The Mountain/Ultra/Trail Running (MUT) council of long distance running has named the 2012 USATF Mountain Runners of the Year, Ultra Runners of the Year, Trail Runners of the YEar, Trail Champion Series winners and Contributor of the Year. And two exciting Salomon team names are on the list!
Salomon newcomer Morgan Arritola from Ketchum, ID has been named Runner of the Year in the Mountain Women category by winning--with only one exception--every race she entered in 2012. The exception was her bronze medal finish at the World Mountain Running Championships where she led the USA women to a team gold.
Salomon's Stevie Kremer from Crested Butte, CO was also named Runner of the Year in the trail women open cateogory. She won the Jungfrau Marathon in Switzerland, the 2012 World Championship Race and she placed 7th in the World Mountain Running Association Championships.
Congrats, ladies! To see all of the USATF Mountain Ultra Trail Council Runners of the Year, click here.