Red Bull Cola Launched this Weekend in Sin City

May 27 2008, 8:47 pm

This weekend was a blast down in Vegas for some R & R, some flying, driving, and hanging out with the Red Bull Team. Base Jumping and Skydiving were some key highlights (among other things you can only see in Vegas) as Red Bull Launched it’s first new product in 20 years! Red Bull Cola! Read More

Jemez and Massannutten.both races turn out to be burners!

May 19 2008, 6:17 pm

At the Jemez 50 Kyle Skaggs once again showed us his speed, eclipsing his own course record by a scant minute and change, not to mention the course was about a mile longer than last year.8:08 was the time.Another stellar performance with many more to come! I slipped in for second place only 1 minute Read More

The Massannutten 100 and the Jemez Mountains 50 Mile

May 14 2008, 2:50 pm

Two great races this weekend! The Massannutten 100.The rocks should prevail andwill be up in the air this weekend as no malerunner stands out to take the win. The women’s race should be handled by a local. Men’s Odds Todd Walker 4-1. Todd has all the experience he needs to run over this rocky nightmare. Read More

Quicksilver 50 Mile The Race of the Week

May 8 2008, 9:56 pm

We’ll be brief this week and do some quick odds for the Quicksilver 50: Mens Race: It should be tight all the way with Graham Cooper, Ian Torrence, and Youngster Chikara Omine leading the way. Mark Tanaka just came off a solid run at Miwok, we’ll see if he can hold up at Quicksilver. I’m Read More

Mackey takes Miwok 100K in Record Fashion!

May 4 2008, 1:13 pm

Once again, we nailed the winners on the odds list. The big winner was Jon Olsen running second with his 9-1 odds. Nice run Jon, he’ll be a force to reckon with at the WS track meet. Mac Daddy ran a 7:53…16 minutes faster than Lon Freeman’s record which was set last year at 8:09. Read More

Mothers Day Sale at Backcountry!

May 1 2008, 6:00 pm

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Last Chance for the Big DanceMiwok 100k Saturday

April 29 2008, 9:18 pm

This is the last chance to gain entry into the Western States Track Meet. So how about we throw some odds for this years race: Mens Race: Dave Mackey 3-1. Mac Daddy doesn’t run too many ultras, but usually comes in ready to fly, perhaps he’s looking at the WS 100 in June? He said Read More

Andrish wins Promise Land 50k, Krupicka Wins Zane Grey 50mi

April 28 2008, 3:48 pm

The brutal Promise Land 50k, held in Virginia has come to a close with Sean Andrish trumping the field running 4:44. He was 13 minutes ahead of mystery man Drew Ponder at 4:57. Jeremy Ramsey took 3rd in 5:00 flat. Justine Morrison continues to run well winning decisively 28 minutes of Coyote Two Moon 100k Read More

Jorges on Fire! The big ditch gets burned, and Zane Grey will be a heater!

April 23 2008, 3:13 pm

Leona Divide 50 mileRecord goes down again! In a belated report, Moeben UltrarunnerJorge Pachecowon his 3rd Ultra this year tearing across the PCT in Southern California in record fashion running 6:29.15! Devon Crosby-Helms also ran a stellar race breaking the 8 hour barrier finishing in 7:44.18. Full results: The big ditch gets burned you Read More

Where am I?

April 18 2008, 8:00 pm

Off to Disneyland this weekend to go play! A few races this weekend exist, but will fly under the radar…both will be heaters. The Leona Divide 50 in Southern California and the Spring Desert 50 in Fruita, CO. I had a hard time finding a runners list for LD, so we’ll do some simple odds Read More