Members of a team led by Jonathan Steele, creator of the Hardmoors Ultrarunning
Series which is based on the Cleveland Way, are taking it in turns to don the backpack and spend the next month walking the complete route.
no change was observed in telomere length in PBMC following 7 days of ultrarunning
, which was attributed to no increase in telomerase, and perhaps emergence of new lymphocytes or elimination of old ones.
Battle of the sexes Ultrarunning
is one of the few sports in which men and women compete shoulder-to-shoulder.
It was discovered "by accident," says Hunt, when some members of the ultrarunning
community stated their preference for watermelon over sports drinks, saying it helps them run farther and faster.
She discusses the meaning, cultural significance, and globalization of sport, its relationship to business, and its marginalizing and privileging power; issues worldwide, such as hosting the Olympics, performance enhancing drugs, masculinity, race and ethnicity, violence and unsportsmanlike behaviors, women, and the media; and North American issues like hosting the Super Bowl, player salary debates, the commercialism of intercollegiate athletes, racial diversity and racism, gender inequity in sport leadership, NASCAR, concussions and brain trauma, and skateboarding and ultrarunning
as lifestyle sports.
EAT & RUN: MY UNLIKELY JOURNEY TO ULTRAMARATHON GREATNESS comes from an author who for nearly two decades has been a dominant force in the growing sport of ultrarunning
. In 1999, as an unknown, he took the lead of a 100-mile Western States Endurance Run - and won the race seven years in a row.
In 2008, she was chosen as the women's runner of the year by UltraRunning
Writing is too much like watching, and ultrarunning
is possibly the worst spectator sport there is.
is a sport where you get out of it what you put into it.
, a small but growing sport in the United States, features races that are 50 kilometers (31.1 miles), 50 miles, and 100 kilometers.
Scott Jurek's achievements, according to another website No Meat Athlete Run on Plants, have placed him squarely at the top of the ultrarunning
world as a shining example of what's possible with a vegan diet.
"I think it's because ultrarunning
is such an introspective thing, but I always want it to be enjoyable, and I always want to share my experience.