Ultrarunner Sean ‘Sherpa’ Wetstine has been through some shit. But he’s not alone on the trail. The ultra community is filled with people running from — and increasingly alongside — their past.
A six-time Leadville finisher and Leadman titleholder from 2018, Sean Wetstine has two marriages behind him and two kids in tow.
Yet while climbing out of a destructive relationship, which broke him financially and emotionally, Wetstine recently did what once felt impossible: running every day for one year straight.