26 Jun '12, 9pm

Course records were shattered at last weekend's Western States 100. Read all about it:

Course records were shattered at last weekend's Western States 100. Read all about it:

morning. The race, which starts in Squaw Valley, California, and runs from the Sierra Nevada mountain range into the foothills before finishing 100 miles later in Auburn, California, is notorious for scorching heat and dusty trails. That wasn't the case this past Saturday, June 23, when thick fog and rain shrouded the starting line and continued to chill runners for the first 30 or 40 miles, with sleet and freezing temperatures testing competitors on course. But the cool weather, despite being downright uncomfortable for just about everyone, might have played a part in the record-breaking winning times. Above: Just over 400 racers, including ultrarunning pioneer Gordy Ainsleigh, pictured here, endured cold, wind, rain, and even hail during the Western States 100-Mile Endurance run from Squaw Valley to Auburn, California, on June 23. The weather broke by mid-day, and so, un...

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Record-breaking performances at Western States

runningtimes.com 25 Jun '12, 3pm

Western States 100 – Auburn, Ca. Unseasonably cool temperatures and deep competitive fields pushed Timothy Olson (Ashland,...

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irunfar.com 25 Jun '12, 5pm

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irunfar.com 26 Jun '12, 8pm

In only his second 100 mile race, South African Ryan Sandes finished second at the 2012 Western States 100. Not only that,...

A fun interview with Rory Bosio (@TheNorthFace)...

irunfar.com 26 Jun '12, 4pm

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Ellie Greenwood (@Montrail) shares her story of...

irunfar.com 28 Jun '12, 4pm

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Our results article for the multi-record-setting 2012 Western States 100. #WS100

Our results article for the multi-record-settin...

irunfar.com 24 Jun '12, 8am

In addition to “fast weather” fast competitors led to a perfect storm for the men’s field. For more tha 50 miles, a large ...

Finish line interviews with course record sette...

irunfar.com 24 Jun '12, 11am

You are here: Home / Interviews and Profiles / Timothy Olson & Ellie Greenwood 2012 WS100 Finish Line Interviews Timothy O...

Sharing: Nikki Kimball Pre-2012 Western States ...

irunfar.com 23 Jun '12, 12pm

Nikki Kimball has three Western States wins in six attempts and will be racing again this year… with a broken hand. In the...

Ellie Greenwood sat down to chat with us the da...

irunfar.com 23 Jun '12, 2pm

Ellie Greenwood is the defending women’s champ at the Western States 100. In the following interview, find out why she’s c...

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irunfar.com 23 Jun '12, 1pm

Timothy Olson burst onto the international ultrarunning scene with his sixth place at last year’s Western States 100. In t...

Krissy Moehl (@Patagonia/@Ultraspire) talks abo...

irunfar.com 28 Jun '12, 7pm

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irunfar.com 22 Jun '12, 1pm

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Western States starts Saturday! Learn about it, and other notable 100-mile ultras, here:

Western States starts Saturday! Learn about it,...

runnersworld.com 22 Jun '12, 12am

WESTERN STATES 100-MILE ENDURANCE RUN, JUNE 23-24, 2012 Known as: "Western States" Website: ws100.com Where: Starts at the...

Western States 100 Race Report via @iRunFar #ws100

Western States 100 Race Report via @iRunFar #ws100

irunfar.com 02 Jul '12, 2pm

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