Western States 2014

Running effort takes ER doc from dawn to dusk

It was the luck of the draw – in the bonus lottery – that finally allowed Loomis runner Dawn Hitchcock to enter the Western States 100 Endurance Run on June 28. ...

Placer High football coach Montoya a pacer at Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run

Placer High football coach Joey Montoya, an up-and-coming ultrarunner, had the opportunity to pace Matt Keyes of Auburn in Saturday’s Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run. ...

Western States 100: Folsom's Erik Skaden earns 1,000-Mile, 10-Day Buckle

Erik Skaden accomplished a dream 12 years in the making at 12:13 a.m. Sunday when he crossed the finish line at the Placer High School track. The 42-year-old Folsom resident finis ...

Montreal man finishes Western States 100 a year after getting carried off trail with hyponatremia

  Time is of the essence. With the 30-hour limit at the 41st annual Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run approaching, runners tried their best Sunday to cross the finish li ...

Western States 100: Stephanie Howe tops the women's field

Stephanie Howe has been an accomplished ultrarunner for the past few years, but running in the Western State 100-Mile Endurance Run was a new venture for the Bend, Ore., native. ...

VIDEO: Rob Krar, Western States 100 runners cross American River

Watch a video of Rob Krar and three other top Western States 100-Mile Endurance runners cross the American River.

VIDEO: Stephanie Howe wins Cougar Trophy at Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run

Watch a video of Stephanie Howe winning the women's race at the 2014 Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run Saturday night. Check back later today for a story on the women' ...

Rob Krar takes Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run title

Rob Krar took a couple of minutes to catch his breath. After winning his first Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run in a sizzling time of 14 hours, 53 minutes and 22 seconds, who ...

Hundreds of Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run fans watch Rob Krar win title

Hundreds of spectators packed Placer High’s LeFebvre Stadium Saturday night, rooting on and high-fiving ultrarunners as they were approaching the finish line of the Western S ...

Live updates on Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run

More than halfway through the course, Max King of Oregon is still in the lead of the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run. King, who won the 2013 Way Too Cool 50K in record fashi ...