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My First Ultra:16 “You have to adapt or those mountains will slaughter you.”

Name: Niki Hurst Location: B.C. Canada (Squamish) Occupation: Education Developer First Ultra: Squamish 50k My First Ultra is a purely entertaining account of random runners and their first ultra.  Whether they completed it or failed horribly we figure someone out there will learn something.  Did they hallucinate, eat enough, chafe their little legs off?  Listen and find out! Like What We Stand For?  Join ...

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My First Ultra:14 “My finish lines rank among the top moments in my life.”

My First Ultra explores runners’ first experience running an ultra.  This show was great but be sure to read her written account below before diving in! My journey from just starting out to my first 50-miler… ________________ She cut me off in mid-sentence and said….”Just shut up and run, Susan.”. I had recently started running, but hadn’t gone longer than ...

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My First Ultra:11 “I could see my bone but didn’t want the aid station to know.”

Moriah hails from Northeast Pennsylvania and started running about 5 years ago. It wasn’t until she recently found trail running that she feels she truly found her passion.  There will be blood, and bones showing, mud, and lots more to learn from her first experiences as an ultra runner.  We just hope you pick something up from her!   On ...

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