50 miles through the woods on a warm Saturday

The 30th Minnesota Voyageur Trail Ultramarathon 50-Miler was Saturday — from Carlton High School to the Lake Superior Zoo and back — on what turned out to be a humid, 80-degree day. A record field of 154 starters went along the trails through Jay Cooke State Park and Spirit Mountain. These are some tough folks.

The News Tribune has a story here.

Star photographer Clint Austin has a photo gallery here.

Winner Samuel Jurek looks good despite having just traveled 50 miles by foot:

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