Ultra-Running And Depression

In the last couple years Rob Krar has become a dominant force in Ultra Running, winning what many consider the “triple crown” of the Western States Endurance Run, the Leadville Trail 100, and Run Rabbit Run in 2014.

But if you thought an elite athlete is immune to the stresses of life, you’d be wrong. In this insightful video by Joel Wolpert, Krar discusses his challenges in a candid interview overlaid with spectacular footage of him blazing over the rugged terrain of the Grand Canyon.

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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