Monday November 28, 2005 0:02
Sunday November 27, 2005 11:07
Australian article about Yiannis
Kouros and his amazing performance in the Cliff Young
6 Day Race.
Saturday November 26, 2005 7:43
Cliff Young Australian 6 Day results
Friday November 25, 2005 20:57
The Ultracentric 48 hour is underway in Addison Texas
with two runners duking it out. Mark Henderson and Paul Piplani
just have to hang in there. The 24 hour starts at 10:00 am
Central Time tomorrow.
Friday November 25, 2005 20:46
Yiannis Kouros sets new 6 Day world record in Colac.
Thursday November 24, 2005 15:32
An excellent article on Yiannis Kouros has resurfaced thanks
to Gordon Cherr and Carl Laniak on the Ultralist. Stephanie
Nelson wrote The
Golden Greek as part of a course Don Davis offered, the
Running Freshman Seminar at Lehigh University during fall
Wednesday November 23, 2005 19:16
Phil Essam writes "At the 93 hr mark, Yiannis has 717.2km
on the cards. This is still on WR pace and anything is possible.
Australian 6 day race is into its third day and Yiannis Kouros
has a substantial 122 km lead over Vlastimil Dvoracek. Yiannis's
total of 158 miles for the first day overshadows Steve Petersons
148 mile victory in the recent San Diego One Day race which
incorporated the American National 24 hour Championships.
hour mark records Kouros as having 432 km.
Sunday November 20, 2005 18:56
21 Nov 05 - 1040HRS - At the 22hrs mark. Yiannis
had 236.4km on the board. How far will he go. 2nd and 3rd
is Vlastimil Dvoracek and Cladue Hardel who have 186.8 and
Sunday November 20, 2005 12:11
Young Australian Sixday Race is underway and updates will
be available at the link courtesy of Phil Essam.
Friday November 18, 2005 18:51
The magazine is almost ready. Again. A friend gave
a heads up about an article: In
this footrace, the last 3,000 miles are the toughest
Monday November 7, 2005 9:53
Posted on the ultralist:
With the Ultracentric 24/48 hour race about 60%
full, only three runners are entered in the 48 hour event!!
If you are considering running a 48, now is your chance. For
an application or with questions email me at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Scott Eppelman, Race Director
Also the IAU have a new labelling
system for Ultra races. Anyone interested in forming The
International Association for Multiday Runners (IAMR) please
drop me a line.
Thursday November 3, 2005 17:13
The San Diego One-Day Race, site of this year's American 24
Hour Run National Championship on November 12-13, 2005, will
make history this year by additionally hosting the first-ever
ultramarathon international dual meet on American soil. The
all-day/all-night event, the longest national championship
race in U.S. distance running, will be highlighted by a history-making,
head-to-head match between U.S. & Japanese national teams.
Wednesday November 2, 2005 16:47
I lost access to the site for a few days, sorry about that.
Anyway, Phil Essam posted the big news that Yiannis Kouros
will be running in the Colac
6 day race in Australian in a few weeks. Also the first
Australian indigenous native is planning to run the race.World
Ultra News has more on 70 year old Albert (Jack) Clarke.
The Years race at Nardini Manor is practically full. Caught
me by surprise there, so it should be a very interesting three
Ultra Distance/Mountain Running Proposed Commonwealth
Championship. News from the
Friday October 28, 2005 19:12
The Libyan Challenge - more
Wednesday October 26, 2005 9:21
Blogger to day is Tsvetan Tsekov talking about blisters.
Tuesday October 25, 2005 8:08
Dean Karnazes is in the news again with a 350
mile non-stop run.
Extreme Marathon results
Jesper Olsen leaves London today to return to Denmark after
completing the first documented run-around-the-world. See
his website Worldrun.org
Friday October 21, 2005 10:34
The 6th South African Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon
is on it's last day.
Thursday October 20, 2005 22:03
Gemini Adventures post dates for their ultras and
Pages are added frequently and/or updated, so here on the
left is a "Whats New" button to make it easier to
find what's happened recently on the site.
Also the first Guest Blogger, Chankhya Jakovic,
has appeared on the main Blog and todays Guest
is Jay Bizarri
News of Jesper Olsen running through Ireland
posted on the Sri
Chinmoy Inspiration site. Jesper is some 200 miles away
from reaching his goal and has photos of his journey at WorldRun.org
October 19, 2005 18:17
release. Jesper Olsen is 4 days away from completing his
run around the world.
Newsletters from The
Coastal Challenge and the Yukon
Tuesday October 18, 2005 10:03
Colac are not accepting any more applications for the 6 day
24 hour pages for news and articles.
Also will be having a regular guest spot on
the Bravenet blog
Tuesday October 11, 2005 9:13
24 hour race results from Tooting Bec, London and
Auckland, New Zealand are available. See the 24
hour race pages.
Article from the Evening Herald on Jesper
going to Ireland can be found on the
blog and on this
Sunday October 9, 2005 23:31
Ankenbrand posts a report about his recent adventures
on the ultralist, reproduced here.
Saturday October 8, 2005 0:09
Jesper Olsen finishes the North American leg of his run around
the world outside the UN in New York today at 2:pm. A delighted
Jesper was very grateful to all the crews and helpers that
have supported him on his run so far.
Sunday October 2, 2005 22:57
Peter Bakwin posted
this report on the Deutschlandlauf 2005 race on the ultralist.
Sunday October 2, 2005 9:51
Korea 2005: A brief report on the IAU site. From 186 starters
there were 76 finishers within the 64 hour time limit for
the 308 km race.
Saturday October 1, 2005 23:15
Jens Lukas retains his grip on the Spartathlon 24:26:39
with his second victory in a row and Kimie Noto, from Japan,
is the first lady in 30:23:07. One Ameican finished, Don
Winkley and five Brits led by Mark Williams and Willie
Sichel. Twelve ladies finished and eight of those were
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