ultrarunning

Powell’s passion leads to ‘Progress’

Bryon Powell is torn. He loves his job. He also loves to run. Thus his dilemma on June 25, when he is scheduled to toe the starting line at the Western States Endurance Run. A thre ...

Mackey motors on the trail

Dave Mackey isn’t sure if the Western States Endurance Run will be on his schedule this summer. After the veteran runner outlasted a host of talented, younger competitors at Satu ...

Finkbeiner, Wolfe shine at Way Too Cool

COOL — You might say running is in Christian Finkbeiner’s blood. The 17-year-old junior from Placer darted to a 10th-place finish at the Way Too Cool 50-kilometer trail race ...

Bomhoff headed to Badwater

Last year Greg Bomhoff took on the track at Franklin Elementary School in Loomis for 24 hours straight.He’s stepping it up a notch this summer. The Loomis runner was selected to ...

Foresthill teen is a running machine

FORESTHILL — Jonathan Huerta’s friends at Foresthill High School are morelikely to volunteer for an extra homework assignment than join him on one ofhis weekend jogs.&l ...

Every man for himself

By Todd Mordhorst Journal Sports Editor Hal Koerner took off down the Western States Trail and never looked back on his way to his first victory in the Western States Endurance R ...