I like podcasts. This is my weekly(ish) thank you to those creating great podcasts about female endurance athletes for me — and you — to enjoy.
“Panda Power – Amanda Nauman” // Girls Gone Gravel (June 9, 2020)
A fantastic interview with pro gravel cyclist and two-time Dirty K*** winner Amanda Nauman about virtual rides and diversity in gravel cycling.
“Racing for Representation” // Keeping Track (June 24, 2020)
A thoughtful, real and important discussion about why the lack of diversity on magazine covers matters.
“Brittany Peterson and Cody Lind FKT” // Talk Ultra (June 25, 2020)
Brittany should be in contention for female FKT of the year for this run. Brittany Peterson and Cody Lind set a blazing fast FKT on the 300 mile Superior Hiking Trail, breaking the previous men’s FKT by 18 hours.
“Sika Henry” // Quick Brown Foxes (June 17, 2020)
Sika Henry is striving to become the first black female pro triathlete. Learn about Sika and how to get into triathlon.
“Quarantine Companion #11 with Kate Courtney” // The Adventure Stache (June 30, 2020)
Pro mountain biker Kate Courtney shares how she is navigating the pandemic.
“Mary Cain” // The Morning Shakeout (June 1, 2020)
This story of disordered eating among distance runners is far too common. Heart wrenching to hear of pressure from a coach and teammates not speaking up.
“THE LAST MILE” // The Ginger Runner (June 27, 2020)