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Arches Ultra 50K: A Short Film By MD Senior Luke Nelson

Arches Ultra 50K By Luke Nelson

Luke Nelson is a senior at McCall-Donnelly High School.  After being pressured by friends to join the cross-country team in 7th grade, he grew to  love running.  Then, after volunteering at the Idaho Mountain Trail Ultra Festival or "IMTUF 100," Luke decided he wanted the challenge of running an ultra race.  For his senior project, Luke decided to run the Arches Ultra 50K in Moab. He captured the journey and shared it on YouTube.  From Luke's channel:  "I started this journey six months ago when I thought of the idea to run a 50K for my senior project.  The idea got even better, once I realized I should document my training and racing experience.  So here I proudly present my Arches Ultra 50K race experience."