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Talk Ultra: Episode 10 - Scott Jurek

Released: Friday 1st June 2012

IanC is recovering from the Canaraies and Pyrenees. We have quick post Zegama chats with Tom Owens, Emelie Forsberg & Lauren Jeska, Ian Sharman discusses the news, We talk Hydration in Talk Training. We interview Scott Jurek. Arthur Webb talks Badwater. Speedgoat gives us his Good, Bad and Ugly and we tell you what is coming up...


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Show Notes


00:00:45 Show Start

00:02:21 British runner Tom Owens tells us what it was like to race at Zegama and take 3rd place. You can read his blog and stats here

00:08:15 Emelie Forsberg tells us what it was like on the Zegama course and taking 3rd place in the ladies race. You can read about Emelie here

00:11:35 Lauren Jeska from the UK took the lead in the ladies race at Zegama but gave it all away on the final descent. Listen to what she had to say... Profile here

00:16:05 Ian Sharman joins Ian C to discuss the news and talk about recent results before heading off to Chamonix to do some final prep for Western States 100 mile race

00:54:19 The mercury in our thermometers has been rising and of course our runs can become more difficult. This week in Talk Training we talk to Marc Laithwaite about hydration. Blog post Running in the heat

01:25:00 Three post Transvulcania blogs that tell it like it is:

01:26:23 Our main interview is with ultra legend Scott Jurek. He talks to us about his new book Eat & Run and discusses diet, running and plans for the future

01:57:00 Speedgoat Karl is back with a Meltzer Moment and we discuss the Good, Bad and Ugly of the ultra world

02:17:00 In 15 minutes of Fame we talk to 70 yr old Arthur Webb who this year will attempt Badwater for the 15th time

02:27:00 Up and Coming races. Ahotu have an excellent ultra marathon calendar

02:30:24 Show close - Ian C is getting back into training... I hope!

02:32:01 End

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  2. Julia Thorn
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    A beautiful autumn day, a pretty course, and lots of enthusiastic spectators calling out my name made me feel really special.

    22nd November 2015 20:45:12