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10 UR Profile: Mohican 100 Mile Winner Eric Grossman
13 Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run
14 Jurek Streaks to Sixth Straight Western States Win in Record Time
by John Trent
16 From the Pack: A Success Story
by Steve Reagan
17 Notes in the Margin
by John Medinger
18 Western Outtakes
20 Western States Quote Book
70 Six Bridges: The Wonder of It All
    
by Albert J. Toth
 
COLUMNS AT THE RACES reports and results
6 Experiment of One: Ultrarunning Questions and 
     Answers

     by Shawn McDonald
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Western States 100 Mile
Vermont 100 Mile
Hardrock Hundred
Bighorn 100 Mile, 50 Mile, 50 Km
Mohican 100 Mile
San Juan Solstice 50 Mile
Squaw Peak 50 Mile    
Wyoming Double Marathon
Jim Bridger 50 Km
Bethel Moonlight Boogie 
Shadow of Giants 50 Km
Shafer Butte 52 Mile Endurance Run
Carmel Valley 50 Km
Mount Diablo Summer 50 Km
Skyline Ridge 50 Km
Angel Island 50 Km
Superior Trail 50 Km
Big Butt 50 Km
FANS 24 and 12 Hour
Highlands Sky 40 Mile 
Berryman 50 Mile
Darkside Eight Hour 
Laurel Highlands 70 Mile 
Mont-Royal Summit Quest 50 Km
Big Sky 50 Mile
PENNAR 40 Mile

Rattlesnake 50 Km
Starr Wilderness 50 Km
Holcomb Valley 33 Mile
Motherís Day Six Hour
San Juan Trail 50 Km

8 The Science of Ultrarunning: Can Ultras Make 
     You Sick?

     by David C. Nieman
28 Women's View: The Ups and Downs of the      
     Vermont 100

    
by Ellen McCurtin
60 Middle of the Pack: Kevan Matthews
     by Greg Loomis
69 On the Go: Quick Shots
     by Ed Tyanich
DEPARTMENTS
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Chatter

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UR Letters and Briefs

62 UR Calendar

COVER   Winner Paul Sweeney arrives at the finish line of 
               the Hardrock Hundred to the cheers of the crowd.
PHOTO  Silverton Standard and The Miner