Your weekly guided tour of the best new research and articles on running from around the web.
Here's how the septuagenarian has trained his body and mind to face the challenges of the WS-100's difficult course and expected blistering heat.
The 69-year-old has lived an interesting life, including 42 years as an ultrarunner.
The announcement comes after two recent uproars surrounding convicted dopers.
94 percent of the field took part in the 10-question survey.
We caught up with the recent winner of the Western States Endurance Run.
The Nike Trail Athlete ran the prestigious 100-mile race for the first time this year.
The Western States 100 provides the perfect opportunity to research the affects of ultrarunning on the body, reports Allison Pattillo.
From racer to race director, Craig Thornley is taking it all in stride.