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March 27, 2023 – iRunFar


This Week in Running Justin Mock TWIRThe Georgia Demise Race got here alive for its eleventh 12 months, Camille Herron shined in Australia, and the Gorge Waterfalls 50k is on deck for subsequent weekend. That’s a few of what we’ve acquired this week!

Georgia Demise Race 74 Mile – Blairsville, Georgia

The purpose-to-point race goes from Vogel State Park to Amicalola Falls State Park, with 16,000 ft of elevation acquire in north Georgia. Runners uniquely carry a one-pound railroad spike when racing and drop it in a coffin on the end.


Jana Fridrichova simply missed the course report however scored victory in 15:37. She was 4 minutes again of the 2021 occasion report. Fridrichova acquired to second total towards the lads’s subject too. She typically races, totaling no less than 11 extremely finishes in 2022, and has the Could 20 Massanutten Mountain Trails 100 Mile subsequent up on her calendar.

Second and third place have been Monique Ramras and Cera Jones, adopted in 16:14 and 16:48, respectively. These two now rank third and fourth on the race’s all-time chart too.

Jana Fridrichova - 2023 Georgia Death Race - women's winner

Jana Fridrichova on her option to successful the 2023 Georgia Demise Race 74 Mile. Picture: Run Bum


Males’s winner Chris Crowley outpaced the following man by virtually an hour. Crowley was approach up entrance in 15:12. That was adequate to get him to seventh on the race’s historic charts.

Chris Crowley - 2023 Georgia Death Race - men's winner

Chris Crowley (heart), the 2023 Georgia Demise Race 74 Mile males’s winner. Picture: Run Bum

It was rather a lot nearer after that, with Tristan Baxendale coming in second in 16:08 and Michael Klein working 16:16 for third.

Full outcomes.

Sri Chinmoy 48 Hour Competition – Bruce, Australia

Camille Herron went on a report smash, and she or he did it regardless of generally heavy rain on a 400-meter observe. iRunFar coated the feat individually. Herron hit 100k in 8:50, 100 miles in 14:41, 200 miles in 33:35, and set every kind of intermediate, age group, floor, and American information alongside the best way. The one that the majority mattered — the 48-hour world report — is hers now, due to a 270.5-mile whole over the 48-hour interval. Jo Zakrzewski (U.Ok.) beforehand held the world report with 255.7 miles.

It was simply 5 weeks in the past that Herron ran 12:52 for 100 miles at The Raven 24-Hour race in South Carolina, and up subsequent, she’s acquired the Silver State 50 Mile on the calendar for Could 20 as she turns towards the June 24 Western States 100.

Camille Herron - 48 hour world record - 2023 Sri Chinmoy 48 Hour Festival - at 300 kilometers

Camille Herron on the 300-kilometer mark in her profitable try at working a 48-hour world report on the 2023 Sri Chinmoy 48 Hour Competition in Australia. Picture: Sri Chinmoy 48 Hour Competition

The primary man within the 48-hour race was Joffrid Mackett (Australia), and he totaled 183.3 miles.

Full outcomes.

Three Peaks Mountain Race – Dunedin, New Zealand

The unique 26k race picks up Flagstaff, Swampy, and Mt. Cargill peaks, and the 55k distance provides Pulpit Rock too. The longer race was the New Zealand brief course path working championships.


Ruth Croft and Harry Wager have been race winners in 2:35 and a couple of:08. Wager was 13 minutes in entrance of everybody else.


Katie Morgan took the ladies’s championship in 5:48. Margie Campbell and Naomi Model adopted in 5:54 and 5:59.

Males’s winner Weston Hill was off the entrance in 4:54. Daniel and Oak Jones have been second and third in 5:15 and 5:19, respectively.

Full outcomes.

Extra Races and Runs

Lyon City Path – Lyon, France

Blandine L’Hirondel (France) and Sébastien Spehler (France) received the 37k race in 3:01 and a couple of:34. Full outcomes.

Badger Mountain Problem – Richland, Washington

The occasion included three extremely distance races. Michaela Trenidad and Ihor Verys (Canada) received the 100 miler in 18:57 and 15:44. Erin Brunner and Jesse Lang received the 50-mile race in 9:02 and seven:22, and Alex Borsuk and Jeff Lampert received the 55k in 5:28 and 4:48. Full outcomes.

Owyhee Off-Highway Problem – Adrian, Oregon

There have been simply 27 55k racers, and Jessica Barker and Anthony Jacobs have been the quickest in 5:34 and 4:25. Full outcomes.

Run4Kids 48 Hour Working Occasion – Corona, California

Official outcomes haven’t but hit the net, however social media reveals that Jake Jackson ran 15:05 for 100 miles in a single day on a half-mile loop. Full outcomes (when out there).

Crown King Scramble 50k – Phoenix, Arizona

YiOu Wang and Scott Traer have been race winners in 4:55 and 4:06. Full outcomes.

Behind the Rocks Extremely – Moab, Utah

Addie Bracy and Jonathan Rea received the 50k in 4:32 and three:51, and Rea scored a brand new 50k course report by solely 10 seconds. Annie Hughes was the 50-mile winner in 7:41, and Scott Mehring took the lads’s win in 8:54. Full outcomes.

Prairie Spirit Path – Ottawa, Kansas

Michelle Leduc (Canada) and Walter Handloser pushed to 18:35 and 18:07 100-mile successful instances, and Sara Ibbetson and Colin Langfitt received the 50k in 3:46 and three:16. Full outcomes.

Chicago Lakefront – Chicago, Illinois

Rachel Burke and Carson Gill coated 50k alongside Lake Michigan in 3:58 and three:29. Full outcomes.

Clinton Lake 30 Mile – DeWitt, Illinois

Renee White and Trevor Giampa went the quickest in 5:35 and 4:30. Full outcomes.

Mount Mitchell Heartbreaker – Outdated Fort, North Carolina

The primary-year race had 50-mile and 55k races, and the 50-mile race went over three 6,000-foot peaks. Sabrina Stanley led the ladies’s 50 mile in 10:15, and race locals David Hedges and Drew Antonisse ran 8:08 and eight:09 for the lads, solely 56 seconds aside. Katti Jackson and Drew Marshall set the inaugural 55k information in 6:51 and 5:55, respectively. Full outcomes.

Subsequent Weekend – Gorge Waterfalls – Cascade Locks, Oregon

There are 100k, 50k, and 30k races on the weekend, however the Sunday 50k seems greatest primed for front-end competitors. The course runs principally point-to-point, with a 1,400-foot climb within the first two miles adopted instantly by a 1,200-foot drop. There’s a $5,000 prize purse for the 50k, with $1,250 to every winner.


  • Sophie Anders – 2nd 2022 By no means Summer time 60k
  • Katie Asmuth – third 2023 Manner Too Cool 50k
  • Heather Jackson – 2nd 2023 Black Canyon 100k
  • Catrin Jones (Canada) – 1st 2018 Squamish 50k
  • Meghan Morgan – third 2023 Black Canyon 100k
  • Emma Web page Patterson – 1st 2021 Sage Burner 50k


  • Clint Anders – third 2022 IMTUF 100 Mile
  • Ryan Becker – 2nd 2023 Manner Too Cool 50k
  • Matt Daniels – sixth 2022 JFK 50 Mile
  • JP Giblin – 2nd 2022 Leadville Path 100 Mile
  • Dakota Jones – 1st 2022 Javelina Jundred

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