Jay Dicharry, MPT, SCS is a physical therapist and sports clinical specialist focused on helping endurance-athletes optimize performance. Tina Muir (the host) is a former elite runner who represented Team GB and has a 2:36 marathon PB. This podcast is perfect for an easy run so you can pay attention to the expertise shared in the interview. Dicharry explains why it's so important to strengthen our feet and make sure we have appropriate shoes.
Ryan Flaherty, Nike's Senior Director of Performance, interviews athletes, trainers, and scientists on the TRAINED podcast. In this episode, he talks to BJ Fogg, behavior scientist, director of the Stanford Behavior Design Lab, and best-selling author of “Tiny Habits: The Small Changes that Change Everything,” about systems we can employ to effect change in our lives.
If you get inspired by geeking out on the latest science this is an awesome podcast for a long run outside. Highly recommended for anyone seeking to understand and improve their endurance. Learn about zone 2 training for optimizing your mitochondria to improve endurance performance and protect against metabolic disorders.
At 57 mins this podcast would be great for an easy few miles plus warm up and/or strength routine. If you enjoyed the Barkley Marathons documentary and particularly Cantrell's screentime then I think you'll like this podcast. For me it's a total pleasure and diversion to run while listening to two such fascinating characters talk running and share stories.
Greg McMillan brings the coaching experience and Dr Cathy Yeckel provides expert nutrition advice in this conversation focused on marathon performance. If you are training for a marathon be sure to take this podcast on a run.
Episode 111: The Strength Running Podcast | Base Training, the Maffetone Method, and Why You’re Not ‘Lungs with Legs’
We love learning about the science of endurance training and in this episode host Jason Fitzgerald (ex collegiate runner, 2:39 marathon PB, and Strength Running coach) takes us through the best way to build an endurance base. Jason describes the elements of base training, methods to follow (and others to avoid), insights from other experts […]
Jonathan Levitt talks to Olympian Kara Goucher about running the Leadville 50K in 2019 and the new mental and physical challenges that came with that. A great podcast for a long run or for a warm-up/cool down before/after a track session, or even for a recovery jog.
Mario Fraioli hosts a discussion with obstacle racing champion Amelia Boone and ultra runner Brad Stulberg (also author of the books Peak Performance and The Passion Paradox) about mental health, eating disorders, OCD, recovery, racing, and sharing on social media.
The Science of Sport Podcast | How to Make a Champion (Part II): Should You Be a Woods or a Federer?
Prof Ross Tucker and journalist Mike Finch interview David Epstein, author of the New York Times best-selling book Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World. Fascinating discussion that goes well beyond the 10,000 hours rule.
When Susie Chan started running later in life she couldn't run a whole mile. Since then she's run the Marathon de Sables 4 times and multiple 100-milers. In this interview we hear how she got started and learn about her struggles with illness and injury.
The Stokecast hosts Jonathan Ronzio and Emily Holland interview Steve House and Scott Johnston authors of the books Training for the Uphill Athlete and Training for the New Alpinism. At just under an hour this is a great podcast for an easy run or to listen to while doing chores. You'll be inspired for sure.
This interview focuses on the challenges of balancing a marriage, children and a business with athletic goals and identity.
Matt Phillips is a running gait and performance expert. In this interview he shares his experience of helping runners prevent injuries and improve their running efficiency.
A great audiobook/book by Olympic marathon medalist Deena Kastor. Kastor recounts how she developed the positive mindset that helped her achieve her goals.
Highly recommended for a run outside. Whether as part of your long run or for a recovery session. Learn about the running movie 3100 Run and Become and deep dive into why we run and how it can make us better people.
Jason Fitzgerald interviews legendary American marathon runner, Olympic silver medal winner, NYC Marathon winner, and 2014 Boston Marathon Champion Meb Keflezighi.
Boston and NYC marathon winner and Olympic medalist Meb Keflezighi writes about each of the 26 marathons he ran in his pro career. One marathon per chapter with a key lesson learned, details of training, challenges, and a compelling account of the race itself. Great insights into pro running training, race strategy, mental strength. Reminds us that the pros face many of the same struggles that amateurs contend with.