Trans America Footraces
Trans-American footraces have been held since the 1880s and more recently, from 1992-1995 inclusively which had aroused enough interest to inspire Moonbat, a Japanese clothing company, to sponsor a series of races. These races were organised by Jesse Dale Riley.
- Alan Firth organised two Race Across America events, in 2002 and 2004.
- In 2011 French Ultrarunner Serge Girard organised the LA to New York Footrace.
- The 1994 MoonBat TransAmerica Footrace by Jesse Dale Riley
- Article by Alan Firth in Multiday Running magazine, vol 1 2004
- Introduction to A Quest for Adventure - David Horton's record setting Appalachian Trail run and his 3rd fastest time ever for running across America.