What I’m Listening to This Week

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... Continue Reading →

GRETCHEN KARSTENS: Kind of a Tough Runner

This is the story of my friend Gretchen Karsten's first 100 mile trail race: the Superior 100 mile in Northern Minnesota. Gretchen is a pediatrician, a mom of two girls, and, despite what she says in this interview, very much a runner. Prior to the Superior 100, she had run several road marathons, several 50k's... Continue Reading →

ESTABLISHING A SUPERIOR HIKING TRAIL FKT: With Western States Cancelled, Brittany Peterson and Cody Lind Set Their Sites on a New Goal

Brittany Peterson and Cody Lind had been hoping to race Western States this coming weekend. Brittany earned herself a Western States spot with an impressive second place finish at last year’s race. Brittany’s boyfriend Cody — fresh off a win at The Coastal Challenge — was planning to run a Golden Ticket Race to see... Continue Reading →

TAMMI BRAUND: Running is my Escape

Tammi Braund is a trail runner, a cross country coach and a mother of six. Last year, Tammi ran the Voyageur 50 mile a mere five days after her oldest daughter Jordan was in a serious car accident. Jordan's accident caused her to ultimately lose both her legs. After last year's Voyageur 50 mile, I... Continue Reading →

What I’m Listening to This Week

I like podcasts. Here are some of the best podcasts I've listened to recently about women in endurance sports. "The Representation Cycling Needs Now: How Black Girls Do Bike is Changing Cycling" // Better with Bikes (July 3, 2019) I was energized and moved by this podcast. I first listed to this podcast last summer,... Continue Reading →

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