Ultraspire – Inspired Products for Ultra Athletes

#Topotheweekend Photo Contest

We know you take your training and racing seriously. So wether you need a “topo” to keep your ears warm, head cool, keep the sweat from pouring in your eyes or even help cook those aid station burritos to perfection. We want to support you. So every Friday we want to see you out training! Post your photos on Instagram and hashtag them with #topotheweekend and we will pick a random winner to win a “topo” then you can wear it any way that you like! If your not sure how to wear a “topo” we have given some ideas. Can’t wait…get one... Read More

Expect the Unexpected: Performing Despite Setbacks

Each year I set specific performing goals for all aspects of my life that include major physical challenges over and above regular training. Since my time must be divided between roles as a father of 5, a husband and a company president, this leaves time for only 3 or 4 major events in a year, so each is of immense importance to me. The True Grit Epic 50-mile mountain bike race, a mostly single track and very technical race that incorporates several individual trail loops, was my first event of the year. My preparations were extensive. I repeatedly rehearsed sections of the course,... Read More

Ode to the Isomeric 8oz – Liza Howard

I am on a “need to know basis” with the details of my schedule these days.  If information isn’t immediately necessary for the conduct of my official duties as mother to a 6-year old and a new baby, I don’t have it.   Where am I running this weekend?  That’s “need to know” Saturday morning in the driveway. Dinner tonight? I’ll think about that at five. All this is to say that while I’d been enjoying the wonderful full catastrophe of motherhood, I hadn’t given my hydration plan for the Umstead 100-mile run much thought until the week before the race.  I’d be... Read More

Q&A with UltrAspire Athletes Ian Sharman & Nick Clark as they toe the line at Wastach to finish off the GrandSlam of UltraRunning

The Grand Slam of Ultrarunning™ award is recognition for those who complete four of the oldest 100 mile trail runs in the U.S. The “Slam” consists of officially finishing the Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run, the Vermont 100 Mile Endurance Run, the Leadville Trail 100 Mile Run and the Wasatch Front 100 Mile Endurance Run all in the same year. The Grand Slam of Ultrarunning™ Award was established in 1986, when Tom Green was the first finisher. With the Grand Slam coming to a close with the Wasatch 100 we wanted to ask the leaders Ian Sharman and Nick Clark a few... Read More


UltrAspire, the first name in innovation, is committed to assisting all types of athletes, particularly those who engage in running, ultra running, triathlon, cycling and other endurance events, in knowing what their choices are. How to select and use the best and most efficient resources available, and make selections from amongst these based on individual ability, need, event types and personal preferences.  The choices are not always simple or straightforward even for the most seasoned, hardened or experienced of ultra or endurance athletes.  So, what is a person to do to keep body and... Read More

Win a super cool prize. That’s right SUPER COOL!!!

Contest on our facebook page Prize: The winner gets their favorite picture enlarged and signed by our Elite Immortals who will be at Winter OR with us. Comment on this post with your email so we can contact you if you win.   Rules: UltrAspire needs to get over 1,000 likes by Monday January 16th by 12pm MT. We will randomly pick a winner to have their favorite photo of them signed by our Elite Immortals who will be at Winter OR with us. If we do not hear from the winner in 30 minutes by 12:30 we will pick a new winner until we have been contacted. The reason for this is we need to... Read More

Heather Wurtele speaks on MBS belts.

“It doesn’t bounce, It’s Brilliant. Read More