Osborne, Allen win XTERRA New Zealand

Complete Results / Photos Hometown hero Sam Osborne from Rotorua and the newlywed Jacqui Allen (nee Slack) from Australia (nee Great Britain) captured the 15th annual XTERRA New Zealand Championship elite titles at Lake Tikitapu on Saturday, April 8, 2017. It’s the second win of the season for Osborne, who became the first local to […]

XTERRA Couch to Trail – Preparing for the Swim

By Mimi Stockton, 4x 40-44 Division XTERRA World Champ When I competed in my first XTERRA Championship race in 2009, the swim was my biggest fear and ended up being one of the worst experiences I’ve had.  I panicked upon plunging into the 58-degree water, started hyperventilating in my too-tight wetsuit and was unable to […]

XTERRA Pan Am Tour heads to the Beach in Costa Rica

The best of the best XTERRA Pan America Tour elites are shuffling through the sand at Playa Conchal on the beautiful northwest coast of Guanacaste in preparation the fourth-annual XTERRA Costa Rica Championship race on Sunday, April 9. Reigning XTERRA Pan Am Pro Series Champions Josiah Middaugh and Suzie Snyder highlight an all-star cast that […]

First Annual XTERRA Phuket Trail Run

The first annual XTERRA Phuket Trail Run event was a tremendous success. Included in the festival of races were a 30K and 12K for diehards and a 3K for children and families. The tropical paradise of Phuket offers a one of a kind course, allowing runners to run through forest and farmland as well as steep hills […]

Ambassador Clark Jackson on Beating Cancer and Max King

In December of 2016, XTERRA Ambassador Clark Jackson finally met his goal of winning his 60-64 age group in the XTERRA Trail Run World Championship race in Kualoa Ranch, Hawaii. “It took me 10 years to win that thing,” says Jackson. “A couple of years ago, I went to a motivational class for work and we […]