March 4th, 2024

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If Foot Races Were Big Gulps

In Brendan Leonard's latest for UltraSignup News, the man known as Semi-Rad compares race distances to sugary convenience store drinks.

Hot List: 2024 May South

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the South May Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 May Midwest

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the Midwest May Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 May West

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the West May Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 May Pacific

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the Pacific May Hot List.

How Are We Preparing for Crewing Season?

The latest from Semi-Rad for UltraSignup News. Follow Brendan Leonard on Instagram.

Hot List: 2024 April – New England

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the New England April Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 April – Midwest

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the Midwest April Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 April – Pacific

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the Pacific April Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 April – Mid-Atlantic

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the Mid-Atlantic April Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 April – South

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the South April Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 April – West

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the West April Hot List.

UltraSignup Ambassador Club 2024!

The inaugural group is made up of runners from across the United States.

Marathons vs. Ultramarathons

Same, same, but different. Right? The latest from Semi-Rad for UltraSignup News. Follow Brendan Leonard on Instagram.

The Formation of The Trail Team

Andy Wacker saw a gap in professional development of trail runners and decided to quit waiting around for someone to fill it.

Hot List: 2024 March – Pacific

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the South March Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 March – West

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the West March Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 March – Midwest

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the Midwest March Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 March – South

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the South March Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 March – New England

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the New England March Hot List.

Hot List: 2024 March – Mid-Atlantic

Check out all the upcoming trail races and the ones that just opened their registration in the March Hot List.

Mountain Mist Celebrates 30 Years

The South's annual ultrarunning celebration of community and camaraderie, with whatever the weather delivers

Reasons

Reasons I will not win certain famous Ultra races this year

02.07.24: Get Ready for Black Canyon Ultras

Enjoy another new episode of The Trailhead Podcast with pro skier Drew Pertersen as he talks ultra running and mental health.

Hot List: 2024 February – Pacific

Get your 2024 race calendar set! Check out all the upcoming trail races in 2024 and the ones that just opened their registration.

Hot List: 2024 February – West

Get your 2024 race calendar set! Check out all the upcoming trail races in 2024 and the ones that just opened their registration.

Hot List: 2024 February – South

Get your 2024 race calendar set! Check out all the upcoming trail races in 2024 and the ones that just opened their registration.

Hot List: 2024 February – New England

Get your 2024 race calendar set! Check out all the upcoming trail races in 2024 and the ones that just opened their registration.

Hot List: 2024 February – Midwest

Get your 2024 race calendar set! Check out all the upcoming trail races in 2024 and the ones that just opened their registration.

Hot List: 2024 February- Mid-Atlantic

Check out trail races near you! Here is every trail race in February and March and the ones that just opened their registration.

New Year, And?

A Semi-Rad original for UltraSignup News.

2023 Winners of the Keep Trail Running Weird Awards

Each year, UltraSignup closes out the year with Keep Trail Running Weird Awards. We consider the awards a ‘podium finish’ for the everyday runner, honoring the beautifully weird and free-spirited culture of the trail running community. Since 2021, we have recognized 5 winners nominated by the community and 5 winners based on crunching the numbers […]

The Best Recovery Tools for Trail Runners

Gadgets to help you rest easy and manage stress in between workouts.

Kick off the New Year – Events Opening Now

Below you will find a list of races that open their registration on or around January 1. Some of these events will sell out quickly, be prepared. Others offer the best possible pricing to early birds. Whichever camp your goal race falls into, be prepared, be patient, and don't be afraid of wait lists. May the odds be ever in your favor.

Facing the Unknown: Guidance for Negotiating the Hidden World of Athlete Contracts

The unknown can be torturous when it comes to athletes entering the sponsorship market with a vacuum of information.