2015 Race News


2015 Race Results


The 2015 Beneficiary is the Mid-State Literacy Council

You can make a donation today - visit the Beneficiary page for more information!

 New website feature: Profiles of some of this year's teams and ultrarunners! 

News Articles:

Centre Daily Times Article on Local Duo

Collegian Article on Penn State Ultramarathoners


Eric Senseman, of Denver, CO, ran away with the ultramarathon victory, slashing 15 minutes off his 2014 time to finish in a PR time of 5:55:00

      Heather Hoechst, of Philadephia, PA, surged ahead of the competition to win in 7:05:53, also posting a PR.

Finish photos by Nicholas Thomas   

Danielle Cerroni completes the anchor leg for Deep Six Racing to seal up the overall relay title in 5:26:25.

 Next Year's Race Date: Oct. 30, 2016


2014 Race News


Wardian runs away with second title; Gardner fends off competition to clinch third win

Full 2014 Race Results


News Articles:

Centre Daily Times article on the race
Daily Collegian article on the race
"The Ultra-Unknown Championship"


Blog reports on the 2014 mOUnTaiNBACK from

Eric Senseman and Rudy Shepherd


Susan Graham-Gray inspires audience at Pre-Race Dinner

Proceeds from 2014 supported the Cancer Survivors Association, Inc.


Get or give mOUnTaiNBACK limited edition tech shirts, in lime or pink!

100% of the proceeds from our Store support the 2014 Beneficiary, the Cancer Survivors Association, Inc.

Michael Wardian wins his second mOUnTaiNBACK in a time of 5:46:33.57 Photos by studio2Photography          Connie Gardner wins a close women's race, her third victory, in 7:27:49.92


Check out the new book by local authors Tom Whipple and Bob Eckhardt:
"The Endurance Paradox: Bone Health for the Endurance Athlete"



Photos courtesy Studio 2 Photography


The 2013 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK raised $15000 for its beneficiary, the House of Care.

Results from the 2013 event are here!


Tussey Mountainback Calendar

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