Darcy Piceu

Author: Darcy Piceu

Darcy is a Mom, a Therapist, and Professional UltraRunner who lives in Boulder, CO. She has been running for 15 years and racing ultras for most of that time. With over 70 Ultra races under her belt, Darcy has finished almost all of these in the top 3. She is a 3x Hardrock 100 winner, and holds course records for the Bighorn 100 in Wyoming and the Bear 100 in Utah.



Nothing to Prove – Finding Motivation

Running an ultra is a lot like riding the roller coaster of life. One moment you can be on top of your game, feeling amazing, and the next minute you fall apart, feeling terrified that you’re not going to make it.