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RUN EPIC MOUNTAINS

WITH

JEFF BROWNING &

KRISSY MOEHL

Get 5 breathtaking days with world class ultrarunners Jeff Browning & Krissy Moehl in high altitude SW Colorado. Register now to receive a limited spot, featuring access to Colorado Running Ranch and must-have pro knowledge on endurance training, nutrition science, recovery and more.

AUGUST 1-5, 2019

 
 
 

PATAGONIA Trail Ambassador & ALTRA Endurance Team Trail Runner, Pro Ultrarunner, Endurance Coach

'BRONCO BILLY' JEFF BROWNING

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Experience an amazing, high altitude week of trail running in the stunning San juan mountains of SW COLORADO, home of the famed Hardrock 100 course.

Spend five breathtaking days running with and gleaning knowledge from veteran ultrarunners and endurance coaches, Jeff ‘Bronco Billy’ Browning and Krissy Moehl!

Bronco will share his personal experience about winning the 2018 Hardrock 100, setting the Western States/Hardrock Double in 2016 as well as making the shift to OFM (Optimized Fat Metabolism), the benefits and emerging science of fat adaptation, as well as its application to endurance training and lifestyle strategies. 

Krissy will share her experiences and techniques used to win the Hardrock Hundred Mile Race & UTMB, plus insights into nutrition, cross training, and methods for keeping running fun.

Plus, you’ll learn about altitude training, uphill and downhill trail running technique, good running form, race day gear and nutrition planning, functional strength and stretching routines for busy schedules, mental approaches to ultra marathons and more…

 
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JEFF BROWNING

 

Jeff 'Bronco Billy' Browning was ranked one of 2016’s top two ultra runners of the year, earning the title with a Western States 100 & Hardrock 100 fastest combined time.

Jeff has finished over 100 ultra marathons in his career, including winning the 2018 Hardrock 100, and has set multiple course records throughout the years. Jeff grew up roaming free on his family’s 700-acre farm in Missouri, and he’s been running ever since. He resides in Logan, Utah with his wife, three kids, four chickens, a dog, two cats, and their organic garden. Nutrition and hands-on tweaking of running gear are two of his areas of expertise. He lives to explore wild places and fights to protect them, most recently by participating in a 106 mile run through Chile’s Patagonia National Park to celebrate its opening and spread the word about its conservation. Shifting from mountain biking and climbing, Jeff started running ultras in 2001 and shifted to racing competitively in 2004. He's since racked up 25 ultra wins — including 16 at the 100-mile distance. He's spent 19 years refining his training and racing strategies in ultras. Jeff is passionate about sharing them with others as an endurance running coach. 

Bronco Billy is sponsored by: Patagonia, Altra, Ultraspire, GU, Vespa, Squirrel's Nut Butter, Suunto, ProTec, Black Diamond, and Rudy Project

     
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KRISSY MOEHL

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Krissy Moehl is an ultramarathon runner, coach, author, public speaker and race director. In her 17-year career, she has run more than 100 races. She has 56 female wins and 2 outright wins.

Moehl's impressive track record boasts first female finishes at the world's toughest ultras including Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc 165km, Ultra Trail du Mont Fuji 100 mile, HURT 100, Hardrock 100 and several others.

Moehl blogs about her running at KrissyMoehl.com and hails from the Pacific Northwest. “Running is my constant and as my constant has shaped my life as a person. 16+ years in the sport of Ultrarunning has taught me about life, the highs and lows, personal limits and exceeding them and most importantly, finding balance.”

Krissy is sponsored by: Patagonia, Ultimate Direction, Julbo Eyewear, 1st Endurance, Flora, Vasque & Bronwen Jewelry. 

   
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THE

COLORADO RUNNING RANCH

EXPERIENCE

Colorado Running Ranch has partnered with select pro ultra runners to bring you an unparalleled trail running experience.

 
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RUNNERS OF ALL LEVELS ARE WELCOME

Experienced Colorado Running Ranch mountain guides crew every run, ensuring no matter your running level you'll have someone to hang with. Trail running is our passion. We've got you. 

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EPIC SW COLORADO - THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS

The San Juans are home to some of the most spectacular trails Colorado has to offer. 

From stunning mountain views to lakes to lush forested trails, we'll traverse the unique mountains above Durango and Silverton, CO.

CAMP SPECS

LOCATION – The San Juan Mountains near Durango, CO

ELEVATION – 8,000 ft base up to 14,000 ft

RUNNING MILEAGE –  35 to 75 mi, custom tailored to your ability level

CAMPERS – 12 to 24

CREW – 6 to 9

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COLORADO RUNNING RANCH LodgeS - Amenities

- Serene, cozy and modern accommodations in our two custom built CRR lodges. Click here to take a virtual tour

- Delicious organic, locally sourced meals. Open kitchen + unlimited gels, bars, snacks, hydration. CRR will offer LCHF (Low Carb, High Fat) menu options. For more on CRR Cuisine click here.

- On-property fresh running mountain creek for natural ice baths post-run

-Hot tub for R&R

- Trail running film festival featuring the best trail running shorts & craft beer from local Durango breweries

- Game room with pool table, movies, board & video games. High-speed wi-fi also available.

- Fun water activities (paddle boarding, inner tubing) offered at nearby Lemon Lake and Animas River + Yoga for Runners with certified Yoga instructors on-site.

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SWAG BAGS TO WRITE HOME ABOUT

 
 

$450+ VALUE SWAG BAGS INCLUDE GEAR FROM:

COLORADO RUNNING RANCH, PATAGONIA, ALTRA, JULBO, NUUN, RUDY PROJECT EYEWEAR, TAILWIND, DURANGO RUNNING COMPANY, ULTIMATE DIRECTION, PROBAR, DRYMAX, REDBULL, GU, SQUIRREL NUT BUTTER, SMARTWOOL & MORE.

 

We take special pride in our swag bag swagger. 

You will receive top knotch gear from running's best brands.

 
 
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ITINERARY

DAY 1

MORNING
Arrive CRR! Welcome to the beautiful San Juan Mountains.

AFTERNOON
Shake Out Run in the aspen forests above CRR. Lunge Radius Warm-Up

EVENING
Dinner + Introduction & free time at the Ranch. S'mores, Music, Bonfire

 

DAY 2 

MORNING
Breakfast. Quick Clinic: Running Form Clinic. Yoga for Runners session also available.

EARLY AFTERNOON
Day 2 - Trail Adventure. Summit a Colorado 14'er. Downhill and Uphill Running Technique Clinic. Late Lunch at the trailhead post-run. 

LATE AFTERNOON         Quick Clinic: Bronco's Power Pack Strength Workout (Bodyweight functional fitness routine)

EVENING
CRR BBQ + Evening Featured Clinic: OFM (Optimized Fat Metabolism) Explained & Demystified

DAY 3

MORNING
Breakfast. Nutrition Clinic: Raceday Nutrition Strategies 

AFTERNOON
Experience the magic of Silverton. We will explore gorgeous trails at 12,000 to 14,000 ft elevation. Snacks and light lunch at trailhead. Quick Clinic: Stretching routines for busy schedules

EVENING
Dinner + Evening Featured Clinic: Advanced Raceday Nutrition, Mental Game and Gear Strategies.  Trail Running Film Festival - we will be screening the worlds top trail running films and docs + enjoying local craft beers. Hot tubs + Pool table + bonfire will be going as well.

 

DAYS 4&5

MORNING                           Day 4 - Breakfast. Early Start - All Day Trail Adventure Run @ secret location! Boxed Lunch on the trail midday. 

Day 5 - Breakfast. Morning, easy group run.

AFTERNOON / EVENING
Day 4 - All Day Trail Adventure Run continued. Rest and Relaxation + Dinner at CRR in the evening.

Day 5 - Pack up & Depart CRR.