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Marshall just sent me information about his next adventure, please see the following info about him and his plans:

Personal biography, taken from his personal page on 7summits.com:
Marshall Ulrich, 53, is a veteran of over 110 ultra marathons averaging over 100 miles each. He is the only person in the world to complete the Triple Crown of Extreme Sports: world class ultra runner, record setting adventure racer, and Seven Summits mountaineer. His specialty is competing in extreme conditions including desert and adventure racing, as well as mountaineering.

He was named in the top 10 “2004 Outdoor Person of the Year Awards” by Hooked on the Outdoors magazine in February 2005, not only for his athletic accomplishments but for “giving back” – including raising over $220,000 for charity, including the Religious Teachers Filippini.

-> Marshal donates 100% to the charity that helps educate women and children. Please read more about this charity and how you can donate in this pdf file:
http://7summits.com/info/summiteers/RTF-Fundraising-Letter-July2005-lowres.pdf

He was on the cover of the June 2004 addition of Adventure Sports Magazine, and was highlights as one of the athletes “Over 50 and Kicking Your Butt.”

In December 2001, Outside magazine named Marshall “Endurance King” as part of their “A-Team – the 25 best athletes in their fields.” He was also on the cover of the June/July 2001 issue of Trail Runner magazine and was highlighted as one of the “Legends of the Trail – 10 runners with a living legacy.”
He has written articles for various publications, and is available for speaking engagements, including business-oriented and motivational speaking. He holds a B.A. in Fine Arts from University of Northern Colorado and is a successful business man, including being a wholesale dog food manufacturer. Marshall is the proud parent of Elaine 26, Taylor 21, and Alexandra 15. He and his wife, Heather, live near Idaho Springs, CO.
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Re: Marshall Ulrich, 7 summiteer asks for help for charity
« Reply #1 on: Jul 11 2005, 21:40 »

Having climbed with Marsh and his lovely wife Heather in Elbrus last year I can testify that he is one hell of a guy and totally genuine. I'm proud to know him and look forward to climbing with him in the future.

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Re: Marshall Ulrich, 7 summiteer asks for help for charity
« Reply #2 on: Jul 25 2005, 12:56 »

Marshal finished again, being one of the few to actually go to the summit of Whitney.
Read all about his accomplishments in this article:
http://www.fortmorgantimes.com/Stories/0,1413,164~8318~2975726,00.html
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