Category | Adventure Races

Trans AM Bike Race 2016 – Summary

Posted on 02 September 2016

Tweet Trans AM Bike Race 2016 is an extreme bike race that I will never forget. A total of 4400 miles covering 10 states: Idaho Montana Wyoming Colorado Kansas Missouri Illinois Kentucky Virginia Watch the video…  

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Highlights of an Amazing Journey on the Underground Railroad Trail

Posted on 19 May 2016

Tweet If you are looking for something unique and different in this world of endurance training, consider a long distance multi day bike-packing trip. As a cyclist for over 30 years, this self- journey experience was exceptional and was very helpful with respect to the uniqueness of self-supported long distance racing and no aid stations [Read the Rest...]

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Self-Supported Adventures/Events vs. Full Crewing Racing

Posted on 25 June 2014

Tweet With the rising costs of race entries being driven by higher expenses for organizers, profit initiatives of the race organizers to manage events as a business and increased athlete demand, there have been more and more self supported adventures occurring all over the globe. Individuals with various backgrounds, differing financial status, many leaving their [Read the Rest...]

You Know You’re Obsessed With Cycling When…

Posted on 20 February 2014

Tweet How many times does your mind drift toward thinking of being on your bike?   Daydreaming while at work, traveling on trains, planes, automobiles and wishing you were riding your specific course. Here are 20 that you might be familiar with: On your wedding day you decide to ride a century the morning of the [Read the Rest...]

Eating Options During an Endurance Race

Posted on 19 February 2012

Tweet What’s your favorite food during an endurance race. The various calories and foods are all over the place during an endurance event such as a triathlon, running, cycling, long distance swim, and adventure races. As the race distances increase over more than 24 hours, for most it becomes difficult to eat the same items [Read the Rest...]

Cyprus Ultra – You need to be here!

Posted on 20 June 2011

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The Cyprus Ultra

Posted on 01 June 2011

Tweet The creation of Cyprus Ultra™ originated from the ultra running passion of its founders Wayne Kurtz andMike. Wayne from the U.S.A., Mike originally from London and now living in Cyprus. The first time these two met was at the Limassol marathon in Cyprus February 2011. During the marathon (while on the run!) they discussed how [Read the Rest...]

Vasa Trail Run Race Review

Posted on 10 May 2011

Tweet The 5th annual Vasa 25K, 10K & 5K Trail Run will be held on Saturday October 1, 2011 at the Vasa Trail Head, Traverse City, MI (4450 Bartlett Rd Williamsburg, MI 49690). Complete detail can be found at Randy Step is the creator and founder and has been an endurance athlete for decades. [Read the Rest...]

Dances With Dirt Hell Race Review

Posted on 25 April 2011

Tweet The 18th annual Dances With Dirt Hell will commence, Saturday September 24th at Pinckney State Park, Half Moon Lake-Lower Beach Area, Hell, MI.  Complete details can be found at Randy Step is the creator and founder of the Dances With Dirt Series and has been an endurance athlete for decades. The 50M & [Read the Rest...]

Cyprus Ultra Donkey Run

Posted on 16 March 2011

Tweet Well, we are now going full-force to hosting a series of epic ultra running races in the spectacular county of Cyprus.   Yes, it’s a country and not an island and it’s not Greece!   After a recent trip last month, we experienced one of the most spectacular locations for running in a completely remote mountain [Read the Rest...]