Archive for category: Blog
Feb
29
2016

Q&A: Fort Clinch 100 RD, Caleb Wilson

By: DTR0

How was Fort Clinch 100 born? When I moved to the Amelia Island area 6 years ago, Fort Clinch was one of the first places I went to check out. I immediately loved the place. For some reason, ever since I found the world of ultras reading Born to Run, I thought it would be really cool to put on a rac...

Feb
21
2016

Q&A: Oraldo Romualdo Da Silva

By: DTR0

Oraldo Romualdo Da Silva 44 yrs old Indaiatuba, Brazil Recent Accomplishments 2013 | Overall Winner Ultra Dos Anjos -Brazil 2014 | Overall Winner and Course Record Time BR135 Solo – Record time: 24:41:30 2015 | 2nd Place Overall Cassino Ultra-  (Longest beach ultra) 2016 | 2nd Place Overall BR...

Feb
15
2016

The Flatlander’s Guide to Mountain Success

There I was, clawing my way up the biggest incline of my first 50K. My calves and quads burned and screamed as I dug deep, powering myself to the peak. Pretty exciting stuff, right? I suppose I should also reveal that peak in question was an 80-foot hill, and my first 50K had a whopping 5,600 feet o...

Jan
21
2016

Hidden Gems

Most trail runners, aside from being athletes, are explorers at heart. We love the thrill of discovery, and freeing mind and soul in landscapes that, for a moment, feel like they belong solely to us. It’s what drives us to push harder, go further and conquer new ground. But what if you live in...

Dec
20
2015

How To Plan Your 2016 Running Season

How is your 2016 running season shaping up? Whether it’s a casual hobby or a full blown passion, trail running can be an all-consuming endeavor that can easily be planned out for the entire year. So how do you plan it? When planning my 2016 running season, I first and foremost ask myself,...

Nov
25
2015

New DTR Athlete, Coree Woltering

By: DTR0

We are stoked to announce our new DTR Athlete, Coree Woltering! Keep a look out for this young talented runner from Leadville, Colorado. Recently won the Tunnel Hill 50 Miler a time of 6:18:08, setting a new course record and he wants more, Beast!!! Coree is Down To Run!

Sep
27
2015

Trail Running Adventure Camp

By: DTR0

Imagine lodging at 12,000ft for 2 nights, waking up to mountain views and alpine lakes, running at 12,000ft above sea level and traversing mountains while reaching 14,000ft summits. Down To Run has some exciting news coming your way! It’s what we call Trail Running Heaven, the Backcountry of C...

Aug
06
2015

2016 DTR ENDURANCE CHALLENGE

By: DTR0

Registrations Are Open For the 2016 Challenge!!!! Watch Part 1 Part 2 Registrations Are Open For the 2016 DTR Endurance Challenge! EARLY BIRD SPECIAL   Date/Hours: Saturday, April 23, 2016     Runner Premiums Custom DTR Gender-specific tees Custom Bib A truly unique DTR Recycled Wood...