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Race Day is 10.8.17

Host of the 2017 USA 50 Mile Road Championships


Results of 2016 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK:

Overall Ultramarathon Results

Ultramarathon Age Group Results

USATF Ultramarathoners Results

Overall Team Order of Finish

Team Results by Division

Team Profiles


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Photos: Cameron Hart/studio2photography

First male ultramarathon finisher and USATF National Champion Israel Merkle, in his first run longer than a marathon, whiffs off a 5:49:39.


First female ultramarathon finisher and USATF National Champion Heather Hoechst defended her 2015 win and lopped 16 minutes off that time, finishing in 6:49:45.


First relay team overall: David Granger clinches the overall relay win for “Bucknell Alumni Distance Team” in 5:12:02.


First women’s relay team:  Sue Reese puts a lock on the women’s relay team title for “Momma Sue and Her Little Ducklings” in 7:18:22. 



Ultrafinishers podcast interview with Clint Gyory on the Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK

2015 Race Results

Check out the new book by local authors Tom Whipple and Bob Eckhardt: 

"The Endurance Paradox: Bone Health for the Endurance Athlete"



Photos courtesy Studio 2 Photography



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