27 Jun '14, 2am

Alex Varner Pre-2014 Western States 100 Interview

Folks from the Bay Area are talking up Alex Varner as this year’s Rob Krar , that is, someone with loads of talent and a short ultra resume who might just nail his Western States 100 as their first 100 miler. Of course, that’s a longshot to happen for anyone, but Alex has a long and impressive running resume and has seen success since he started running ultras in the past year. In the following interview, Alex talks about his running history, how he happened upon trail running and (much) later ultrarunning, and what his goals are, as well as his sneakerhead tendencies.

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