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SLO Ultra Adds Mountain Bike Trail Races to Second Edition

The SLO Ultra wooden medal and double belt buckle are Wild Cherry Canyon inspired and await the finishers.The Central Coast’s premier off-road athletic endurance event presented by VisitAvilaBeach.com includes four trail runs and two mountain bike races plus free music festival on September 9–10; ultra running star Krissy Moehl & mountain bike pro racer Rebecca Rusch event ambassadors; The Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo event beneficiary; register today before it sells out!SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — (August 24, 2017) — Race SLO, California Central Coast’s leading …

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2017 SLO Ultra + MTB Course Work

Presented by Avila Beach, the September 9–10 event in private Wild Cherry Canyon has limited tickets still available. Free bluegrass festival open to the public in partnership with The Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo.The Race SLO Team has been busy prepping the 2017 SLO Ultra + MTB courses for runners and riders taking on the ultimate dirt adventure. We’ve been having some pretty epic mornings with the central coast fog rolling out over the hillside and over the majestic Pacific Ocean. …

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Race SLO Welcomes U.S. Star Jordan Hasay as Its Newest Ambassador

Jordan Hasay at the 2017 SLO Marathon Hall of Fame Reception PHOTO CREDIT: Luis EscobarLocal Arroyo Grande native and fastest U.S. female debut marathoner to be part of Race SLO family of events including SLO Marathon + Half and Healthy Running Conference in April 2018SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — (August 14, 2017) — Race SLO, California Central Coast’s leading endurance sports event producer, has announced its newest ambassador: U.S. distance running star Jordan Hasay, who recently finished third at the storied Boston Marathon and also set a U.S. …

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Race SLO, Camp SLO, California Military Department Foundation Announce Inaugural Warrior Trail Run…

Race SLO, Camp SLO, California Military Department Foundation Announce Inaugural Warrior Trail Run Adventure 2018Register today to be part of an exclusive, unique “California warrior” off-road experience at Camp San Luis Obispo on March 23–24, 2018SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — (June 5, 2017) — Race SLO, California Central Coast’s leading endurance sports event producer, and the California Military Department have partnered to launch an initiative to bring Californians and their military together in an interactive, fun and engaging setting. For the occasion, the California Military …

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A New Beginning

By Rebecca Rusch, 2017 SLO MTB Ambassador. The below is an excerpt from her book Rusch to Glory.I have never had a five-year plan, let alone an idea of where I would be in five months. In the fall of 2005, the uncertainty of the life I’d made for myself became very real. Montrail’s owner called with news that the company was being purchased by Columbia and come October, just several weeks away, they would be cleaning house and severing most …

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