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  • n. Plural form of ultramarathon.


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  • Deer and other animals run quickly for short amounts of time, but humans can, and do, frequently run 100 miles or more in ultramarathons without stopping.

    Humans Evolved to Be Long-Distance Runners

  • While a growing number of athletes are attempting incredible feats of endurance such as ultramarathons, scientists know little about the short- and long-term physical effects of such superhuman feats, says Reed Ferber, a researcher and director of the Running Injury Clinic at the University of Calgary.

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  • But it was his enthusiasms, including ultramarathons, roots music and philanthropy, and his outspoken disdain for cash accumulation as an end in itself, that set him apart.

    An Eye for Investments and an Ear for Bluegrass

  • "I just want to see if I can push through and do it," said Allentuck, who has completed seven marathons, four ultramarathons, three Ironman triathlons, a 4.4-mile Chesapeake Bay swim, and 30 to 40 other triathlons of various lengths.

    Maryland man prepares to take on the Death Race

  • Before he embraced natural movement, the founder of R. E. Taylor Associates Inc., a sales and consulting firm for the hospitality furniture- and fixture-manufacturing industry, logged about 70 miles a week training for marathons and ultramarathons races longer than 26.2 miles.

    Aping the Early Human Workout

  • But then I read your book and I learned about ultramarathons.

    The Cross-Country Runner

  • In an age of ultramarathons, Ironman triathlons and crowds chugging up Mount Everest, long-distance butterfly swimming is becoming a new and less-crowded frontier for fitness fanatics.

    For the Athlete Who Has It All

  • The perfect example of this comes from my friend Dave who has been running marathons and ultramarathons for almost forty years.


  • She enjoys running ultramarathons every month and trail races with her dad and daughter.


  • I won more ultramarathons than any man or woman in 2007.



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