Monthly Archives: May 2014

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UMTR Volunteering: Trail Maintenance Project – Jay Cooke SP / Superior Hiking Trail

Extra, extra, read all about it! Trail Maintenance Project is scheduled! UMTR is coordinating our annual trail maintenance project and we want your help! This is a great chance to help maintain the quality trails we are privileged to use throughout the year. Plus, you can earn valuable volunteer points for the various Trail Series to boot! This year we will be assisting with Gill Read More →

UMTR Trail Series: Through Chippewa and 7@7

Three down….fourteen races to go! We have some great competition shaping up in all the classes with a huge increase in total participation in each race from last year. This year, after 3 races, we’ve seen 63 total participants compared to 18 at this time in 2013. Currently we have 97 members participating in the series with a strong contingent of runners looking forward to Read More →

UMTR Ultra Series: Ice Age Update – Speedy Times Down South

After another set of races this past weekend there has been some moving and shaking in the standings. Good weather in Wisconsin made for excellent racing in the Southern Kettle Moraine. In the women’s open division, Amie Spieth had a great finish as the 13th woman in the 50 mile race, which, combined with some volunteer points, ties her with Christi Nowak and Leslie Semler Read More →

UMTR Ultra Series: Chippewa draws a crowd!

The results are in from the Chippewa 50K, and things are heating up already! Christi Nowak tied the Open standings up, matching Leslie Semler’s early lead with her own victory in the women’s race. Kathy Jambor doubled back from the Zumbro 100 to open up a bigger lead in the Masters, and grab the Overall lead as well. Will she keep up the frequent racing? Read More →