Grant Recipients

In this inaugural year of funding, we received 18 proposals, confirming a strong need and interest in our grants program.  This number of proposals made for a strong competition for our limited funding.  We congratulate those who were funded this round. 

The following studies were funded:


Study: Gut microbiota of ultrarunners prior to and following a 161 km ultramarathon race

PI: Matthew Laye, PhD


Study: Ultra-endurance cycling performance: Examining the impact of drinking to thirst vs. programmed fluid intake

PI: Eric Goulet, PhD


Study: TWOFUN: Treatment with Ondansetron for ultra-marathon-associated nausea and vomiting

PI: Andrew Pasternak, MD, MS