Author Archives : WSG


ULTRAmarathonRunning.com

Fellow Trail Runner from across the pond, Keith Godden has a great site for the global endurance scene! Click the banner to visit Keith’s site. Ultramarathon running races, training & resources for ultra running enthusiasts! Trail, mountain, desert, 24 hour & other ultra long distance endurance events.

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TrailRunner “One Dirty Magazine” Blog

Yes…TrailRunner Magazine is launching a new blog, news, opinions and trail running stories directly from the single track! Stay tuned, the Wasatch Speed Goat Ultra Running Team will be posting a very informative article about the history of the only web based ultra running team around!! Scrape on!!


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Speedgoat 50k welcomes International Skyrunning Federation

The Speedgoat 50k is always full of surprises…this year our fellow trail runners from across the pond are coming to race July 28th at Snowbird Ski Resort, NICE! If you want to compete against top trail runners like Killian Jornet, Max King, Nick Clark sign up NOW before we sell out! Ultra SkyMarathon® Series *SPAIN: […]


2012 Wasatch Speed Goat Ultra Running Team

I wanted to start off by thanking long time and original sponsor Backcountry.com for providing goat skins for the team, they reached out to exclusive partner STOIC brand for the shirts, shorts and socks, sweet..Stoic thanks for the skins! This years line up includes a few new goats to the heard…scrape on for 2012!! 2012 […]


Wasatch Speed Goats partner with the Backcountry.com Goat 2

Wasatch Speed Goat Mountain Racing Team partners exclusively with Backcountry.com, the other goat. For 2012 the WSG will be sporting all new goat skins (brand to announced)… Stay tuned for  the final roster for the largest and only web based trail run team around. The Goats will be roaming the globe trekking through several mountain […]


Speedgoat 50k 2012 Registration opens Jan. 1st

Let the fun begin, sign up now for the toughest 50k around and enjoy a day of trekking through Snowbird’s gnarly terrain. Each year there’s a new surprise,  massive snow fields, steeper vertical, longer finish…what’s next? Speedgoat karl’s 100 Mile Blend Coffee The Date for the 2012 Speedgoat 50k will be July 28, at 6:30 […]


Oil Creek 100 – 2011 3

Heading back home to see my parents and run the Oil Creek 100, one of my favorite events, trekking through the PA. woods for a 21 hour work out. 100 miles – 17,627′ elev gain – 32 hour limit – 5 AM Saturday to 1 PM Sunday. Tom Jennings and his volunteers run some of […]


Speedgoat 50k…snow fun!

Here’s a preview for Saturday’s Speedgoat 50k…Karl and I finished marking the course which has been altered due to heavy snow pack.  No worry a new thrill every year…ropes on little cloud,  new types of vertical.  Run well… Sharpen your hooves for this one!! Voted “Utah’s Best Race” 2011

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Antelope Island Buffalo Run

Antelope Island Buffalo Run 25K, 50K, 50-mile, 100-mile March 25-26, 2011 I was running  Antelope Island this weekend and must have seen over 50 trail runners out there training for the big event! Teammate Jim Skaggs has put together one of the biggest events there is with runners from 4 events trekking along side the […]


Hoka OneOne Bondi B LIVE at Wasatch Speed Goat 2

Now’s  your chance to try the brand Karl Meltzer used to trek the entire Pony Express Trail (1840 miles) , Hoka OneOne Bondi is flying of the shelves at our local retailers!  Mountains Plus has both styles available now, Comfort and cushioning: 2.5x the EVA volume and 30% softer than standard running shoes Rolling up: […]


Rocky Raccoon 100 Miler 2

Getting ready to start the season off with a leg speed race, time to take a break from the vertical and run a fast 100. The Rocky Raccoon is one of the oldest and most loved trail races in the state of Texas. It takes place in Hunstville State Park on mostly flat trails through […]


Karl Meltzer – RED BULL HUMAN EXPRESS 3

Wednesday morning September 14th Karl Meltzer heads out for another long journey… trekking the  Pony Express Trail with the support of Red Bull.  Starting in Sacramento Meltzer plans on covering 50 miles a day for the next 45 days…(roughly) all the way to St. Joseph, MO. I’ll be tracking Karl at http://karlmeltzer.com/.  Once he arrives […]


UTMB 2010 2

Wow,  imagine lining up for the biggest event of your life and having it canceled 20k into the race due to a landslide in Italy..the mental let down and disappointment was unmeasurable. As I entered the Saint-Gervais aid station (20k) there where runners everywhere on their phones standing around in the pouring rain?  I went […]


Ultra Trail Du Mont Blanc 3

Poles or no poles, that question been answered.  The Mt. Blanc single tracks seem a little steeper then the single tracks were use to racing on..The downhills seem fairly steep as well, one must pace themselves or life could get real tough later in the race, save the quads. Ultra Trail Du Mont Blanc

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Annual National Trail Running Day

I’ll be on a plane to France for the UTMB, but for the rest of you go get it! 2nd Annual National Trail Running Day set for August 21st, 2010 Atlanta, GA – June 28th, – Trail runners across the country participated in National Trail Running Day last year, having over 5,000 participants run Trail […]


Speedgoat 50k – New Start/Finish Line 2

Speedgoat 50k is just 11 days away! We will start and finish at Snowbirds Gad Valley which is entry 1 of the resort.  Hang on for some spectacular views, terrain and the best trail running arena in the states..Sharpen your hooves..!! Speed Goat Coupon Now Available! With your purchase use coupon code 1UX-1-UJENB to receive […]


Wasatch Affiliates – Outsource Program Management 1

Outdoor Industry Association Press Release: Mountains Plus Outdoor Gear, long time on-line retailer of outdoor gear announced the addition of Scott Mason as the new Affiliate Manager. Scott will be working closely with MPgear.com Affiliates and the Avantlink Network to enhance the program and provide unparalleled service. “We are really happy to have Scott on […]


Mountains Plus Partners with Speedgoat 50k

Long time on-line retailer Mountains Plus partners with Speedgoat 50k for this months upcoming race! The Speedgoat 50k takes place at Utah’s Snowbird Ski Resort on July 31st and is one of if not the best trail running arena you’ll ever see! Where else in the US can you ride a tram and watch your […]