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Episode 59 UQuest, Alpha Warrior, and Shale Hill Adventure

Episode 59 UQuest, Alpha Warrior, and Shale Hill Adventure

Jul 24, 2013

In today’s episode, we interview folks from 3 very different events. UQuest is part scavenger hunt, part scavenger hunt, part unknown. Matt spoke with Anthony Murph, founder, and Steph Dennis, event director in their Atlanta office. Alex ThunderDart Martin, in his first assignment as West Coast Ops, interviews some people behind Alpha Warrior. He sat down...

Episode 58 2013 Summer Death Race Part II

Episode 58 2013 Summer Death Race Part II

Jul 19, 2013

Part Two picks up on Friday evening June 21. We begin with Andy Weinberg speaking to the familes and crew members shortly after the athletes were sent off to build the “Stairway to Heaven”.  As we continue on, we give you a sneak peek inside the mind of Joe Desena as we followed him around as much as possible. You’ll hear how he deals with the...

Episode 57 Mandy Baskin and Man Games

Episode 57 Mandy Baskin and Man Games

Jul 15, 2013

You probably have not heard of Mandy Baskin. At first glance, she is just an average 38 year old woman who happens to run a hot-air balloon company. Look closer and you will find an athletic champion. She was the 3rd place woman at least year’s World’s Toughest Mudder completing an impressive 6 laps. She was the only woman to do that other than...

Episode 56 Summer Death Race 2013 Part I

Episode 56 Summer Death Race 2013 Part I

Jul 10, 2013

In this long awaited episode we take you to Pittsfield Vermont for Part One of the 2013 Summer Death Race. We begin our journey on Thursday June 20th and talk to some racers as they enjoy their “last meal” before the big event. This leads us to Friday morning’s registration, the first tasks, veteran shenanigans, and some other fun interviews...

Episode 55 Somebody Call My Mama

Episode 55  Somebody Call My Mama

Jul 1, 2013

At the beginning of this episode, I explain why I broke away from ORMagazine USA and created Obstacle Racing Media. Please take a few minutes as I believe it clears a lot of things up. The remainder of the episode is an interview with Ernest “The Cat” Miller. I met Ernest Miller  through a mutual OCR friend a few months ago. As I have gotten to know...