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Table of Contents—December 2015

Cover photo by Fredrik Marmsater

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Scott Jurek, Reset

How the champion ultrarunner retired from racing, broke the Appalachian Trail speed record and reinvigorated his running.

By Alex Kurt / Photos by Luis Escobar


The Unsung Icon

Tom Green made history in our sport's infancy. He's run in the pack for nearly 20 years since, softly imparting inspiration. Now he faces the most demanding challenge of his life.

By Holly and Garett Graubins / Photos by Geoffrey Baker


Top Trail Cities

Our picks for the best metropolitan areas to live, work and trail run.

By Meghan Hicks



gear 5 high-tech GPS running watches.

training Ski mo: the trail runner's antidote to winter.

trail tips No mountains? No problem. How to train for trails in the heart of the city.

people Coach taught Jenn Shelton how to run (and swear); Rickey Gates on wilderness first aid; Missy Gosney's path to Nolan's 14.

take your mark Cold-weather alternatives to keep you racing all winter long.


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