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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THE HUMAN LIMIT

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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ERWIN, TENNESSEE

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....