Elite Ultra Runners Flock to Jackpot Ultra Running Festival to Compete in the USA Track & Field 100-Mile Road National Championship
February 17, 2022
Steep Life Media’s Live Video Broadcast Schedule Announced
HENDERSON, NEVADA – February 17, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Beyond Limits Running, the owner and producer of the Jackpot Ultra Running Festival, Southern Nevada’s premier ultra-running endurance event, is pleased to welcome the country’s top elite ultra-runners to Sin City for this Friday’s USA Track & Field 100-Mile Road National Championship. The Championship race, one of 8 separate ultra-running races taking place February 18-21, 2022 at Cornerstone Park, begins Friday, February 18 at 8:00 AM (PST).
Steep Life Media, the premier group of endurance sports media professionals, will be providing exclusive live coverage of this year’s USA Track & Field 100-Mile Road National Championship. Coverage begins Thursday, Feb 18 at 5:00 PM (PST) with a one-hour course-side live Pre-Race Q&A Session with a dozen members of this year’s elite field. Tune-in to Steep Life Media’s YouTube channel to watch and listen to some of the best ultra-runners in the country discuss their race strategies and expectations. A few of the runners joining the Q&A Session include: Stefanie Flippin (2021 USATF 100-Mile Road National Champion), Camille Herron (5-time World Record Holder), Mark Hammond (2020 USATF 100-Mile Road National Champion), Patrick Reagan (3-time Javelina Jundred 100-Mile Champion) and Arlen Glick (3rd Ranked 2021 North American Ultra Runner of the Year).
Live streaming race-day coverage begins Friday, February 18 at 7:30 AM (PST) and will run continuously for 15-hours, or until the top 3 men and women finish the race. Several of the top names in ultra-running will make special guest appearances throughout the live broadcast. Guests include: Zach Bitter, Connie Gardner, Nick Coury, Traci Falbo, Joe Fejes, Micah Morgan and Jon Olsen. Stephanie Rubeli, co-founder of Beyond Limits Running and co-Race Director of Jackpot stated, “We are beyond honored and humbled to have the best-of-the-best ultra-runners in the country competing in this year’s Jackpot Ultra USATF Championship race and helping provide unique and entertaining coverage throughout the broadcast. With our friends at Steep Life Media capturing all the action live, viewers from around the world will get a chance to watch a top-tier ultra-running championship race from start to finish.”
Live streaming bonus coverage will begin again Saturday, February 19 at 7:30 AM (PST) with live coverage of the 6 Jackpot Ultra races. Bonus coverage will capture the starting hour of the Saturday races.
Ken Rubeli, co-founder of Beyond Limits Running and co-Race Director of Jackpot stated, “We would like to thank Jackpot Ultra Running Festival’s Presenting Sponsor, City of Henderson, for allowing us to host Jackpot for the 9th time at Cornerstone Park. Additionally, we’d like to thank COROS, goodr and SaltStick for helping provide live streaming coverage of the Championship race.”
About Beyond Limits Running:
Co-founded 10 years ago by a double organ transplant recipient and her husband, Beyond Limits Running was formed to help all runners of all abilities run way past their perceived limits by competing in running events. Known for its over-the-top festive events, Beyond Limits Running produces the Jackpot Ultra Running Festival, the Beyond Limits Ultra Race, and the Happy Hippie Harvest Run. Learn more at www.BeyondLimitsRunning.com
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