Peterson and Tollefson named #6 2019 UltraRunners of the Year


Brittany Peterson

Brittany Peterson is sixth in the 2019 UROY voting. She won the Bandera 100K to earn a golden ticket to Western States, where she finished a strong second. Later in the summer, she was fourth at the Tromsø SkyRace in Norway. A native of Minnesota, Peterson teaches occupational therapy at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho. – John Medinger Photo: Jesse Ellis

2019 Race Results

Race Time Place
Bandera 9:26:59 1
Way Too Cool 4:14:50 6
Western States 17:34:29 2
Tromsø SkyRace (Norway) 8:43:17 4
Courmayeur-Champex-Chamonix (CCC) (France) 15:23:51 19

Tim Tollefson

Tim Tollefson is the sixth-ranked runner in 2019. Tollefson won four ultras in three different countries – chief amongst them, the Lavaredo Ultra-Trail, a 120k tour of the Italian Dolomites and one of Europe’s most prestigious races. Tollefson lives in Mammoth Lakes, California, with his wife, Lindsey. – John Medinger. Photo: Luis Escobar

2019 Race Results

Race Time Place
Fourmidable 3:43:18 1
Lavaredo 12:18:47 1
Ultra Tour Mount Siguniang (China) 7:38 1
UTMB (France) dnf
Madeira Island Ultra Trail (Portugal) 14:36:18 3
Ruck a Chuck 3:43:36 1

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