Join Scott, Aaron, Sam and guest host Racine (See Episode 1) for a full show with Natalie Hildebrandt, who just finished the Indiana Trail 100. We discuss her background and growing up in South Africa, the Comrades Ultramarathon (which Scotty is off to do), finishing her first 100, the Passion of Christ, Celebrity Dead Pool Check In, and much much more!
Join the full gang of Scotty Aaron, Tony and Sam for a ten mile run with local runner, marathon maniac, half fanatic and recent 100 mile finisher Janel Jacobsen Kraus. Also on this episode:
Special skype guest Claudia Johnston who won the MadCity 50K and qualified for the national team;
Scotty and Aaron take a quiz to determine if they are narcisists Interesting results
2Toms, Amazon, Aaron's new bike, and much much more
Take a ten mile run with a couple of the most unfiltered ultra runners (Scotty and his friend David Clark) as they discuss a whole host of topics. This podcast really feels like voyeurism. They discuss their alcoholism, their feelings, David's book "Out There: A Story of Ultra Recovery." This is a pretty real convo. We're sure you will enjoy.
Buy his book at our amazon store: http://astore.amazon.com/tejumi01-20/detail/1499721196
Scotty goes for a long run with someone who has always interested him - Coach Andy Noise. Andy has been running for 30 years, was a speedy marathoner, a triathlete, and is a timed event specialist coming off a win of a 48 hour event. They talk nutrition, coaching philosophy, and music.
Join Samantha Turco in her long run debut with Melissa Pizarro, a Chicagoland woman that gave birth in April 2015 and ran the Potawatomi Trail 200 in April 2016, the first female to finish. They talk about Melissa's history, how she got into running and how she gained inspiration from her daughter, boyfriend, running group and Alfredo Pedro Perro. Melissa was also a guest on Episode 12.
Read her Race Report here:
Join Scotty, Bryon Powell and Meghan Hicks on a long run where they discuss Bryon and Meghan's new book "Where the Road Ends A guide to Trail Running." they also discuss the rather interesting lives Bryon and Meghan live, having left regular full time jobs to make www.irunfar.com a full time sustaining job. they discuss their running history, the history of irunfar the unique challenges their lives and business have. They also discuss the sport of trail and running broadly, the changes to the sport, PED's, Lance Armstrong and much much more. Bryon and Meghan have dedicated their life to the sport of running, and it is very easy to see their passion for it in this interview.
Buy their book here: http://astore.amazon.com/tejumi01-20/detail/1492513288
and visit their website here: www.irunfar.com
Scotty goes for a long run with Samantha Gash to discuss her transformation from attorney to runner. Samantha will run across the entire country of India this summer to raise funds and awareness for eduction. Samantha is an amazing person who has spent her young life changing the world through running and activism. This is one not to miss.
To donate to Samantha's run please visit: http://www.runindia.org.au/donate.php
Tony, Scotty and Sam (Aaron on hiatus) sit down with two great guys from Central Illinois, Eric Skocaj and Paul Wilkerson in an episode that is officially sponsored by @2toms!!! We also Skype with a girl that peed herself three times and hitched a ride with a sheriff after contracting compartment syndrome during a race. Other topics discussed include:
Join Scotty as he sits down with Hardrock legend (11 attempts) Jim Sweat. Jim has been running ultramarathons for THIRTY (30) years. Jim is a testament to persistence. An amazing guy with an amazing story of trying, and trying again!