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Santa Bests a Marathon World Record

John Stanton-Geddes, a Vermonter and senior manager in Data Science, recently beat the world record for running a marathon in a Santa suit. Besting the previous time by over four minutes, John ran a lightning fast 2:45:09. Better yet, he did it for a terrific cause.John... Santa, congratulations on
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Ted King Ups the Ante on Bikepacking the Arkansas High Country

We last caught up with Ted in late spring when he rode clear across Vermont in a 310 mile, one-day epic. Not ready to call that good enough, Ted has upped the ante as he’s fresh off the 1,020 mile Arkansas High Country Race where he took top honors. Given our easy access to this UnTapped co-founder,
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An Atypical Athletic Year

UnTapped endurance runner Trevor Fuchs had an incredible line up of races scheduled for 2020. He kicked off the season with a win in January in Hawaii, but then like many other athletes had to evolve his training and outlook.In January you started off 2020 with a trip to Haw
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Atypical Marathon Preparation with Aliza Lapierre

Aliza Lapierre is an ultrarunner from right here in Vermont. She recently ran the Vermont City Marathon -- where she took the title of fastest female Vermonter -- all the more impressive since she had a five-hour training run the day prior! Aliza has big fish to fry later this season, so we checke
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Summer Training for Winter Sports with Bill Harmeyer

Vermont native Bill Harmeyer just wrapped up his collegiate skiing career with a nursing degree from the University of Vermont. Named to the Eastern Intercollegiate Ski Association’s First Team in his senior year, the result of strong skiing amidst the top D1 racers in New England, the 22 year old i
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Trevor Fuchs: Professional Chef Turned Professional Runner

"The rumors are true. I was a vegan chef and for a time, a pastry chef at a fun restaurant in Salt Lake City" explains Utah resident Trevor Fuchs. The perpetually upbeat Fuchs isn't just accomplished in the kitchen, but also chalks up the wins in ultra marathons. Most notably in what is an very atyp
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