Ultra Racing

Hydration Belt Comparison - or - "How much liquid does this guy need to carry on a run?"

Hydration Belt Comparison – or – "How much liquid does this guy need to carry on a run?"

A few weeks ago I wrote a review of the Ultraspire Kinetic, a hydration vest that I thoroughly love.  I like the idea of a hydration vest, but for any run that has aid stations less than 10 miles apart, I think they are overkill.  I use a hydration belt during shorter runs or in races that have regular aid… Read more →

The Accidental Ultra Runner

The Accidental Ultra Runner

  “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” – Charles Darwin   It’s hard to know where to start this story. Maybe it should begin back when I was a reckless youth throwing myself from high bridges into the water below, or as the fearless young boxer who thought… Read more →