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This article is part of Endurance Planet’s ultrarunning article series. If you have questions, comments or feedback about “Building Up Your Speed for Ultras”, please leave it below in the comments section… On the surface it may seem a bit contradictory that you would have to do speed work for ultras. This is the kind… read more

This article is part of Endurance Planet’s ultrarunning article series. If you have questions, comments or feedback about “100 Miles in a Week”, please leave it below in the comments section… Have you ever accomplished a training mileage of 100 miles in a week? You may have heard of ultrarunners doing well enough in 100-milers… read more

This article is part of Endurance Planet’s ultrarunning article series. If you have questions, comments or feedback about “The Low Mileage Runner”, please leave it below in the comments section… Finishing a 100 mile ultramarathon with just an average training mileage of 20 to 30 miles per week – is that even possible? Actually it… read more

This is a guest post from Renegade Triathlon Psychology coach Stephen Ladd (pictured right), who has taken a somewhat unorthodox path to becoming one of most sought after gurus in the world when it comes to training your brain for peak performance. His formal education in the States included undergraduate studies in psychology, religion, and philosophy,… read more

This article is part of Endurance Planet’s ultrarunning article series. If you have questions, comments or feedback about “Training Guidelines for a 100k”, please leave it below in the comments section… Among the various ultramarathons, the 100k is perhaps one of the more popular types. Around 200 races of this distance are organized annually across… read more

This article is part of Endurance Planet’s ultrarunning article series. If you have questions, comments or feedback about “Training for Ultras through Marathons”, please leave it below in the comments section… There are those who would argue that training for ultras through marathons may offer little advantage since marathons are shorter and are usually run… read more

Are You Ready To Be Inspired? Get ready for amazing tales of extreme endurance from athletes around the globe. These aren’t pros or elites – these are people just like you who have decided to step outside their comfort zone and attempt to achieve the extraordinary. Congratulations to the Endurance Planet listeners and readers who… read more

This article is part of Endurance Planet’s ultrarunning article series. If you have questions, comments or feedback about “Advancing to 100 Milers from 50 ”, please leave it below in the comments section… To advance from running 50 mile ultras to 100 milers is definitely a big step. It’s one you can’t take lightly if… read more

This article is part of Endurance Planet’s ultrarunning article series. If you have questions, comments or feedback about “Difference between Marathons and 50 Milers”, please leave it below in the comments section… On the surface it may seem like the only notable difference between a standard marathon and a 50 Miler is distance. But those… read more

This article is part of Endurance Planet’s ultrarunning article series. If you have questions, comments or feedback about “50 Miler Training Tips”, please leave it below in the comments section… Training for a 50 miler is never easy. And part of the difficulty is that sometimes books and even veteran ultra runners give out conflicting… read more


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