In case marathons aren’t enough of a challenge for those who love such a thing, ultramarathons are climbing in popularity in today’s fitness world.
While marathons challenge the runner to trek an amazing 26 miles, ultramarathons are defined as anything that goes beyond that. Fifty miles is the most common distance, while other races cover more than 100 miles. Some are multi-day events.
Navarre resident Sandra Winter got into ultrarunning after completing four marathons.
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