Special Edition Socks
Blue/Anthracite Lite Trail Running Mini Crew and 1/4 Crew Turn Down
Known worldwide as the "Speedgoat", Karl is the winningest 100 Mile runner in the world with 42 victories. His victories span across two decades at the toughest races in the most challenging conditions. Karl began wearing Drymax in 2008 after a challenging FKT attempt of the Appalachian Trail earlier in the year. Meltzer was sidelined with tendonitis a direct result of altering his running stride to compensate for trench foot, which he developed in the wet conditions of Maine while wearing wool socks. After experiencing the benefits of drymax technology, blisters are now the furthest thing from his mind while running. Most 100 Mile Victories in History with 41 and a total of 61 ultra victories. Karl has won at least one 100 mile race for 17 years straight. Former FKT Appalachian Trail Through Hike 2,189 Miles in 45 days, 22 hours, 38 minutes Race Director Speedgoat 50k 5-Time Hardrock 100 Winner
Lime/Blue Heathered Lite Trail Running Mini Crew and 1/4 Crew Turn Down
2011, 2012 and 2014 Female Ultrarunner of the Year, Ellie is also a two Time winner and current course record holder of the Western States 100 (16:47:19), shattering the legendary Ann Trason's 18 year old record by 50 minutes! Greenwood has also won the 89k Comrades Marathon in South Africa, the largest Ultramarathon in the world. Ellie's wide range of victories including Squamish 50, American River 50, JFK 50 (CR) and Chuckanut 50k to name a few. Ellie has trusted her feet to Drymax since 2010.
BITTERSWEET Running Lite-Mesh Crew
Zach Bitter is a multi-world and USATF record holder. He specializes in the 100-mile distance. Originally from Wisconsin, Zach now resides in the Phoenix area with his wife and accomplished ultra runner Nicole Bitter.
Hyper Thin™ Crew
AKA the "Pixie Ninja", Kacie resides in Nebraska away from pretty much every technical mountain trail in the world. Her hard work is evident by her impressive resume' which includes a victory at the 2016 Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run as well as earning Female North American Ultra Runner of the Year in 2016.
Blue/Anthracite SHARMAN Sock 1/4 Crew Turn Down
Four time winner of the Leadville Trail 100 Mile, three time winner and course record holder of the Rocky Raccoon 100. Sharman ran the fastest 100 Mile Trail race in US history (12h 44m) and is the current record holder for the Grand Slam of Ultrarunning (69:41). He has seven consecutive top 10 Western States 100 finishes and is the US Skyrunner Series Director. Sharman has trusted his feet to Drymax since 2011.
Argyle Pink Crew Lite Trail Running Crew
A positive spirit of happiness and resolve surrounds long-time Drymax athlete Rory Bosio. Her positive energy is infectious and her accomplishments are unmatched. Her statement victories at Ultra Marathon du Mont Blanc, including a course record, are a first for an American Runner, male or female. Her unparalleled running prowess, as well as her unmatched positive personality, landed her a starring role in the Esquire Television Series "Boundless"
Sublime/Anthracite SAGE Runner Sock - NEW MODEL Mini Crew
Sage Canaday, an Oregon Native, is an accomplished runner in multiple disciplines on both the trail and the road. He attended Cornell University and at the age of 21 was the youngest runner at the 2008 Olympic Trials Marathon. The same year, Sage won the Ivy League 10,000 meter Championship. Canaday began his pro career running the road marathon as part of the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project setting personal bests at the half marathon in 1:04:32 and in the marathon 2:16:52 2012 brought significant changes for Sage, as he burst on the Ultra Scene dominantly in the mid-distance Ultra Running events with a focus on trails. In his Ultra debut he placed 2nd at the Chuckanut 50k and won the UATF Mountain Running Championship. In 2014, his success continued with victories at the USATF 100k Trail Championship, Speedgoat 50k, Lake Sonoma 50 Mile, Cayuga Trails 50 and Tarawera 100k. 2014 brought continued success on the trails with victories at the North Face 50 Mile, Speedgoat 50k and Pikes Peak Ascent. In 2015 he sought to refocus on the road marathon placing 8th among Americans at the Los Angeles USATF Marathon Championship and 16th overall at the Boston Marathon. Sage also traveled to the largest Ultra Race in the World, the Comrades Marathon placing 15th in a field of 25,000 taking place on the paved road between the cities of Durban and Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. In 2016, '17 & '18 Sage continued his quest to challenge himself with victories at Lake Sonoma 50 Mile, Shamrock 15k, Hell of the West 1/2 Marathon and Black Canyon 100k. Sage looks to continue competing at a high level on the roads and trails at distances from the 10km to 100 miles now and in the future.