ultramarathon

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Any foot race that is longer than a marathon—which is 26.2 miles/42 km—usually either a timed event that cover a specified distances—50 or 100 km or miles—or an event measuring distance covered during a specified time
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ultramarathon

Sports medicine A footrace that is longer–eg, > 50 miles/80 km–than a marathon–26.2 miles/42 km. See Marathon.
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Here, the self-denial, self-discipline and self-regulation required to become an ultramarathoner are increasingly framed as 'entrepreneurial'.
The purpose of this descriptive study was to develop insight into the reasons why men and women run longer distances, and to further explore the motives of the male ultramarathoner specifically.
WILLAMETTE PASS - Ultramarathoners Timothy Wilson and Hal Koerner top the start list for Saturday's Waldo 100K, a 62-mile race on a mostly single-track trail that begins and ends at Willamette Pass Ski Area with views of Waldo Lake and 11,000 feet of elevation gain and loss along the way.
But ultramarathoners like Ulrich are able to push past mere pain.
"My husband and I moved here last year from San Diego so we could have trails out our back door," says the sales-woman, an ultramarathoner who apparently churns out 18 miles along the river like it's a walk in Bend's Drake Park.
The Magistrate's Court here postponed today the hearing of a driver who hit ultramarathoner Evelyn Ang during a run.
FILIPINO ultramarathoner Rolando 'Junjun' Espina gleefully guzzled a can of beer for the first time since the eve of the biggest race of his life as he looked at the Philippine flag raised next to the statue of Greek warrior Leonidas.
During the 2006 race, a Raramuri racer named Arnulfo Quimare claimed first place, beating world champion ultramarathoner Scott Jurek by six minutes.
A tribute walk was held this morning for ultramarathoner Evelyn Ang, who had died in a coma after a hit-and-run at a marathon.
Espina, who hails from Bacolod City, was the 89th ultramarathoner to cross the finish line.
Ultramarathoner Matt Frazier and vegan dietitian (and athlete) Matthew Ruscigno have teamed up to produce No Meat Athlete, a comprehensive guide for vegan or near-vegan athletes, at any fitness level.
A recent article about Eugene ultramarathoner Doug McCarty in The Register-Guard piqued the interest of folks at Sealy, who naturally focused on his comment about getting quality sleep.