Nathan Holland: 2014 Upchuck 50k race report

Nathan Holland: 2014 Upchuck 50k race report

Race Details: Man, oh man… what an Upchuck! Upchuck is always a memorable experience, and one of those small and challenging races that truly embraces the ultra running experience at its simplest. Runners won’t find loads of swag here or…

Nathan Holland: 2014 Chattanooga Mountains Stage Race, Day 1

Nathan Holland: 2014 Chattanooga Mountains Stage Race, Day 1

Rock/Creek Chattanooga Mountain Stage Race – 3 Days, 3 Mountains, 60 Miles Friday, June 13 – Sunday, June 15, 2014 Gear: Patagonia Air Flow Shirt, Patagonia Strider Pro Shorts, Smartwool PhD Run Graduated Compression Socks, Salomon Sense Pro Shoes, Suunto…

Nathan Holland on his Thunder Rock 100 DNF, Part 2

Continued from Part 1, published yesterday.   Coming into Servilla Church (Aid #7, 50mi) I was pretty pumped to see my family and get some dry socks and shoes. I was still ahead of my schedule, maybe more than I…

Rock/Creek racer Nick Lewis on his 2nd-place Thunder Rock 100 finish

Rock/Creek racer Nick Lewis on his 2nd-place Thunder Rock 100 finish

A disclaimer: I could tell you what time I was at mile 25 (3:48ish), how many gels I ate (41), my fastest mile (7:23 on a fireroad in the middle of the night trying to catch Ryan), etc etc etc……

Nathan Holland on finishing second at the Scenic City Trail Marathon

Nathan Holland on finishing second at the Scenic City Trail Marathon

Rock/Creek Scenic City Trail Marathon & Half Marathon Saturday, April 26, 2014 Gear: Patagonia Air Flow Shirt, Patagonia Strider Pro Shorts, Smartwool PhD Run Graduated Compression Socks, Salomon Sense Pro Shoes, Suunto Ambit 2 (HR) Watch, Camelbak Handheld Bottle, Salomon…

The 2014 R/C River Gorge Trail Race according to Nathan Holland

Rock/Creek River Gorge 10.2 mile trail race by Nathan Holland Trail Running Gear: Patagonia Air Flow Shirt, Patagonia Strider Pro Shorts, Smartwool PhD Run Graduated Compression Socks, Salomon Sense Pro Shoes, Suunto Ambit 2 (HR) Watch, Camelbak Handheld Bottle, Salomon…

Top Tweets from the Weekend’s #SalomonRCrun

This past Saturday we officially kicked off the Salomon Rock/Creek Trail Series, one of the nation’s premiere trail running race series. The year started with the 14th annual Rock/Creek River Gorge Trail Race, and all you runners and spectators out…

Results from the 2014 Rock/Creek River Gorge Trail Race

Results from the 2014 Rock/Creek River Gorge Trail Race

With Saturday’s 14th running of the classic Rock/Creek River Gorge Trail Race, the 2014 Salomon Rock/Creek Trail Series has officially begun! The River Gorge Trail Race showcases the Mullens Cove loop on the Cumberland Trail, a rocky and picturesque section…

Operation:Ultra's interview about trail running in the South

Operation:Ultra’s interview about trail running in the South

What is your favorite trail to run on?  Listen to Operation:Ultra‘s podcast about running gear and ultra running in the South. This week’s interview features race director Randy Whorton talking about the Chattanooga trail community and all the events lined up…

More new video: 2013 Rock/Creek Lookout Mountain 50 mile trail race

More new video: 2013 Rock/Creek Lookout Mountain 50 mile trail race

In addition to the 2013 StumpJump video we just released, here’s a short film we feel really captures the mood of the cold, rainy day we just spent up on Lookout Mountain here in Chattanooga. The 50-miler is one of…