Expert Q&A: Alex Nichols

Alex Nichols is one of the best trail and ultra runners in the country — a three-time top-10 ultra runner of the year, and two-time Pikes Peak Marathon winner.


Here Alex covers topics that range from the best way to structure training for trails and ultras, how to adapt if you don’t have access to trails, and racing strategies for trail and ultra races.


You can follow Alex on Twitter and Instagram @AXELNICHOLS


About Coach Carl
Coach Carl is a USA Track & Field Level 2 endurance coach who works with runners of all ability levels to reach their goals. He has been featured in Runner’s World, Women’s Health, Men’s Fitness, and Competitor. For information on his coaching services, click here.