Name: Marshall Ulrich
City: Brighton,
State: Colorado
Country: USA


Nationality: USA
Occupation: Businessman
Birthday: July 4, 1951
Age: 50
T-Shirt: Large


Number of Years Running: 22
Number of Marathons: 20+

Distances:

50k-see resume


50mi-


100km-


100mi-


100mi+-

Previous Badwater Racing: completed eight Badwater races, one solo Badwater, one south to north crossing of Death Valley
Previous Badwater Crewing: 1994 crewed for Denise Jones
Previous Badwater Clinic none


Best Ultra Run Experience:

1999 Solo crossing. It tested my physical and mental abilities more so than any others.


Weird Experience:

1992 Badwater--passing out a couple of times. Very euphoric experience--somewhat like out of body.


Challenge:

Solo crossing of Badwater. It took alot of planning and years of experience in order to achomplish the task.


Why:

To learn more about myself.


Why badwater:

This will be my 10th crossing from Badwater to the Top of Whitney. No one else has done this


Other Exp.:

Seven Eco Challenges
Two Raid Gauloises
One Furnace Creek 508
Two Leadville 100 mile Mountain bike races


Media:

no


More Media:

no


Charity:

no


English: yes
Crew English: yes
Hike: yes
Permit: yes


Resume: Marshall Ulrich
10/31/2000
QUALIFICATIONS
I have raced and won or placed in the top 3 of 33 events throughout the world during the past 13 years of my ultraracing career. Many events are covered by media including the Today Show, National Geographic, ESPN, Dateline NBC, Discovery Channel, Wide World of Sports, and Real TV I excel on longer (100miles+) tougher (extreme heat, cold, altitude, multiday) events I have raised over $50,000.00 for various charities throughout my racing career 94 ultra and expedition races completed (Averaging over 100 miles each)

RUNNING ACCOMPLISHMENTS
RECORD HOLDER for running across Death Valley, from Badwater (minus 282 feet) to the top of Mount Whitney (14,496’ covering 150 miles in 120+ degree heat) 33 hours 54 minutes
FORMER RECORD HOLDER--4 time winner of the “Badwater 146” desert race 26 hours 18 minutes
RECORD eight time finisher “Badwater 146”
RECORD HOLDER 133 mile summer crossing of Death Valley Monument 28 hours 01 minutes
RECORD HOLDER and only person to finish a SELF CONTAINED, UNAIDED, SOLO run pulling a 220# cart 146 miles from Badwater to the top of Mt. Whitney (19,000’ elevation gain) 77hrs 46min
RECORD HOLDER husband/wife Badwater to top of Mount Whitney 72 hours 12 minutes
RECORD HOLDER of the 258 mile Run Across Ohio 64 hours 09 minutes
RECORD HOLDER and 3 time winner of the 310 mile Run Across Colorado 88 hours 14 minutes
FORMER RECORD HOLDER and first to complete the “Death Valley Cup” ; finishing the “Badwater 146” 33 hours 01 minutes plus the “Furnace Creek 508” 38 hours 31 minutes (508 mile bike ride through Death Valley) in the same calendar year - total record time 71 hours and 32 minutes
RECORD HOLDER and only person to ever complete the Leadville 100 mile trail run/Pikes Peak Marathon combination (on the same weekend) total elapsed time 36 hours 34 minutes
RECORD HOLDER and only person to complete “THE LEADVILLE TRIPLE CROWN” Leadvilles 100 mile (each): bike, run, and kayak--on consecutive weekends.
FIRST PERSON to complete all 6 American 100 mile trail runs (1989) finishing top 10 in 5 of the 6
SILVER MEDALIST 24hr. National Championships 1988 and 1990 133+ miles and 142+ miles respectively also 1992 and 1993 Colorado champion and record holder.
8 TIME LEADVILLE 100 AND 5 TIME WESTERN STATES FINISHER (all sub 24 hour buckles)
4TH PLACE AMERICAN Marathon Des Salbes - Africa
6TH PLACE Iditafoot 100 mile footrace - Alaska

PERSONAL RUNNING BESTS
48 hours - 202 miles 24 hours - 142 miles 100 miles - 15:28 50 miles - 6:19

BICYCLING ACCOMPLISHMENTS
FINISHER “Furnace Creek 508” 508 mile bicycle race 38 hours 31 minutes
FINISHER 2X “Leadville 100” trail ride 11 hours 12 minutes, 11 hours 56 minutes

EXPEDITION RACING ACCOMPLISHMENTS
1997 RAID GAULOISES first all American team 13th overall - Africa
2000 RAID GAULOISES highest all American team finish ever 7th overall - Himalayas
2000 ADRENALINE RUSH 2000 All male 3 man team - 1st place, second place overall
1995 ECO CHALLENGE unranked finisher - Utah 1996 ECO CHALLENGE participant - Canada
1995 ECO CHALLENGE/ESPN EXTREME GAMES 2nd place overall - top ranked American Team
1996 EXTEME GAMES participant - Mexico
1997 ECO CHALLENGE 26th place overall - Australia
1998 ECO CHALLENGE 10th place overall - 4th place American Team - Morocco
1999 ECO CHALLENGE 19th place overall - 6th place American Team - Argentina
2000 ECO CHALLENGE 12th place overall - 4th place American Team - Borneo

FUTURE RACES AND EXPEDITIONS 2001
2001 ECO CHALLENGE 2001 RAID GAULOISES