Ultimate Direction, Clif Bar, Patagonia, and Deuter USA have signed on to support the Montrail Ultra Cup, a new six-event ultrarunning series organized by Montrail, the Seattle-based outdoor footwear company. The four companies will back the 2002 series with cash support. The goal of the Montrail Ultra Cup is to objectively determine who is the best ultrarunner. Races in the series include the commonly accepted ultrarunning distances: 50 kilometers, 50 miles, and 100 miles. Complete results of the individual events and the Montrail Ultra Cup can be found at www.run.montrail.com.
GU, Montrail, Patagonia get "Way Too Cool" at 50K
In the first event of the Montrail Ultra Cup, the GU-sponsored Way Too Cool 50K ultra trail run found its start on a glorious spring mountain morning with perfect conditions that saw newbie ultra runner and University of Washington student Uli Steidl smash the course record by ...read more