2020 Big’s Backyard Race Recap

2020 Big’s Backyard Race Recap

What a year it has been! The year 2020 will be one for the record books but not in the way we might have imagined this time last year. With the creativity of the running community and our ability to adapt, our friends from around the world pulled together to make...
Meghan Hicks: Nolan’s 14 FKT

Meghan Hicks: Nolan’s 14 FKT

By Maggie Guterl Who is Meghan Hicks? Meghan Hicks is a mountain runner who splits her time between Silverton, CO (home of the Hardrock 100) and Moab, UT (not as cold as Silverton in the winter).  She and her husband Bryon Powell are best known as the power duo of...
Rebuild During Exercise

Rebuild During Exercise

Our nutrition is pretty simple. Endurance Fuel for during exercise. Rebuild Recovery for after. But what about those really long days? Or a multi-day effort? For folks considering incorporating Rebuild Recovery into their races or adventures, we wanted to share a few...
Crewing Courtney

Crewing Courtney

By Maggie Guterl The Only Guarantee is Unpredictability Things went right and things went wrong, like they always do when you run the line you risk it all. And when you are as dialed and determined as Courtney, only the things out of your control can stop you.  If you...
2020 Trailblazer Team Updates

2020 Trailblazer Team Updates

In a normal year, we would be sharing all sorts of race reports and #MedalMondays from our Tailwind Trailblazer team. Obviously, this is not a normal year. Despite a lack of racing, our team has still been up to some pretty incredible things. Chris Tabaka “I have a...