Scott Jurek

Scott Jurek is a world-renowned ultramarathon champion and the 24-hour American record holder of 165.7 miles—6½ marathons in one day. His wins include the Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run an unprecedented seven consecutive times, the 135-mile Badwater Ultramarathon, Hardrock Hundred and the 153-mile Spartathlon. He powers his body on a plant-based diet and is a passionate chef, physical therapist and coach. Scott prominently appears in two New York Times Bestsellers Born to Run and The 4-Hour Body. He has been featured in the the New York Times, CNN, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, ESPN Magazine and numerous other media. He makes his home near the mountains of Boulder, CO. His upcoming memoir is called Eat & Run.