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All Posts Tagged: ultra running

Podcast: Happy Holidays, Keep it Simple

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  Happy Holidays!  This is the time of the year to reflect on the past year and make plans for the future.  Celebrate the wins and learn from the losses.  One of my favorite songs is Simple Gifts.  One of the lines paraphrased is “Tis the gift to be simple […]
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Podcast: Austin Rattler 50K Race Recap

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  The Austin Rattler 50K trail run is in the books.  The race venue was Reveille Peak Ranch which is a 1300 acre ranch which hosts various endurance events and even hunting courses.   Three 10 mile loops to completion on various terrains made it a very interesting event.  Ultra running […]
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Podcast: What to do if you fall off the Wagon

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  Social media is filled with perfection and success stories.  But what about the outtakes?  What about the slip ups?  Live is an individual journey with bumps and curves.  Why do we always expect it to go exactly how we dream of it to go?  In 90 days you to […]
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Podcast: Leadville 100 mile Trail Run from a Volunteer Perspective

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  What does a 100 mile grueling trail race have to do with wellness? Community, mindfulness, endurance, grace, grounding, connection with others, and connection with nature are just a few words that come to mind.  I experienced them all on a volunteer level and the runners and crews experienced them […]
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Podcast: Brazos Bend 50 Mile Race Report.

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  Brazos Bend 50 mile race in in the books.   Today’s episode is my race report and the positive motivations observed at an ultra endurance event.  Running all day in hot humid conditions results in great family memories.  I know it seems odd, but there is something about the freedom […]
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Podcast: If I would only have….

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  If I knew now what I didn’t know then.  Have you said that before?  We learn as we go.  The key is to keep learning and observing.   Do you have indigestion?  GERD?  The answer to eliminating it is in this episode.  Why don’t we worry about our genetics until […]
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Podcast: Hoka Rocky 50 Mile Race Ups and Downs

Welcome! and Thank You for listening. The Hoka One One Rocky 50 Mile Trail race is in the books.  I finished.  It was not too rocky, and I did not see a raccoon.  However, I did see the leaves, roots, and pine needles up close and personal.  We got to practice a different terrain, run […]
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Podcast: Christopher McDougall of Born to Run

Welcome! and Thank you for listening! You are too old not to run.  As my guest today, Christopher McDougall would add by the title of his book you are “Born To Run”.   You might ask why run? What are the benefits of running over other exercises? Is it better to run in groups or alone? […]
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Podcast: Zion 50K Race Report

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  Zion 50K is in the books!   Studies have shown that experiencing awe has been associated with increased calmness and kindness to others.  It brings people back to the present moment.  That is exactly what happens in an ultramarathon in a beautiful location such as Zion National Park.  Bright blue […]
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