All Articles by Erin Strout

“Dear God, Save Me”: How Ultrarunning Helps Carol Seppilu Keep Going

On the starting line of the Leadville Trail 100 on Saturday a runner whose scars on her face and tracheostomy tube in her windpipe will indicate she has already endured more challenges than any ultramarathon will throw at her. When Carol Seppilu was just 16 years old, drunk and despondent after multiple friends had died […]

We Tried It: YogaToes Toe Stretchers

When I first saw runners on Instagram wearing what looked like pedicure toe separators, I was skeptical to say the least. There are a lot of gimmicky fitness products out there, yet people were talking up these things called YogaToes. The website claims they are a “simple, one-step way to soothe achy feet and fit […]