Ben Allen

Allen, Jeffcoat Win XTERRA Callala

Ben Allen and Emma Jeffcoat held the banner high this weekend in Australia at XTERRA Callala in Jervis Bay, New South Wales. Allen – who is one of the fastest XTERRA swimmers in the world – was out of the water first and never lost his lead. He finished the race in 2:27:22, about four […]

Fagundes, McGlone Win XTERRA Crystal Cove 15K

Despite the terrible wildfires ravaging Southern California, the XTERRA Crystal Cove Trail Run took place December 10th and featured a few very fit and fast Santas. “Initially we canceled the race and notified the vendors and staff,” said race director Brennan Lindner. “Then, when the parks called and said that we could hold the race […]

More Than Just a Number – Steve Croucher

Steve Croucher (#374) loves two things that most of us try to avoid. The first is swimming. The second is failure. “I can’t tell you the number of times I still trip over a root or ski over a snow snake,” says Croucher. “I did five XTERRAs this year, and in one of them, I […]

2017 XTERRA Trail Run World Champ – Dani Moreno

Dani Moreno has been running for as long as she can remember. “Starting in eighth grade, we did a half mile each week in PE at school. At first, I wanted to beat all the girls in my grade. Then, when I could beat all the girls, I wanted to beat all the boys in […]

What Lesley Paterson Gives Everyone on Her List

Two-time XTERRA World Champion, Lesley Paterson, knows a thing or two about grit. (After all, the first sport she ever played was rugby.) Over the past several years, she has battled Lyme disease, injuries, and stomach complications. Most recently, she competed in the 2017 XTERRA World Championship with a fractured pelvis. But no matter what is […]