We are not a membership organization. We are the only national organization in the U.S. dedicated to the promotion of ultramarathon footraces. We are the only national member organization of USA Track & Field which is dedicated to ultrarunning, and we are the U.S. member organization of the International Association of Ultrarunners. We are responsible for selecting and managing the annual U.S. National 24-Hour Run Championship and the annual U.S. National Team to the World 24-Hour Run Championship. Our U.S. Women's Team recently won the silver medal in the national team competition of the World 24-Hour Championship on May 3.
Below is a partial list of some of
the upcoming events in the North East region of the United States. To find
additional events or publish new events use the links below
When to Use Energy Gels and Hydration Drinks and Can They Be Used Together?
All athletes need three things: hydration, energy and electrolyte replacement. To perform at your best you want to get the proper amounts of each in perfect balance. The good news is that we make it easy to do using either e-Gel or e-Fuel.
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How to Avoid The Porta Potty During a Race
We've all seen it and most of us have done it ... 30 minutes (or less) into a race athletes are already looking for a port potty. The good news is that it doesn't have to be that way. The secret is a proper hydration plan before the gun goes off, and here's how you do it.
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