We are looking for columnists to join our team!  If you would like to see your articles appear on Ugly Finish, please read through our guidelines below and send us an email to get the conversation started!

Ugly Finish Content Guidelines

Wondering what type of content we accept at UglyFinish.com?  Here are a few tips:

Original Content:  We are looking for original content only…  Submitted articles become the property of Ugly Finish and should not be published elsewhere.  You are, however, welcomed and encouraged to link to your articles.

Relevant Content:  Stick with content that is relevant to our website:  distance training, strength training for runners, cross training, motivation, nutrition for runners, gluten free foods for runners, etc.

600-900 Words:  Most articles on Ugly Finish fall within the range of 600-900 words, not including your bio.

A Brief Bio:  Think elevator pitch…  bios should be kept to around 50 words and may include links to your website and one social media site.  Please share why you run in your bio.

No Affiliate Links:  We do not stuff our content with affiliate links.  So, you can’t either.

What’s In It For You?

Do you want to build report?  Put your name and face out in the running community!

Looking for back links to your website?  We will provide you with quality backlinks to your website that can improve your Google ranking and increase traffic to your site.

Do you like stickers?  We’ll send you a few of our finest UflyFinish.com stickers.

How to Become a Columnist

Send us an article!  If your article meets the above criteria, please send it to us at uglyfinish@gmail.com, along with your bio, website, and social media link.  Once it has been approved, we will contact you.  Our columnists receive their own profile and login.

By submitting your guest article, you agree that all intellectual property rights of the article are transferred to Ugly Finish.  The Ugly Finish editorial team reserves the right to edit articles as needed and reject articles that are not relevant or appropriate.