Episodes

Dec. 27, 2020

First 99 Gear Review - Coros vs. Garmin running watches

In this episode of the First 99 Gear Review, co-hosts Mike Turner and Greg Larkin talked to gear reviewer and ultrarunner Brian G…

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Dec. 24, 2020

Episode 23 - Forlorn Hope Expedition Team

The modern-day Forlorn Hope Expedition Team sat down with us in this episode to talk about the genesis, planning and execution of…

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Dec. 21, 2020

Rebecca Redlines Cancer - Part 3

Rebecca Sperry, a hiker from New Hampshire joined us for the third of several episodes talking about her redlining goal in the Wh…

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Dec. 18, 2020

Episode 22 - Eddie Schmidt

Auburn resident Eddie Schmidt sat down with us for a great conversation about his early years as a runner and how much family and…

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Dec. 11, 2020

First 99 Gear Review - Topo Trailventure trail running shoe

In this episode of the First 99 Gear Review, our co-host Mike Turner delves into the Topo Athletic Trailventure trail running/lig…

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Dec. 7, 2020

Rebecca Redlines Cancer - Part 2

Rebecca Sperry, a hiker from New Hampshire joined us for the second of several episodes talking about her redlining goal in the W…

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Dec. 5, 2020

Episode 21 - Craig Thornley, Tim Twietmeyer and Dr. Andy Pasternak

Western States Endurance Run race director Craig Thornley, board member Tim Twietmeyer and medical director Dr. Andy Pasternak jo…

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Nov. 28, 2020

First 99 Gear Review - Spot vs. Garmin GPS trackers

In this episode of the First 99 Gear Review, our co-host Mike Turner delves into two popular GPS trackers that are perfect for ex…

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Nov. 25, 2020

Special Episode - FKT on the Superior Trail with Jeff Rauenhorst

Donner Party Mountain Runners board member Chris Cloyd held a virtual conversation with Jeff Rauenhorst, local Incline Village re…

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Nov. 23, 2020

Rebecca Redlines Cancer - Part 1

Rebecca Sperry, a hiker from New Hampshire joined us for the first of several episodes talking about her redlining goal in the Wh…

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Nov. 19, 2020

Episode 20 - Bryan Paisley

Bryan Paisley joined us for an honest and in-depth look at his life, how he emerged from addiction and manages his bipolar diagno…

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Nov. 16, 2020

Rebecca Redlines Cancer - Trailer

We're announcing a new series of podcast episodes that are planned coming up over the next couple of months. The series is called…

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Nov. 13, 2020

Episode 19 - Dan Barger

On October 30th, 2020 Dan Barger started from the Placer High School track, the legendary finish line of the Western States Endur…

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Nov. 12, 2020

Episode 18 - Bruce Nguyen

Bruce Nguyen started his running career in 2013 with a 5k race, and fast forward seven years to 2020 where he completed the Moab …

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Oct. 29, 2020

Episode 17 - Bob Crowley

Bob Crowley, ultrarunning legend and current ITRA (International Trail Running Association) president, joined us in this episode …

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Oct. 15, 2020

Episode 16 - Chris Nottingham

Chris Nottingham is an ultrarunner, community builder and mental health advocate. He sat down with us to talk about his journey f…

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Oct. 5, 2020

Episode 15 - Kristina Folcik

CONTENT WARNING: This episode contains discussion of domestic abuse and suicidal thoughts Kristina Folcik is a trail runner, race…

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Oct. 1, 2020

Episode 14 - Jennifer Hemmen

Jennifer Hemmen is an accomplished ultrarunner who has been running since her childhood. Along the way, she was inspired by her o…

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