Pony Express 50 Race Recap

Pony Express 50 Race Recap

By Tyler Barrett An Overview of The Pony Express The Pony Express 50 is a trail race that runs the old Pony Express National Historic Trail. Both the 50 mile and 100 mile begin at the Lookout Campground with staggered starts every 15 minutes. This race is extremely...
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...
Gagz Runs Philly

Gagz Runs Philly

“Running an ultra takes a little bit of your soul – but you get it back double on the other side.” -a friend of Gagz Tailwind Trailblazer, Michael Gagliardi (aka Gagz), has got to be one of the most “Philly guys” you will ever meet. He’s got the accent, the...