We had so much fun chatting with Run It Fast founder Joshua Holmes! Be sure to plug in so you can hear how he got started running, details of his "Summer of Suffering," his mindset tips that got him through 274 ultras / marathons with 0 DNFs, and more. Let us know what you think! You can follow Joshua at @joshuaholmes and @runitfast on IG and see more at www.runitfast.com . Enjoy! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
More episodes from "The Ultra Running Guys"
Episode 32: Michael "Gagz" Gagliardi - You Can Accomplish Anything
1:01:40Michael "Gagz" Gagliardi is a friend, a monster runner, and the killer host of his own Podcast, "Running Times with Gagz." We can pretty much guarantee you will fall in love with Gagz (if you're not already) and the value he provides in this episode is epic. Give him a follow on IG at @bdg123, plug into his Podcast, and see more from him on his linktree at https://linktr.ee/bdg123 Let us know what you think! Enjoy the episode! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 31: Joshua Holmes - The Founder of Run It Fast
1:03:24We had so much fun chatting with Run It Fast founder Joshua Holmes! Be sure to plug in so you can hear how he got started running, details of his "Summer of Suffering," his mindset tips that got him through 274 ultras / marathons with 0 DNFs, and more. Let us know what you think! You can follow Joshua at @joshuaholmes and @runitfast on IG and see more at www.runitfast.com . Enjoy! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 30: Chris Kostman - Race Directing Legend of The Badwater 135
1:07:56To commemorate launching our first event as race directors, we thought it was only fitting to release an episode with one of the most iconic RD's in ultra running history! Chris Kostman is the legend behind The Badwater 135 and we had such a good time picking his brain about the race, ultra endurance, his personal experience as an athlete, and more. You don't want to miss this one. You can follow Chris and Badwater at @chriskostman and @badwaterhq and check out the Badwater website at www.badwater.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 29: Tim Wills - Go The Ultra Mile
48:46Tim Wills (@gotheultramile ) is a Physical Therapist Assistant, coach, author, and owner of Go The Ultra Mile. Oh yeah...and he likes to run 100 mile races down in Florida! We sat down with him not long after he finished the Vero Beach 100 in July and picked his brain about training and racing in the FL heat and some other fun topics. Be sure to checkout www.gotheultramile.com and you can find his book, The Ultra Mile, on Amazon. Enjoy the episode! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 28: Patrick Dunlap - "Do More." From 350 lbs to Running Ultras
54:56Patrick Dunlap hit bottom in 2014, weighing in at 350 pounds. But following weight loss surgery in 2014, Patrick leaned into his disciplines, dropped 195 pounds, and soon found peace on his daily runs. Before long, he stumbled into the world of ultra running and used his "Do More" mentality to set his sights on conquering the 100 mile distance. We so enjoyed chatting with him about his successes and struggles, his journey with mindfulness, and even a big crash and burn during his first Pine Creek Challenge. Tune in and connect with Patrick as he prepares to take on the Pine Creek 50 miler on Sep 11, 2021. Enjoy the episode. And remember, you can always "Do More." #JustShowUp --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 27: Michelle Goldberg - "Just Because It Hurts Doesn't Mean You Have To Stop"
56:56Michelle Goldberg (@mrmribbit on IG) is a force. Not only has she been an instrumental part of The Ultra Running Guys Community, but she is one heck of a runner, as evidenced by her recent 1st place finish in the Midnight Squatchapalooza! Tune in to hear why her perspective on training is so refreshing and how she was able to decide LAST MINUTE to jump into her very first marathon AND ultra. Yeah... Whether you are just getting into ultra running or are a veteran preparing for an upcoming race, this is a must listen. Enjoy! And let us know what you think! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 26: Nate Christy - Conquering The Hell Hole 212
1:07:39Nate Christy crashed and burned while trying to tackle the Hell Hole 212 mile run in 2020. After recovering from the sting of that DNF, Nate returned this past June more determined than ever to conquer this Beast of a run. Hear first hand what he has learned, how he trained, and what it means to consistently Just Show Up. Be sure to follow Nate on Instagram at @train.n8.train. Enjoy the episode! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 25: Coach Mark Bottenhorn - Run Strong, Lift Heavy & Crush It
1:03:13Mark Bottenhorn is an accomplished runner, seasoned coach, devoted family man, and pound for pound one of the strongest people you have ever met. In this episode we walk through his inspiring personal story, listen as he floods us with invaluable training tips, and get a glimpse of the big races he is preparing for. This is definitely one you don't want to miss! You can find Mark on Instagram at @bottenhornrunning or check out his website at www.markbottenhorn.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 24: Kent Mullins - "I Want To Be The Help That I Needed"
1:00:33Not only does Kent Mullins have a much cooler accent than either of us, he is also the founder of Run4YourLife , an organization that centers around running to battle mental health issues. In this episode we dive into Kent's personal struggles, explore Run4YourLife and the impact it's making, and hear the aftermath of his recent first ultra effort...where he thought he may have broken his feet. 😁 Enjoy! Follow Kent and Run4YourLIfe on IG below! Kent: www.instagram.com/the_imperfect_athlete/ Run4Your Life: www.instagram.com/run.4yourlife/ --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message
Episode 23: Vagabond Endurance - Building The Ultra Community One Runner At A Time
47:17Dan and Rory McCaslin are race directors who go above and beyond to meet their runners wherever they are at. They are funny and passionate and above all else, they care deeply about building community with the runners they connect with. From the moment we connected with them, we knew we were kindred spirits. Enjoy the episode and be sure to check out www.vagabondendurance.com and follow them on IG at www.instagram.com/vagabondendurance --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theultrarunningguys/message