Episode 82 - Dean Karnazes


Author of the amazing best selling book Ultra Marathon Man and the recently published 'Run! 26.2 Stories of Blisters and Bliss' ultra running legend Dean Karnazes popped in to the studio to talk all about running, Tony brought us some else's trials, Martin ran and Tom didn't! Oh, and the Marathon Talk Magic Mile Global Team Challenge kicked off with Team UK in an early lead! 

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Show Notes

Time - Section

00:00 - Intro

- Tom's been... Speaking to Mike Wardian, Run Directing the 197th Leeds parkrun, and not running :(

- Martin's been... Knocking out 'triple fifteens', attempting to smuggle, and getting ready for the mile!

- Marathon Talk Magic Mile Global Team Challenge 

Thanks to their participation bonus Team UK are currently ahead with 79.7% v 62.8%

For the latest tables and help with how it all works CLICK HERE

Please spread the word and get your friends, clubs and networks to enter and promote, you can use the facebook link to spread the word when you view the entry list (link)

Timed miles around the World...

August 2nd - 7:00pm - North Solihull Sports Centre, UK, B37 5LA - Ed Wallace - find via MT facebook page

August 4th - 7:30pm - Leeds Met Carnegie, Leeds, UK - Mark Hetherington - [email protected]

August 7th & 14th - 6:00pm - Woolmer Hill Sports Assoc., Surrey, UK - Amy Wright - [email protected]

August 10th - 7:30pm - Arethusa Mile, Bushy Park, London, UK - Danny Norman - [email protected]

August 10th - 6:00pm - Potts Field, Boulder, USA - Joe Scholler - [email protected]

August 10th - 6:30pm - Isle of Dogs, London, UK - Carole Boyle - [email protected]

August 11th - 7:00pm - Poole Park, Poole, UK - Martin Yelling - [email protected]

August 13th - 7:00am - Walter Johnson High School, Bethesda, USA - Barry Lowenthal - tagged below

August 14th - 7:30am - Mackay, North Queensland, Australia - Dave Perkins - [email protected]

- Check out the Iffley Road mile in Oxford on August the 3rd (HERE)

Marathon Talk Motivation Station – Experian Festival of Running Robin Hood Marathon in Nottingham on Sunday 11th September. Camping again! Sign up to join the fun by emailing us via [email protected]

12:56 - News

- Rate Your Run averages 8.3 from 69

- Ryan Hall to run Chicago (read more)

- Mo to run a marathon in 2013 (read more)

- Will Mo do the double in Daegu? (read more)

- Adidas Thunder Run (website)

- Wardian wins San Francisco Marathon (website)

- Davos Mountain Marathon (website)

31:30 - Tony's Trials

- This week scripted by Liz Hicks

34:29 - Rant & Rave

- David Owen raves about the adidas Thunder Run and rants about MP3 wearing WRSers!

- Jim Murray rants about sunday drivers

36:30 - Interview - Dean Karnazes

- Check out Dean's website HERE

- You can buy Dean's book 'Run! 26.2 Stories of Blisters and Bliss' HERE

1:18:20 - Winner of the Week

- Nominated by Iain Wallace and Mark Barrow

- This week's Winner of the Week is Mark Cooper, check out his website HERE

1:19:35 - Close

- Don't forget to Rate Your Run from Sunday at marathontalk.com/rateyourrun

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