100 miles

Western States pioneers are still running strong

The Western States 100-mile Endurance Run began in 1974, when Gordon Ainsleigh attempted and succeeded to complete the course on foot. About half-way through the race, Ainsleigh sa ...

Impacts on canceled Western States Endurance Run for runners, Auburn businesses

With dreams of going the distance in the fabled 100-mile trek from Squaw Valley to Auburn up in smoke, runners were taking the event’s cancellation in stride Thursday, Western St ...