September 17, 2011
Run Rabbit Run winner Zeke Tiernan rolls toward the finish line Saturday in Steamboat Springs. The race taxed Tiernan and all the competitors, brutal weather conditions causing nearly a quarter the field to quit.
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Cold, rain push ultramarathon runners to limits in Run Rabbit Run
To outsiders, there always has been a bit of crazy in ultramarathons. But the racers themselves were questioning their sanity Saturday as they fought through weather conditions that some described as downright scary.