May 2008

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Richmond, Va.

Richmond, Va. Don’t let all the fur fool you—wookies can run too. Chewy was spotted at last year’s Monument Avenue 10K in Richmond, Va. Despite sporting a th...
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Primal Quest

It’s been called one of the most difficult athletic events in the world, and now a little piece of it is coming to the South....
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How Far Can We Go? Eight days—that’s how long you can live without water. You can go five weeks or more without food. You can last ten days without sleep. 
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Sitting inside Cherokee National Forest in northeastern Tennessee, Erwin is a hiker’s paradise. The town is surrounded by 150 miles of forest trails, not to mention the A.T., which skirts the edge of the small mountain community....
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My First Ultra

In 1999, tired of the rat race that road running had become for me, I ran my first ultra. I had no idea what I was getting into. I had never read Ultrarunning Magazine and I had only met one ultra runner in my life. But it seemed like a good idea at the time, so I went for it....