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Episode 72 Panic in the Dark and Jon Watson

Episode 72  Panic in the Dark and Jon Watson

Nov 14, 2013

Episode 72 Fred Smith joins Matt for a chat about their get together a few weekends ago. The Smithfest Events crew brought Matt up to Boston to experience Panic In The Dark and a sneak peak into their mayhem behind the scenes. Listen in to learn about how Panic went and how Matt and Fred bonded for life at 4:00am. The 2nd interview in today’s episode is...

Episode 71 Human Movement Saves The Bloody Day

Episode 71 Human Movement Saves The Bloody Day

Oct 31, 2013

Yesterday, Run For Your Lives cancelled all future events including one this weekend. This morning Ruckus Events cancelled their Boston event which was also scheduled for this weekend. Just when we were all wondering when will the madness stop? When many were thinking “Will I ever be able to register for a race put on by anyone but the Big 3 and feel...

Episode 70 Ragnar Relay and Jonathan Nolan DR/Suck

Episode 70 Ragnar Relay and Jonathan Nolan DR/Suck

Oct 24, 2013

Episode 70-In this week’s episode, Matt first talks to Tanner Bell of Ragnar Events. If you have thought about doing a Ragnar Relay, this will be a great listen. This is a cool dude who puts on great events for runners nationwide. Also, Jonathan Nolan from CornFed Spartans came back on the show to talk about just what happened on Day 4 of what was a 3 day...

Episode 69 Extreme Nation 2.0 and Savage Race Revisted

Episode 69 Extreme Nation 2.0 and Savage Race Revisted

Oct 17, 2013

  In today’s show, we revisit a couple of events from previous episodes. Sam Abbitt is the founder and CEO of Savage Race. We first met him back on Episode 7 in July of 2012. Since then, Savage has put on many successful races in several markets. We catch up with Sam to find out what they are doing right and what is next. Next we catch up with Hunter...

Episode 68 2013 Spartan Beast/Ultra Beast Part II

Episode 68 2013 Spartan Beast/Ultra Beast Part II

Oct 10, 2013

In this episode, you will hear from several elite racers shortly after they crossed the finish line at the hardest obstacle race any of them have done up to this point. Listen in as these racers share their triumphs, lessons, and disappointments. There are interviews with the following: Men: Hobie Call -1st, Matt Murphy- 2nd James Appleton-7th, Alec Blenis-14th...