Author: Ellie Pell

I grew up in the lovely town of Ithaca, NY and had an active childhood running track and cross country and exploring the many local trails. Then attending college in Vermont, I discovered ultrarunning and signed up for my first ultra in my sophomore year. Since then, I’ve entered many ultras and trail runs and can’t seem to stop! I also dabble in road events,

I grew up near Crozet, Virginia with the South District of Shenandoah National Park as my backyard. I first started running when I was about 14 years old, as I was on a self-imposed mission to map out as many trails and logging roads as possible. This led to a passion for mapping out mountain streams as “trails to explore” which lead to my passion

My Name is Cole Crosby and I am a proud "Beast Coast" athlete, multi-day runner, and US snowshoe national team member that currently resides in the small little state of Rhode Island. I love to say that the "biggest things come in the smallest packages" and Rhode Island continues to be an incredible training ground for all of my endurance pursuits. From the hills to

I am Riley Brady and I call Pennsylvania my home and feel most comfortable out on a trail or working on a bike. I currently work for Trek bikes when I am not training or working on my hairstyling skills. In 2021 I had a string of great performances and won every race I entered culminating at the Virgil Crest 100 miler where I set

I have a Masters in Public Health and am a competitive swimmer turned ultra runner. I enjoy distances over 50K and love running in the mountains over technical terrain. I am also passionate about the environment and think all outdoor athletes should be environmentalists; I am a running and fitness coach who enjoys using a 'whole person approach'.

My name is HollyAnn Swann and I’m looking forward to the 2022 trail racing year with TC Elite and my super speedy teammates! I’m Alabama born and West Virginia adopted. Collegiately I had the opportunity to run for both Auburn University at Montgomery and Marshall University specializing in the 5k/10k distance. Post-collegiately I spent a few years as a road marathoner chasing the marathon OTQ

My name is Caleb Bowen and here is a little bit of information about me. I currently am the Assistant Cross Country/Track and Field Coach at Marshall University located in Huntington, WV. I was given the opportunity to coach here at Marshall (my alma mater) back in 2015 and have loved helping this team grow and progress ever since I started. In addition to coaching,

I am a runner originally from New Jersey who now lives in Richmond Vermont. I typically run ultra trail races but have dabbled in road running as well and in 2019 was a member of the 50k US team.In 2022 I am going to focus on more technical mountain races to give myself a new challenge and to take advantage of the rocky, rooty terrain


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