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Is it spring yet?

March 1 2009, 4:51 pm

I guess it’s time to start running more than 40 miles per week!  The snow is finally melting out here in the front range of SLC.  More vertical to be had, and actual dirt to run on.  Running on ice and snow is overrated. A few cool races are around the corner.  The Old Pueblo Read More

Finally, odds for running on the moon!

February 11 2009, 6:17 pm

The results are in: 1.  Dave Mackey  3:58.50   YET ANOTHER COURSE RECORD!! 2.  Tim Parr  3:59.33 3.  Speedgoat Karl  4:13.14 4.  Ryan Burch  4:16.09 5.  Dakota Jones  4:32.49 6.  Phil Kochik  4:34.22 7.  Kevin Schilling  4:38.51 8.  Justin Ricks  4:43.28 9.  Kevin Koch  4:44.42 10.  Chris Munro  4:53.59 Women: 1.  Anita Ortiz  4:48.27 2.  Samantha Read More

Off to the moon

January 31 2009, 3:51 am

I’m out for the weekend, headed to the moon to get on some dirt trails.  As the moon is only 4 hours drive, I thought it might be best to see what it feels like to get on some dirt….or slickrock.  When I return I”ll do some odds for the Pemberton 50k, and the Moab Read More

Congratulations Jorge and Kami!

January 19 2009, 5:14 am

Speedgoat 50k registration is open, click here to register. Moeben Ultrarunner Jorge Pacheco squeezes out the mens Ultrarunner of the Year title by only 3 votes!  Kyle Skaggs was right behind, while Mike Wardian took third. Kami Semick edged Jamie Donaldson (the 100 mile queen) by only 18 votes.  Suzannah Beck mopped up 3rd in Read More

Let the 100 mile season begin!

January 13 2009, 8:47 am

Speedgoat 50k applications available here! Check out the 50k race page first, to see what you are getting into! HURT 100 coming this weekend! Paul Hopwood is off to a rapid start running the first lap in 3:33, probably one of the fastest laps ever!  Barger is not far behind.  Roes is sitting perfectly about 15 Read More

The race is on!

January 10 2009, 3:26 am

Click here to register for the Speedgoat 50k I have had some issues with this link, this should now work.  If there are problems getting the application, go to  Active.com and hit the search key and punch in Speedgoat 50k. It also might be wise to check out the “Race Page” to see what you Read More

A year in review

January 2 2009, 7:26 pm

2008 TOTALS:   MILES:  4539.8 VERTICAL CLIMB:   961,550′ AVERAGE PER DAY:  12.437 AVERAGE PER WEEK:  87.303 MONTHLY AVERAGE:  378.3   RACES:   Moab 50k,   7th place 4:25 Coyote Two Moon 100,  1st place  19:24 Zion Crossing, West-East Entrance 52 Miles,  10 hours 5 min Jemez 50 mile,  2nd place 8:48 Wahsatch Steeplechase 17 mile,  10th Read More

4th of July Sale at Backcountry.com

June 27 2008, 7:46 pm

Check out the sweet sale at Backcountry.com!

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

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