Eldrith Gosney's Pure Ultra
Running: Half Marathon, 11K Trail Run, 36K, 50K Trail Run (Ultra)
January 6th, 2018
The Eldrith Gosney's Pure Ultra is a Running race in Knoxville, Tennessee consisting of a Half Marathon and 11K Trail Run and 36K and 50K Trail Run (Ultra).
Everything right about trail running is found here: a celebration of community, the strength of the human spirit, the environment, and a very challenging event. This trail race takes us back to the beginning of ultra-running: a purposely small and intimate event, capped at 200 runners.
At 74, Eldrith is a legend in the Bay Area running community. She started ultra-running long before the internet or Ultrasignup.com tracked results and no one knows how many ultras Eldrith completed. We know of 172 events in the last 27 years that she completed, including:
148 Ultra Marathons
Four 100-mile trail races, including Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run
Forty-four 50-mile trailKeep Reading
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