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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?

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The Date for the 2012 Speedgoat 50k will be July 28, at 6:30 am.

Entries will go online at Ultrasignup on January 1 to reserve a spot.  This year we are limited to 300 billies and nannies.  Still only 11,600′ of climb.  AT least $1000 to the winner, maybe more!


Speedgoat 50k – Registration Opens Jan. 1st

Speedgoat 50k – Registration opens Jan. 1st, If you got what it takes sign up for the toughest 50k around! Snowbird Ski Resort host the 5th annual 50k trail race which takes place entirely with in the resort.  This is a post graduate trail race with over 20,000 combined vertical starting at 8000 feet above sea level.  Start training and sign up NOW,  race limit 250 runners. The race will sell out be sure to sign up early..sharpen your hooves! Race takes place July 30th, 2011 6:30 A.M.

Race Details

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CLICK on the mutant Goat to enter..

Scrape on!


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 in Utah I’ll jump on the express through the Uinta Mountains, stay tuned for updates.

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Pony Express


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The temperatures heated up so did the competition for first place as Luke Nelson lead early to the top of  Mary Ellen Gulch but was taken over by local runner Eric Storeheim who never looked back (6:12)! Eric runs for Wasatch Runnng Center the best local trail store around..10 scrapes for Eric! On the woman’s side Mandy Hosford started fast and never slowed down until she finished in just over 7 hours, nice run Nannie!

Full results to come…

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