Travis Macy summited glacial peaks in the French Alps, rappelled
into vast limestone caves in China, and ran through parched
deserts in Utah. Most famously, he won one of the country's
marquee ultra-distance events: Leadman, a high-altitude series of
super-long-distance races, culminating with a 100-mile mountain
biking race and a 100-mile trail run. Macy accomplished it
without exceptional strength, speed, or flexibility, and without... more...