27 Jul '12, 1pm

The Speedgoat 50k this weekend is gonna be one for the history books. Here's our preview. #SG50k

Has there ever been as competitive an ultramarathon in Utah as this weekend’s Speedgoat 50k ? No way. What’s more, the most competitive 50k season in the US is traditionally restricted to February and March with races such as Chuckanut and Way Too Cool. On the other hand, the hottest racing action over the summer tends to be 100 milers with a few 50 milers and 100ks sneaking onto the radar. Not this weekend when a slew of top American talent faces off against an infusion of international speedsters. Why? Two reasons. First, Karl Melter, the RD, has worked tirelessly to put together a brutal course (11,6oo’ of elevation gain) and a solid prize purse ($10,000, plus two $1,000 first climb primes and a $500 course-record bonus), which has steadily improved the field’s competitiveness since the race’s inaugural running in 2007. Second, Speedgoat is one of two International Skyr...

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