Tag: Ultramarathon

Chad Denning Wins Wakely Dam Ultra

On a sweltering Sunday, Chad Denning won the Wakely Dam Ultra in New York’s Adirondack Mountains.  With a time of 5:06, he finished nine minutes ahead of second  place Nick Kirk.  Christopher Bunyan came third in 5:47.  Temperatures were in…

Arnstein, Wilcox Win Vermont 100

Finishing in 15:26, Michael Arnstein won the Vermont 100 today.  Serena Wilcox was the women’s winner, finishing in 18:09 and seventh overall. Past winner Leigh Schimtt came second, and Brian Rusiecki was third overall.  Among the women, Mary Churchill placed…

Jornet, Greenwood Win Western States 100

Kilian Jornet of Spain blistered the Western States 100 on Sunday, finishing in a time of 15:34, the third-fastest time in the history of the race.  Mike Wolfe came second, four minutes back, followed by Nick Clark in third.

Bellmare Wins Chilly Boreal Loppet

On a cold day with numbing wind chills, Patrick Bellemare won the Boreal Loppet in Forestville, Quebec on Saturday, 26 February. With a time of 5:54:49, he beat runner-up Styve Gagnon by one second over a distance of 103 k.…

Impatient

Possibly the longest single-day ski race in North America, the Boreal Loppet comes up a week from Saturday, and I’m impatient.  I signed on for this race last year, and the 103 k event was cancelled due to poor conditions. …