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MtnMeister

A high altitude mountaineer travels through sub-zero temperatures, scales treacherous terrain, and carries hundreds of pounds of supplies. Many of us have very little in common with this person. We don’t need to worry about the lack of oxygen in the air or the extent of frostbite in our toes. Yet, we are all human. There are certain ideas which apply to all of us, no matter if we are standing at 29,029 feet or sea level. Why is it important to step outside of our comfort zone? How do we weigh risk vs. reward? What impact does human behavior have on our decision making? On MtnMeister, we explore these ideas by talking with those who have found answers in the extremes. Ben Schenck, the host of MtnMeister (pronounced Mountain Meister), asks thought-provoking and sometimes uncomfortable questions that you won't hear in a typical interview. Notable guests include Alex Honnold, Sasha DiGiulian, Ueli Steck, Jeremy Jones, Lynn Hill, Conrad Anker, Aaron Gwin and other adventurers in climbing, skiing, hiking, biking, and everything else in the mountains.

info_outline #212: Caroline Gleich | Onsight Equipment 12/06/2018
info_outline #211 Her Odyssey | Peak Design 11/08/2018
info_outline #210 Modern Huntsman, Brad Neathery & Tyler Sharp 10/10/2018
info_outline #209 Dr. Robb Gaffney | Coalatree 09/10/2018
info_outline #208 Chris Warner | DannyShane 08/08/2018
info_outline #207 Pete Ripmaster 07/11/2018
info_outline #206 Chris McNamara | Sufferfest Beer Co. 06/13/2018
info_outline #205 Dr. Jared Vagy "The Climbing Doctor" | Thunderbolt Sportswear 05/02/2018
info_outline #204 Steve House | Ridge Merino 03/08/2018
info_outline #203 Gear Giveaway at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2018 02/11/2018
info_outline #202 Gear Giveaway at ORWM18 Preview 01/23/2018
info_outline #201 Chris Davenport | OROS Apparel 01/10/2018
info_outline #200 Trip Report: Summit for Someone on Grand Teton 10/04/2017
info_outline #199 Global Rescue with Dan Richards 06/06/2017
info_outline #198 Why We Climb with Chris Noble 05/09/2017
info_outline #197 Connecting all 417 national parks with Mikah Meyer 04/19/2017
info_outline #196 Come climb with MtnMeister! 03/02/2017
info_outline #195 GEAR GIVEAWAY at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2017 01/18/2017
info_outline #194 More Effective New Year's Resolutions and 2017 Goals 12/30/2016
info_outline #193 Gear Giveaway at ORWM17 Preview 12/23/2016
info_outline #192 Advancing Nature as a Public Health Solution 12/08/2016
info_outline (R) #167 A behind-the-scenes look at outdoors athlete sponsorship 11/30/2016
info_outline (R) #166 Racing across America with Adam Kimble 11/23/2016
info_outline #191 Inside of a Storm Chase with George Kourounis 11/16/2016
info_outline #190 The oldest person to paddle the Mississippi River with Dale Sanders 11/09/2016
info_outline #189 Trip Report: Summit for Someone on Mt. Hood, part 2 11/03/2016
info_outline #188 Trip Report: Summit for Someone on Mt. Hood, part 1 10/27/2016
info_outline #187 Decision making in the mountains and markets with Masha Gordon 10/19/2016
info_outline #186 Pokemon GO, augmented reality, and how it affects our lives outside with Kelly Davis 10/12/2016
info_outline #185 Ueli Steck's training and the 82 Summits Challenge 10/05/2016
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