Sharman and Herron named #2 2015 UltraRunners of the Year


Ian Sharman

UROY for IG17Ian Sharman of Bend, Oregon is the number two ranked runner for 2015. Sharman won the Rocky Raccoon and Leadville Trail 100s – each for the second time – and notched his sixth straight top 10 finish at Western States. Trained as an economist, the British ex-pat now owns a coaching business and directs the U.S. Skyrunning  series.


2015 Race Results

Race Time Place
Rocky Raccoon 13:32:44 1
Western States 16:44:27 7
Leadville 16:33:52 1
Crystal Springs – Winter 3:44:38 1
Lake Sonoma DNF

Camille Herron

UROY for IG18Camille Herron burst onto the ultra scene in April with a win at the Mad City 100K, where her 7:28:24 time vaulted her into second place behind only Ann Trason on the all-time US list. She went on to lower that time to 7:08:35 in winning the IAU World 100K Championship at Winschoten, Netherlands. Herron, who lives in Oklahoma City, also won the IAU World 50K Championship in Doha, Qatar, and set a world best 50-mile time of 5:38:41 at the Door County 50.




2015 Race Results

Race Time Place Gender Place
Mad City 7:26:24 4 1
Door County 5:38:41 4 1
IAU World 100K – Netherlands 7:08:35 32 1
IAU World 50K – Qatar 3:20:58 23 1

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