Ricard, Smit Win Inaugural XTERRA Way Over Yonder

The inaugural XTERRA Way Over Yonder off-road triathlon in Wawayanda State Park in Hewitt, New Jersey was the realization of a dream come true for race director, David Schwartz. “Wawayanda State Park has always been a magical place for me,” said Schwartz, who has been riding the trails for years. “Sixteen years ago, I called […]

Nelson Hegg Has No Doubts

Twenty year old Nelson Hegg did so well at the XTERRA Pan Am Championship race last year, he thought about turning pro. He was 19th overall in a very competitive field and the first American amateur to finish. “In all honesty, the day didn’t feel that hard,” said Hegg, who was recently named “Men’s Off-Road […]

Catching Up With Richard Kimani

Richard Kimani, the Oak Mountain 20K Trail Run Champ moved from Ngong, Kenya in July of 2016 to race and train in the US. He and his wife currently live in Birmingham, Alabama. Q How did you feel during the race? Did you lead from the beginning? A.I felt strong the entire time. I led […]

Big Storm Can’t Stop XTERRA St. Louis

A major storm hit St. Louis on Friday, which felled trees and took out power just two days before XTERRA St. Louis. “It looked like a tornado went through,” said race director, Mike Barro. “People were saying there was no way we could have the race. But we did what they said couldn’t be done because I […]

Bring Your Headlamp to XTERRA Rock Dallas Trail Run

For the first time ever, XTERRA Rock Dallas will be held at night. Starting at 8 pm, the 5K, 15K, and half marathon trail runs will be run under the stars at the North Shore Mountain Bike Trail near Lake Grapevine in Flower Mound, Texas. “Night running and cycling is popular on this course, so […]