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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Sept. 10, 2020

Episode 13 - Renee Elsdon Jacobs

Renee sat down with us in this episode just two weeks after her successful FKT record on the Sierra High Route, a challenging rou…

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Sept. 3, 2020

Episode 12 - Bob Shebest

In this episode, we chatted with Bob Shebest, a pro ultrarunner (sponsored by Salomon , Buff , GU and Squirrel's Nut Butter ), co…

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Aug. 27, 2020

Special Episode - Walker Mine adventure

From time to time, we'd like to bring you additional special episodes like this one! Mike Turner and I have been doing a lot more…

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Aug. 20, 2020

Episode 11 - Sean Ranney

Sean Ranney is an ultrarunner, adventurer and race director of Northern California's answer to the Barkley Marathons, the Euchre …

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Aug. 18, 2020

Special Episode - Tahoe Rim Trail FKTs with Helen Pelster and Adam Ki…

In this special episode, we have collaborated with the Donner Party Mountain Runners to bring you a podcast recorded from their l…

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Aug. 7, 2020

Episode 10 - Helen Pelster

Helen Pelster is an accomplished ultrarunner based in Truckee, CA, and in this episode we spoke with her about her initial discov…

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July 23, 2020

Episode 9 - Camille Herron

Camille Herron joined us for an interesting and inspiring talk about her lengthy running career in a wide variety of disciplines …

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July 9, 2020

Episode 8 - Rob Myers

Episode 8 with Rob Myers is an interesting conversation with him and his friends about the big adventure they had while running t…

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June 26, 2020

Episode 7 - Ray Sanchez

Ray Sanchez is a Badwater 135 veteran who keeps going back to the race year after year and is aiming for 20 finishes there. The d…

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June 19, 2020

Episode 6 - Meghan Canfield

In episode was 6, we had a great discussion with Meghan Canfield on a wide range of running-related topics including the importan…

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June 12, 2020

Episode 5 - Christopher Thomas

We had an excellent conversation with Chris Thomas about his entry into running in 2015 when he decided to transform his life. Le…

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June 5, 2020

Episode 4 - Kuni Yamagata

Kuni Yamagata recounted some amazing stories about the Hardrock 100, other races and his approaches to training and racing for ou…

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May 29, 2020

Episode 3 - Karen Bonnett-Natraj

For our 3rd episode, we had the pleasure of speaking with Karen Bonnett-Natraj, an accomplished and prolific ultrarunner and mult…

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