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21. Infinitus Marathon and Run to Remember Half Marathon!

Obstacle Running Adventures

Release Date: 05/29/2017

232. Miranda Kielpinski on Tri-State Spartan Sprint, Surfing, and More! show art 232. Miranda Kielpinski on Tri-State Spartan Sprint, Surfing, and More!

Obstacle Running Adventures

We kept reading the name Miranda Kielpinski in recent podium results so we figured we would have her on the show after she ran the Triple-State Spartan Sprint weekend to get to know her a bit and to put a voice to the name!  talks about how she got into OCR in 2019, dealt with a knee issue, and has come back to a pretty solid start to 2021.  The most surprising part is that her athletic background is surfing which isn't usually the first sport that is thought about when it comes to skills carrying over. 0:00 - 2:49 - Intro 2:55 - 9:08 - Quick News 9:08 - 10:10 - Content Preface 10:10...

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231. Goliathon (Live) with Race Co-Founder Dana McFarland, Jamie Rahn, and More! show art 231. Goliathon (Live) with Race Co-Founder Dana McFarland, Jamie Rahn, and More!

Obstacle Running Adventures

Mike finally crossed  off of his OCR bucket list!  As excited as he was to finally run the event, he was also nervous about his lack of training.  Katelyn assured him that since it is a local race it will have simple obstacles ... but Mike knew better! It's a typical OCR until you're staring down one of their many ninja inspired rigs which luckily have 3 lanes of difficulty!  Green for beginners or for those that want to play it safe, orange for a solid challenge, and blue if you are looking to push yourself.  With only one attempt for your score, you need to choose...

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230. Infinitus 100 Miler with Zack Wisnowski! show art 230. Infinitus 100 Miler with Zack Wisnowski!

Obstacle Running Adventures

had posted about how he was attempting his third 100 miler race after the first two had resulted in DNF, we reached out and told him that he had a spot on the show if he finished this one!  The race was , one of 's ultra events!  is an event that will always be important to Mike since it was his first marathon course, he even has a map of the course in the podcasting office!  Zack shares his enthusiasm about the event, his side hustle of , we discuss how he got into ultras, and what he plans to do now that he has finished a 100 miler! 0:00 - 2:35 - Intro 2:35 - 8:06 - Quick...

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229. OCR Addix and Phoenix Race with Julie Wolff! show art 229. OCR Addix and Phoenix Race with Julie Wolff!

Obstacle Running Adventures

We had on the show to talk about her background in the sport, the OCR team , and being a race director of ! We are all about supporting smaller races for the unique variety that they add to the sport, be sure to and others like it in your community! 0:00 - 3:50 - Intro 3:50 - 9:22 - Quick News 9:22 - 9:48 - Content Preface 9:48 - 49:39 - Julie Wolff Interview 49:39 - End - Outro ____ News Stories: Hildervat Elite Podium: and Hildervat Live Stream: , , and Empowered Obstacle Barn: and ____ Related Episodes: ____  Next episode we are slightly unsure about but the...

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228. Newbsanity's Mud Gauntlet with Winner Ryan Brizzolara! show art 228. Newbsanity's Mud Gauntlet with Winner Ryan Brizzolara!

Obstacle Running Adventures

is one of 's many great events that they put on every year!  Other notable ones are their , , , and the new !  Many exciting races but is the more straightforward OCR one. won the event so we discuss how he got mixed up in the group, he gives a description of the , retells how he faced off against incredible athletes like , , and , and how epic the afterparty was! 0:00 - 2:49 - Intro 2:49 - 11:29 - Quick News 11:29 - 11:57 - Content Preface 11:57 - 55:09 - Ryan Brizzolara Interview 55:09 - End - Outro ____ News Stories: Getting Married Spartan Austin Super Podium: ...

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227. Jesse Bruce on One Academy, 227. Jesse Bruce on One Academy, "New Addiction" Documentary, and More!

Obstacle Running Adventures

is one of the most influential Canadian OCR athletes and easily one of our favorites!  Between race podiums he volunteers, trains people at his gym (), and helps his community in other ways. We had him on to talk about how his gym is surviving the pandemic, his thoughts on the , and how he uses his previous dark times as motivation to push himself and others to become better! 0:00 - 2:10 - Intro 2:10 - 5:26 - Quick News 5:26 - 5:43 - Content Preface 5:4 - 35:45 - Jesse Bruce Interview () 35:45 - End - Outro ____ News Stories: Tough Mudder Missouri Results: and ____ Related...

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226. Matt B Davis on Unplugging, Mental Health, The Meaning of Life, and More! show art 226. Matt B Davis on Unplugging, Mental Health, The Meaning of Life, and More!

Obstacle Running Adventures

We haven't had on the podcast in a while so Mike had some interesting questions prepared for him!  We discuss his recent week of unplugging from social media and from his phone in general, how he continues to learn more about the importance of mental health, what the meaning of life is, and so much more! Oh and of in case you haven't heard of it. 0:00 - 2:33 - Intro 2:33 - 8:23 - Quick News 8:23 - 8:41 - Content Preface 8:41 - 1:23:36 - Matt B Davis Interview () 1:23:36 - End - Outro ____ News Stories: Savage Maryland Podium: and Battle of the Lions Podium: and Spartan Montana...

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225. Spartan Palm Beaches Recap with Angela Bowers! show art 225. Spartan Palm Beaches Recap with Angela Bowers!

Obstacle Running Adventures

The universe was against us having our planned special guest on for this episode not once, not twice, but three times! We put together this episode together somewhat last minute thanks to Angela's availability! You're a true fan if you even listen to these unplanned episodes, your support means the world to us! All that out of the way, hear a bunch of news stories as well as how Angela's experience at the Spartan Palm Beaches event went! 0:00 - 2:09 - Intro 2:09 - 14:21 - Not Quick News 14:21 - 15:57 - Content Preface 15:57 - 34:09 - Spartan Recap with Angela 34:09 - End - Outro ____...

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224. BattleFrog 2015 Reminiscing with CJ O'Connor! show art 224. BattleFrog 2015 Reminiscing with CJ O'Connor!

Obstacle Running Adventures

 is remembered for both good and bad by those who ran it when it was around!  With the next incarnation of the event planning to resurface and the initial comeback weekend being this weekend, Mike figured that he would have his good friend CJ on the show to talk about running the event back in 2015! This is a simple episode reminiscing about the old days in OCR and doing commentary on that Mike made years ago! We do not go into specifics of the past and future of the event as it wasn't really the goal of this episode. Here are some articles for additional information about , , . ...

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223. FIT Challenge with Elites, Ultra Elites, and Robb McCoy! show art 223. FIT Challenge with Elites, Ultra Elites, and Robb McCoy!

Obstacle Running Adventures

Mike spent 13 hours in Cumberland, RI covering !  Interviewing, running, interviewing more, volunteering, and interviewing even more! You'll hear from a bunch of athletes including all 6 elite podium finishers, all 6 ultra podium finishers, the race director, and more!  See below for more information with time stamp specifics! 0:00 - 2:14 - Intro 2:14 - 7:06 - Quick News 7:06 - 8:27 - Content Preface 8:27 - 41:14 - Elite Podium (, , , , , , and ) 41:14 - 57:22 - , , and ) 57:22 - 1:14:35 - Ultra Podium (, , , , , and )  1:14:35 - 1:18:44 - 1:18:44 - End - Outro ____ News...

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More Episodes

Oh boy! Alex and Mike poked the bear called the Endurance Society by setting out to complete the Infinitus Marathon up in Goshen, VT! Mike counts this as his first marathon and the tough trails proved to be a worthy challenge! Alex also enjoyed himself so much that he plans to go double or nothing next year! Also hear about how Nancy and John did at the Run to Remember in Boston, MA!

Next weekend we will be at:
Samurai Sprint in Westport, MA
Saturday Tri-State Spartan Sprint in Tuxedo, NY
Sunday Tri-State Spartan Sprint in Tuxedo, NY


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