VERT Journal

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Vert Beats: + FKT’s

+ FKT’s By this time of the year, we’d normally be talking all about race results or the coming races in the peak of the season…luckily, FKTs and cool personal


Vert Beats: FKT’s boom!

FKT’s boom! With the number of FKTs and personal project attempts we’ve been seeing the last couple of weeks (in the absence of most big races), it’s hard to keep

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The Ultimate 50k training guide

Do you want the formula to train for a 50k or any Ultra marathon? even in a city. Learn how to train, nail your nutrition, race, stay injury free and more


Best Trail Shoes: 2020

Which shoes should I buy?” Trail shoes are definitely (and rightfully so) one of the hottest topics among trail runners. Not only are the options seemingly endless, but each person’s


Road Running to Trail Running

For those of you experienced road runners out there, switching over to the trails might not sound like a big deal–but if you start to trail run with a road


Trail running for beginners

A quick intro: if you’re already an experienced mountain runner, this probably isn’t the article for you–but please do pass it along to anyone you might know who’s recently started


Vert Beats: An Almost Perfect Race

“An Almost Perfect Race” If you have been doing trail and ultra races for a while, you know that feeling of being out there running, thinking you’re having the “best

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Vert Beats: Black Runners Matter

Black Runners Matter Like many around the world, the three of us behind have been profoundly disturbed by–and then looked very much inward after–the recent killings of Ahmaud Arbery,