Rachel Bell Kelley

Rachel Bell Kelley is Running a 100 Miler to “Pay Off a Bet”

Rachel Bell Kelley is no slouch when it comes to running road races.

But as a trail and ultra runner, she’s been even more impressive over the past handful of years.

Rachel Bell Kelley

Rachel Bell Kelley

She ran as a kid, and started taking running a bit more serious after college. She ran her first half marathon in 1:28 and her first full in 3:00, yet due to some personal issues took a break from racing for the next handful of years.

When she finally got back into the running world, she found herself being drawn to trail and ultra scene, and she’s had plenty of success since going off-road.

Stuff happens during a 100 mile race. ~Rachel Bell Kelley Share on X

I really had a blast chatting with Rachel. Here are some of the highlights from today’s run. Read more