24 Jun '14, 11pm

GREAT INTERVIEW! The Pixie Ninja Cometh: A Conversation With Kaci Lickteig

On Saturday, the ‘Pixie Ninja,’ as she’s been nicknamed by her hometown running club, will race the Western States 100 , her third go at racing 100 miles. To be frank, I’m certain that 27-year-old Kaci Lickteig has arrived to the sport of trail ultrarunning with a clear goal in mind: to kick everyone’s behinds. She’s an abundantly warm and gentle creature, though, so I’m also certain she’ll carry that attitude wherever and however she runs. In the following extended conversation, Kaci walks us through her history with running, how she discovered the sport of ultrarunning, where she found hills in her Omaha, Nebraska hometown big enough to train for Western States, and more.

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On Saturday, the ‘Pixie Ninja,’ as she’s been nicknamed by her hometown running club, will race the Western States 100 , h...