Mountain Running: 'The Ingenuous Choice'

Ultra-runner Anton Krupicka has captured the attention of many thanks to his blistering times and dashing image. But this star of distance running chooses to run through the mountains for the same reasons familiar to throngs of “average” trail runners.

“Not until we are lost do we begin to find ourselves and realize where we are and the infinite extent of our potential.” Just one of many great quotes in this seven minute film.

“We can never have enough of nature,” the film quotes Henry David Thoreau. “The Ingenuous Choice” Outdoor Live features mountain runner Anton Krupicka exploring the wilderness of the mountains, racing 100 miles and reflecting on what makes mountain running essential to him.

Sean McCoy

Editorial Director Sean McCoy is a life-long outdoorsman who grew up hunting and fishing central Wisconsin forests and lakes. He joined GearJunkie after a 10-year stint as a newspaperman in the Caribbean, where he learned sailing and wooden-boat repair. Based in GearJunkie's Denver office, McCoy is an avid trail runner, camper, hunter, angler, mountain biker, skier, and beer tester.

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