21, 2016 – 7IL Ranch, Cat Spring, TX Tired of the Same Old? Let’s all admit it…sometimes running gets old. Think about it…there are days when you don’t want to do it, you are

Texas Treasure Quest Recap – 100% Chance of Fun

Texas Treasure Quest 6HR – May 21, 2016 – 7IL Ranch, Cat Spring, TX Tired of the Same Old? Let’s all admit it…sometimes running gets old. Think about it…there are days when you don’t want to do it, you are

Brazos Bend 50k – Marathon/Ultra #50! – Race Recap

Brazos Bend 50 (50k) Race Recap – April 16th, 2016 – Brazos Bend State Park, Needville, TX Running 50 marathons/ultras has kind of been my goal since late 2014.  I viewed that as a big milestone as that is the

Brazos Bend 50k – Marathon/Ultra #50! – Race Recap

Brazos Bend 50 (50k) Race Recap – April 16th, 2016 – Brazos Bend State Park, Needville, TX Running 50 marathons/ultras has kind of been my goal since late 2014.  I viewed that as a big milestone as that is the

Crown King Scramble 50k Race Recap

Crown King Scramble 50k – April 2, 2016 –  Lake Pleasant to Crown King, AZ It’s rare these days that I get truly excited to run a race anymore.  Part of the let-down of frequent racing is that the feeling

Crown King Scramble 50k Race Recap

Crown King Scramble 50k – April 2, 2016 –  Lake Pleasant to Crown King, AZ It’s rare these days that I get truly excited to run a race anymore.  Part of the let-down of frequent racing is that the feeling

Rocky Raccoon 50 Race Recap – Reflections on My First 50

Rocky Raccoon 50 – February 13th, 2016 – Huntsville State Park – Huntsville, TX It took me a looong time as a runner to finally work up the courage to run a 50 mile race.  It had been in the

Rocky Raccoon 50 Race Recap – Reflections on My First 50

Rocky Raccoon 50 – February 13th, 2016 – Huntsville State Park – Huntsville, TX It took me a looong time as a runner to finally work up the courage to run a 50 mile race.  It had been in the

Gutting it Out with the Gators – Brazos Bend 100 (26.2) Race Recap

Brazos Bend 100 – Brazos Bend State Park – Needville, TX – 12/12/15 Oh Texas Texas – oh sweet Texas – what is not to love about you?  You are independent, you are big, you have an amazing culture.  But

Gutting it Out with the Gators – Brazos Bend 100 (26.2) Race Recap

Brazos Bend 100 – Brazos Bend State Park – Needville, TX – 12/12/15 Oh Texas Texas – oh sweet Texas – what is not to love about you?  You are independent, you are big, you have an amazing culture.  But

Rocky Raccoon 50k – Rainy Win in the Piney Woods – Race Recap

Rocky Raccoon 50k – November 7, 2015 – Huntsville State Park The Rocky Raccoon 50k is a fairly small and low key event put on by the East Texas Ultra Runners (ETUR) which base themselves out of Tyler, TX.  The

Rocky Raccoon 50k – Rainy Win in the Piney Woods – Race Recap

Rocky Raccoon 50k – November 7, 2015 – Huntsville State Park The Rocky Raccoon 50k is a fairly small and low key event put on by the East Texas Ultra Runners (ETUR) which base themselves out of Tyler, TX.  The