Tagged: From the Road

It Starts with Why

Life as an ultra-runner is a parody of sorts. It’s painful, it’s dangerous, it’s expensive, it wears on you physically, mentally and emotionally. You train really hard for these events, sacrificing your body and your free time in the process. And you do this all not for money, not for fame and not because there’s some shiny trophy waiting for you at the finish line. Ultra-running is way more primitive, way purer than that. That’s the beauty of it. It hasn’t been corrupted by dollars and doping...