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Season 1

Sept. 7, 2022

Des Linden | Sports Psychology, Running Commentary, Trail and Ultraru…

Des Linden is a professional runner for Brooks Running. She joins the Singletrack Podcast to talk about a range of topics including her interests in sports psychology, her nascent career as a commentator for NBC in their runn...

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Sept. 5, 2022

Katie Schide | 2022 UTMB Champion

Katie Schide is a professional trail runner for the North Face based in Isola, France. We talk with her following her win at the 2022 Ultra Trail Du Mount Blanc. Sponsors: Kodiak Cakes - use code Singletrack15 at checkout on …

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Sept. 5, 2022

Jack Kuenzle | Fastest Known Time - Bob Graham Round

Jack Kuenzle returns to the podcast to talk about his recent FKT on the Bob Graham Round, which lowered Kilian Jornet’s former record by about 30 minutes sending shockwaves not just through the FKT community, but really throu...

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Sept. 2, 2022

2022 UTMB Recap | Favorite Performances, Memorable Moments, Future Ch…

I am joined by frequent co-hosts Brett Hornig and Leah Yingling to recap the week that was in Chamonix, France for the UTMB series of events. We talk about some of our favorite performances and memorable moments, what the eve...

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Aug. 23, 2022

2022 UTMB Preview | Analysis, Storylines, Predictions

In this episode, I am joined by Brett Hornig and Leah Yinling to preview the 2022 UTMB. We analyze the course, talk about what it's going to take to be successful, note some of the interesting storylines around the event, …

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Aug. 22, 2022

Abby Hall | 2022 UTMB-CCC Pre-Race Interview

Abby Hall is a professional trail runner for Adidas Terrex based in Flagstaff, AZ preparing for the 2022 UTMB-CCC. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% of...

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Aug. 20, 2022

Adam Merry | UTMB-CCC Pre-Race Interview

Adam Merry is a professional trail runner for Saucony based in Boulder, CO preparing for the 2022 UTMB-CCC. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% off your ...

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Aug. 20, 2022

Matt Daniels | UTMB-CCC Pre-Race Interview

Matt Daniels is a professional trail runner for Nike based in Boulder, CO preparing for the 2022 UTMB-CCC. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% off your n...

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Aug. 20, 2022

Rod Farvard | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

Rod Farvard is a professional trail runner for Ultimate Direction based in Mammoth Lakes, CA preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get...

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Aug. 20, 2022

Taylor Nowlin | 2022 UTMB-CCC Pre-Race Interview

Taylor Nowlin is a professional trail runner for Adidas Terrex based in Spokane, WA preparing for the 2022 UTMB-CCC. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% ...

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Aug. 20, 2022

Sabrina Stanley | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

Sabrina Stanley is a professional trail runner for Adidas Terrex based in Silverton, CO preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition . Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20%...

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Aug. 20, 2022

Stephen Kersh | 2022 UTMB-CCC Pre-Race Interview

Stephen Kersh is a professional trail runner for Adidas Terrex based in Flagstaff, AZ preparing for the 2022 UTMB-CCC. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20...

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Aug. 20, 2022

Seth Swanson | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

Seth Swanson is a professional trail runner for the North Face based in Missoula, MT preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% off...

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Aug. 20, 2022

Avery Collins | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

Avery Collins is a professional trail runner for Speedland based in Silverton, CO preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% off yo...

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Aug. 20, 2022

David Hedges | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

David Hedges is a professional trail runner for Norda and Satisfy Running based in Intervale, NH preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to...

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Aug. 19, 2022

Hannah Allgood | 2022 UTMB-CCC Pre-Race Interview

Hannah Allgood is a professional trail runner for Dynafit based in Colorado Springs, CO preparing for the 2022 UTMB-CCC. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition . Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get...

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Aug. 19, 2022

Jazmine Lowther | 2022 UTMB-CCC Pre-Race Interview

Jazmine Lowther is a professional trail runner for the North Face based in Nelson, BC preparing for the 2022 UTMB-CCC. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition . Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 2...

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Aug. 18, 2022

Kaytlyn Gerbin | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

Kaytlyn Gerbin is a professional trail runner for the North Face based in Issaquah, WA preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition . Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% ...

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Aug. 18, 2022

Tim Tollefson | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

Tim Tollefson is a professional trail runner for Hoka based in the Mammoth Lakes, CA preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% off...

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Aug. 17, 2022

David Laney | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

David Laney is a professional trail runner for Craft Sportswear based in Bellingham, WA preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% ...

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Aug. 16, 2022

Jim Walmsley | 2022 UTMB Pre-Race Interview

Jim Walmsley is a professional trail runner for Hoka based in the French Alps preparing for the 2022 UTMB. Sponsors: This episode is brought to you by Gnarly Nutrition. Use code Singletrack20 at checkout to get 20% off your n...

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Aug. 12, 2022

Jordan Hamm | How Brooks Running Is Building Their Trail Running Team

Jordan Hamm is a Sports Marketing Specialist and serves as the Trail Athlete Manager at Brooks Running based in Seattle, WA. This is another episode in our mini-series providing insights to the athlete-sponsor relationship in...

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Aug. 8, 2022

Lindsay Webster | OCR Retirement, Move To Skyrunning, Future Plans

Lindsay Webster is a professional endurance athlete based in Sutton, Quebec. Widely regarded as one of - if not the greatest - obstacle course racers of all-time, Lindsay and I spend the bulk of this conversation talking abou...

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Aug. 3, 2022

David Kilgore | How On Is Building Their Trail Running Team

David Kilgore serves as the Trail and Ultrarunning Athlete Manager for On Running. In this conversation we talk about how he got his role at the company, his advice for navigating the negotiation process as a potential sponso...

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July 27, 2022

Long Run Archives #6 | Future of Trail Running Content, USATF Debates…

In this episode of the Long Run Archives I am joined by co-host Brett Hornig and special guest Jeff Colt to discuss and debate a whole slew of trail and ultrarunning topics and current events. Sponsors: Kodiak Cakes - use …

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July 22, 2022

Lindsay Dakota | Building Naked Sports, Trail Running Entrepreneurshi…

Lindsay Dakota is a Co-Founder of Naked Sports Innovations. You're probably familiar with their running bands, but maybe not as familiar with their running vests or their new trail racing shoe. Maybe you also also noticed ath...

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July 19, 2022

2022 Speedgoat 50K Preview | Analysis, Storylines, Predictions

I am joined by Brett Horning and Leah Yingling in this episode to preview the 2022 Speedgoat 50K. We analyze the course, talk about what it's going to take to be successful, note some of the interesting storylines around the …

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July 17, 2022

2022 Speedgoat 50K Men's Field Pre-Race Interviews

This episode bundles all of the pre-race interviews we did for the men’s field at the 2022 Speedgoat 50k by UTMB taking place this coming Saturday, July 23rd at Snowbird Ski Resort outside of Salt Lake City, UT. Thanks to …

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July 17, 2022

2022 Speedgoat 50K Women's Field Pre-Race Interviews

This episode bundles all of the pre-race interviews we did for the women’s field at the 2022 Speedgoat 50k by UTMB taking place this coming Saturday, July 23rd at Snowbird Ski Resort outside of Salt Lake City, UT. Thanks to …

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July 14, 2022

Robert Muecke | How Adidas Terrex Is Building Their Trail Running Team

Robert Muecke is the Global Sports Marketing Director for Adidas Terrex and, until recently, also served as the their Trail Running Team Manager. In this conversation we talk about why Terrex decided to invest so substantial...

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July 13, 2022

Steff Gardner | How Salomon Builds Their North American Trail Running…

Steff Gardner serves as the Trail Marketing Manager for Salomon North America based in Ogden, UT. Part of her role involves working with Salomon’s North American athlete team and thats where we focus the majority of this conv...

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July 12, 2022

Sophia Laukli | Beijing OIympics Experience, Broken Arrow Skyrace, Tr…

Sophia Laukli is an olympic-level nordic skier and Salomon-sponsored trail runner based in Salt Lake City, UT. She's made a big impact on the sub-ultra trail running scene so far this year with a win at the Broken Arrow 26K …

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July 9, 2022

Clare Gallagher | Leadville 100 Focus, Social Media Perspective, Next…

Claire Gallagher is a professional trail runner for Patagonia. She joins the podcast to talk about her summer racing schedule, social media perspectives, environmental activism, the pro athlete lifestyle and her next career s...

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July 9, 2022

Clare Gallagher | Leadville 100 Focus, Social Media Perspective, Next…

Claire Gallagher is a professional trail runner for Patagonia. She joins the podcast to talk about her summer racing schedule, social media perspectives, environmental activism, the pro athlete lifestyle and her next career s...

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July 7, 2022

Eli Hemming | Transition to Trail Running, Sub-Ultra Racing, Professi…

Eli Hemming is a professional trail runner for On Running formerly based in Boulder, CO and now living the van life. We talk about his background as one of the best American triathletes in recent years, his transition to the …

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June 30, 2022

Long Run Archives #5 | Western States Reactions, Zach Miller Return, …

Frequent co-host Brett Hornig returns to talk about what happened at Western States this past weekend, Zach Miller's Andorra 100 win and plans to do UTMB this year, and the upcoming (unprecedented?) project Michael McKnight h...

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June 28, 2022

Ryan Atkins | OCR Champion, Multi-Sport Training Philosophy, Northeas…

Ryan Atkins is a multi-endurance sport world champion athlete based in Sutton, Quebec. Perhaps best known for his success in obstacle course racing, Ryan has also demonstrated incredible range with success on mountain biking ...

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June 27, 2022

Ryan Atkins | OCR Champion, Multi-Sport Training Philosophy, Northeas…

Ryan Atkins is a multi-endurance sport world champion athlete based in Sutton, Quebec. Perhaps best known for his success in obstacle course racing, Ryan has also demonstrated incredible range with success on mountain biking ...

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June 22, 2022

2022 Western States 100 Preview | Analysis, Storylines, Predictions

Frequent co-host Brett Hornig returns to the podcast to go wicked in-depth into everything about this race. We analyze the course, talk about what it's going to take to be successful, note some of the interesting storylines a...

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June 20, 2022

Jeff Colt | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Jeff Colt is a professional runner for On based in Carbondale, CO. Jeff is lining up for this years Western States 100 after securing a golden ticket at the 2022 Black Canyon 100K. Timestamps: (2:30) - northeast trail running...

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June 20, 2022

Reid Coolsaet | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Reid Coolsaet is a professional trail runner for Salomon based in Hamilton, Ontario who is lining up for this year's Western States 100. Timestamps: (2:24) - ultrarunning lessons (3:57) - confidence levels heading into Wester...

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June 19, 2022

Kyle Curtin | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Kyle Curtin is a professional trail runner for Altra based in Durango, CO. Kyle is lining up for the Western States 100 following a 9th place finish at last years event. Timestamps: (1:49) - Durango, CO trail running scene (3...

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June 19, 2022

Ailsa MacDonald | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Ailsa MacDonald is a professional trail runner for Saucony based in Alberta, CA. Ailsa is lining up for the Western States 100 this year after securing a golden ticket at Bandera 100K back in 2020. Timestamps: (1:40) - athlet...

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June 19, 2022

Alex Nichols | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Alex Nichols is a professional trail runner for Scott based in Colorado Springs, CO. Alex is lining up for the Western States 100 following a 10th place finish at last years event. Timestamps: (1:42) - lessons from prior West...

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June 18, 2022

Ruth Croft | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Ruth Croft is a professional trail runner for Adidas Terrex based in New Zealand. She returns to the Western States 100 following a 2nd place finish at last year's event. Timestamps: (1:55) - training and racing and traveling...

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June 17, 2022

Tyler Green | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Tyler Green is a professional trail runner for Nike based in Portland, OR returning to this year's Western States 100 following a 2nd place performance at last year's event. Timestamps: (1:52) - reflecting back on 2017 and 20...

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June 17, 2022

Keely Henninger | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Keely Henninger is a professional trail runner for Altra based in Portland, OR returning to this year's Western States 100 after a 9th place finish at last year's event. Timestamps: (2:21) - applying emerging ultrarunning sci...

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June 17, 2022

Drew Holmen | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Drew Holmen is a professional trail runner for Nike based in Boulder, CO returning to the Western States 100 after a breakthrough 3rd place performance at last year's event. Timestamps: (1:57) - ultimate frisbee background (5...

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June 17, 2022

Lucy Bartholomew | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Lucy Bartholomew is a professional trail runner for Salomon based in Australia preparing for this year's Western States 100 after two notable finishes at the race in 2018 and 2019. Timestamps: (1:41) - what it's like being ba...

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June 17, 2022

Tessa Chesser | 2022 Western States 100 Pre-Race Interview

Tessa Chesser is a professional trail runner for Craft Sportswear based in Flagstaff, AZ who is preparing for the Western States 100 after securing a golden ticket at the 2021 Javalina Jundred. Timestamps: (1:42) - what attra...

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