Running through the cold dark days of winter can be challenging for even the most dedicated of runners. Finding like-minded souls to endure with you makes it much more motivating and fun.
Last winter, Katie Mouzakis tried to keep the weekly Durango Running Club group runs going year round but found that they were poorly attended.
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Staying healthy and active while continuing to run into our golden years requires balance and perspective and albeit a certain amount of luck. At 69 years old, Durangoan Emily Irwin epitomizes all of these components, maintaining a schedule many people half her age would find challenging.
Emily started running in her 20’s after...
The oldest race in the Pagosa Springs GECKO (Giving Every Child Knowledge of the Outdoors) Racing Series celebrated its 10th birthday this year on a beautiful, blue sky September morning.
Race director Morgan Murray vividly recalls that first year and how stressed and excited he was to put on an event with so many components.
“Nolan’s 14” is an extreme ultra running event that summits 14 of Colorado’s 14,000 foot peaks in the Sawatch Mountain Range within a 60-hour time frame.
Begun as an unofficial event in 1999, it has enticed some of the most hardcore ultra runners each year.
On Aug. 18, Durangoan Missy Gosney and...