Running Club

Scott Jurek

// Boulder, Colorado, USA

A living ultrarunning legend. Named one of the greatest runners of all time, he has claimed victories in nearly all of ultrarunning's elite trail and road events.




Club

Running Club

Location

Boulder, Colorado, USA

Achievements

Runner's World awarded him a Hero of Running. Ultrarunning Magazine named him Ultra-Runner of the Year four times. National Geographic named him one of 2016's Adventurers of the Year.







Scott Jurek
"At the other end of that deepest darkest place, there's an ease and joy"

For nearly two decades, Scott has been a dominant force in the gruelling sport of ultrarunning. His outstanding résumé includes victories in nearly all of ultrarunning's elite trail and road events. The Washington Times named him one of the top runners of the decade, Runner's World awarded him a Hero of Running, Ultrarunning magazine named him Ultra-Runner of the Year four times and National Geographic named him one of 2016's Adventurers of the Year. Off the trail, Scott is a New York Times bestselling author for his memoir, Eat & Run. A passionate advocate for vegetarianism, he follows a 100% plant-based diet, which he credits for his superior endurance, recovery and overall health.