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Action Camera | VIRB | Garmin

Action Camera | VIRB | Garmin | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
VIRB is a true HD 1080p action camera that combines uncompromising durability, enhanced HD video recording and easy-to-use features.
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Jantastic 2015

Jantastic 2015 | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
I’m taking part in Jantastic 2015, the New Year fitness challenge that will get you started and keep you going. Run it, ride it, swim it. Do it.
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Marmot Dark Mountains 2015

Marmot Dark Mountains 2015 | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
The organisers of the formidable Marmot Dark Mountains™ have just announced that the 2015 event will take place in the Howgills on the night of 24th & 25th January 2015. Marmot Dark Mountains™ ...
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Ultras and Beards

Ultras and Beards | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Look! It is one serious debate... the beard and the ultra runner. Ian Sharman once wrote a great post on the pros and cons of the bearded runner. To be honest, the jury was out. In this festive sea...
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In the footsteps of Hillary on RUNULTRA

In the footsteps of Hillary on RUNULTRA | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
"I see a woman carrying wood to her home. I stop her and ask for a photograph. Without hesitation she stops, looks me in the eye and patiently waits while I work my craft. Her face is leathered, fu...
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Hardrock 100 2015 Lottery Results

Hardrock 100 2015 Lottery Results | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
 Hardrock 100 once again created buzz and excitement with its draw on Saturday December 6th. Two runners had guaranteed entry for 2015 – 2014 victors, Kilian Jornet and Darcy Piceau. The 2014 editi...
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Kilian Jornet - Aconcagua - Summits of my Life

Kilian Jornet - Aconcagua - Summits of my Life | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
“Winning isn’t about finishing in first place. It isn’t about beating the others. It’s about overcoming yourself. Overcoming your body, your limitations and your fears…. To find out whether we can ...
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Accomodation

Accomodation | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Moketsi Game Ranch is based just outside Bloemfontein and is available to a single group of up to 20 guests.
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Salomon SkyRun 2014 - Race Day Images

Salomon SkyRun 2014 - Race Day Images | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
  The Witteberg is a South African mountain range just off the south-west corner of Lesotho. The range, which rises to 2408 metres, stretches for about 60km from Lundin’s Nek in the east to La...
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FKT Up? Kilian Jornet's Insane New Sport

FKT Up? Kilian Jornet's Insane New Sport | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
With warp-speed ascents that include the Matterhorn (1:56) and Denali (9:43), ultrarunner turned alpinist Kilian Jornet Burgada is the king of the endurance world's latest obsession: fastest known times. And now he plans to run up Everest.
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Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 - Stage 6

Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 - Stage 6 | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Day 6 #ETR2014 On paper, today’s stage of the Everest Trail Race was mostly downhill with 3183m of descent in comparison to 2105m of ascent over the 29.5km course. Don’t be fooled though, it was a ...
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Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 Day 4 Image Gallery

Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 Day 4 Image Gallery | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Results top-3 stage 4 Samir Temsang 3:53:35 Phudorje Lama Sherpa 2:53:38 Zigor Iturrieta 4:09:41 Anna Comet 4:28:18 Kerry Sutton 5:06:09 Yangdi Lama Sherpa 5:35:47
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Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 - Stage 4

Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 - Stage 4 | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Day 4 #ETR2014 Kharikola to Phakding is one of my favourite days on the ETR trails. It’s very much a transition stage. The first 3-days have been quiet with the occasional glimpse of life but now w...
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TALKK ULTRA is now on STITCHER

TALKK ULTRA is now on STITCHER | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Due to demand, TALK ULTRA has now been added to STITCHER. You can listen to and view the show HERE You can listen on iOS HERE, Android HERE or via a web player HERE What is STITCHER? Listen to over...
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Ultra Running, Mountain, Trail and Skyrunning Review 2014

Ultra Running, Mountain, Trail and Skyrunning Review 2014 | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Did that just happen? Another year draws to a close and with it many races, many experiences and many highlights. I don’t need to tell you but our niche sport is progressing at an alarming rate: mo...
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In the footsteps of Hillary – Everest Trail Race by Ian Corless

In the footsteps of Hillary – Everest Trail Race by Ian Corless | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Get up to date with the latest Ultra Running news and articles, read interviews with Ultra Runners and discover inspirational Ultra Running stories.
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CYCLING for RUNNERS – Article 5 Spice Up Sessions

CYCLING for RUNNERS – Article 5 Spice Up Sessions | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
December is here. The days are shorter and many of you will be feeling like hibernating! Nothing wrong with that, training should have peaks and troughs and if you don’t have them, in our opinion y...
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SALMON SKYRUN package for International runners 2015

SALMON SKYRUN package for International runners 2015 | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Embrace an opportunity to not only take part in one of South Africa’s toughest races but also be privy to a VIP package that will not only allow you experience the journey of a lifetime. Following ...
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Episode 75 - Skyrun, Robbins, Greyling, Boettger

Episode 75 - Skyrun, Robbins, Greyling, Boettger | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Episode 75 of Talk Ultra is all about the Salomon Skyrun and South Africa. We bring an interview with the ladies winner Landie Greyling. We also talk with the ladies 2nd place, Julia Boettger. Gary...
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ELS 2900 Alpine Run - Run. Tag a peak. Repeat.

ELS 2900 Alpine Run - Run. Tag a peak. Repeat. | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Run. Tag a peak. Repeat. Inspired by our FKT on Els 2900 route, we customized our track to add more ridge running and off track segments. Be ready to tackle one of the most incredible alpine route ...
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Faces of Nepal

Faces of Nepal | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
“Travel is the discovery of truth; an affirmation of the promise that human kind is far more beautiful than it is flawed. With each trip comes a new optimism that where there is despair and hardshi...
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Darkness to light by Ian Corless

Darkness to light by Ian Corless | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Get up to date with the latest Ultra Running news and articles, read interviews with Ultra Runners and discover inspirational Ultra Running stories.
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Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 Day 3 Image Gallery

Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 Day 3 Image Gallery | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Results top-3 stage 3 Samir Temsang 3:48:02 Phudorje Lama Sherpa 4:07:47 Zigor Iturrieta 4:50:57 Anna Comet 5:35:35 Kerry Sutton 6:09:55 Yangdi Lama Sherpa 6:27:43
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Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 - Stage 5

Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 - Stage 5 | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Day 5 #ETR2014 Many say that the 16km route from Phakding to Tengboche is one of the most beautiful trails in the world. The view of the Himalayan peaks is beyond mind blowing. Especially when you ...
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Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 - Stage 3

Everest Trail Race #ETR2014 - Stage 3 | Talk Ultra - Ultra Running | Scoop.it
Day 3 #ETR2014 After yesterday relentless uphill struggle today, day-3 of the Everest Trail Race was all downhill, well, sort of. Starting in Jase Bhanjyang runners passed through Jumbesi, Phurteng...
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