In the Mind of Martin Fryer – The Beautiful Point of Surrendering to a Simple State of Pure Awareness

Martin Fryer is for me, and for many others one of the Godfather’s of Australian ultra-running. The respect I have for this man is huge. He gets on with his business with little or no fanfare on Facebook, and delivers Read More …

The North Face 100 Survey Results

Welcome to the second year of our North Face 100 survey. In a change from last year, we’ve branched the survey out somewhat to give us some deeper thoughts and analysis not just about the brands you chose, but what Read More …

‘Being Curious’ – TNF100 Report

The quality of this year’s North Face 100 field had me excited weeks ago. It was one of the reasons I decided to break from four years of running in the event, to take a back seat and watch the Read More …

North Face 100 Preview: The Talk of the Sub 10s

Now in its sixth edition, The North Face 100 has become a well-recognised event in the world of ultra-running. The great thing about this race is that it started in the right place at the right time and over a Read More …

Nutrition Review: New kid on the block – 32GI

Over the last few months, Ultra168 has been bombarded with gear for review and one that we’re always keen to explore is nutrition. The first cab off the rank is 32gi a newcomer onto the ultra-racing scene. Here at Ultra168, Read More …

Vibram Tarawera 100 – Clash of the Titans – The Australian and NZ Corner

This weekend sees the running of the 5th Vibram Tarawera 100 ultra, and there is some serious talent knocking about in this race. So much so, that both myself and Marcus decided it was too good an opportunity to miss. Read More …