Registration is now open for the 2022 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK!

50 miles seems too far? Want to run our beautiful course but don't have time to train for 50 miles, or aren't able to put together a relay team? You're in luck, we have added a 50k distance to the 2022 race!

Results of 2021 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK:

  1. Miquela Ingalls 7:22:01   1. Charles Remillard 6:20:10
  2. Kathleen Cusick 8:21:56   2. Carl Hill 6:39:34
  3. Kaylee Frederick 8:50:03   3. Trevor Fye 6:52:29


Ultra Winners of the 2021 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK

Charles Remillard
Men's Open

Miquela Ingalls
Women's Open

Kathleen Cusick
Women's Masters

Roger Bolton
Men's Masters

Photos courtesy of Tim Weight

Relay Winners Best Costumes

We Run 4 Ice Cream
Women's Open Supra

Mountain Mangs
Men's Open Standard

A League of their Own

Best Individual Costume

Abby Lanager
Little Red Riding Hood

and also as...
The Big Bad Wolf



Full results of the race are online:

Special thanks to Tim Weight for taking and posting all finish line pictures online:


Check out the Tyler Andrews' blog post on winning
the 2019 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK! 


 Ultrafinishers podcast interview with Clint Gyory on the Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK

Check out the book by local authors Tom Whipple and Bob Eckhardt: 

"The Endurance Paradox: Bone Health for the Endurance Athlete"


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