Race Details: Man, oh man… what an Upchuck! Upchuck is always a memorable experience, and one of those small and challenging races that truly embraces the ultra running experience at its simplest. Runners won’t find loads of swag here or pre-race bags stuffed full of useless flyers and junk. Runners get a basic cotton t-shirt […]
In addition to the 2013 StumpJump video we just released, here’s a short film we feel really captures the mood of the cold, rainy day we just spent up on Lookout Mountain here in Chattanooga. The 50-miler is one of our favorite races; why not come run the Lookout 50 this year?
Wow. When you signed up for the 2013 Rock/Creek StumpJump 50k, being that it takes place the first week of October, were you expecting a high temperature of 87 degrees? What about an average humidity of 73%? What about nests of angry yellow jackets? Neither did we. We finally got the “hot year” we’ve all […]
Registration for the Rock/Creek Upchuck 50k trail race is set to open this weekend. The event is the latest in the Salomon Rock/Creek Trail Series. Sign-up will take place at the link below, which will be live beginning immediately at 12:00 noon (eastern time) on Sunday, September 1: http://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=18999 The 2013 race takes place on […]
Have you been looking for a trail running race for this weekend? Well, good news. We have one: The Rock/Creek Still Hollow 1/2 Marathon and 10k, and we have plenty of space open. Register by Thursday at Noon online. This race is part of the Salomon Rock/Creek Trail Series, a year-round trail running event series […]
The exploration of space is largely dependent upon multiple (most often 3) stage rockets for getting payload and personnel into space. There have been numerable successes but there have also been some exceptions. The most recent failure of a Russian rocket losing thrust shortly after liftoff and violently (and spectacularly) crashing back onto the ground […]