Inside Trail Chat With Liza Howard

Posted by Inside Trail Racing in Interview on Sep 16, 2011

Liza Howard lives in San Antonio TX with her husband, Eliot, and their firefighter-aspiring son, Asa.  Stop by her website/blog, and you’ll be smirking and outright laughing at times being entertained with mundane observations of Lego construction, yard plant mutilation, and then there’s the running.  Liza is currently the USATF National Trail Champion at […]

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Ryan Sandes Embraces The Thin Air

Posted by Inside Trail Racing in Interview, Race Preview, Salomon on Aug 17, 2011

Here at Inside Trail we’re getting excited for the upcoming weekend of racing.  We’ve been learning more about South African Ryan Sandes and like what we’re seeing.  He’s been getting in high altitude training, beginning with his pacing duties for Julien Chorier at the Hardrock 100 and continuing with a month of training in and […]

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Julien Chorier Interview: 2011 Hardrock 100 Champion

Posted by Inside Trail Racing in Interview, Salomon on Aug 10, 2011

Julien Chorier wasn’t a common name in American ultrarunning, until the Hardrock 100 last month.  On a longer course (by 2-3 miles) and under extreme conditions of higher snow, severe thunder and lightning storms that prompted Race Director, Dale Garland to say, “In 20 years of directing Hardrock, I’ve never seen it this bad”, Julien […]

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Karl Meltzer Interview: King of the Hill

Posted by Inside Trail Racing in Interview on Jun 20, 2011

If you look behind you in a race and see this…     You are now one place lower and this is your new view. Karl Meltzer. It’s a unique name that brings one word to mind: “Speedgoat”. Running and finishing a 100 mile run is a life changing experience. Winning 30 of them is […]

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Interview With Dave Mackey

Posted by Inside Trail Racing in Interview on Jun 17, 2011

I met Dave in late 2008 when I emailed him to meet up for a run.  He and Bryan Dayton (former 50k national champ) dragged me up and around a local Boulder peak and it was a big deal to me to be able to run with such an accomplished athlete.  I soon found out […]

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