Podcast Race Reports

Mohican Adventures w/ Megan Alvarado & Randy Wittmer – Ep 49

The Mohican 100 is one of the oldest and longest ran one hundred mile ultra marathons in the United States. The trails of Mohican in central Ohio offer a buffet of everything you could encounter on a great ultra: waterfalls, huge hills, luscious forests, technical single track, and the best damn aid stations in the …

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Cayuga Trails 50 with Michael Owen, Martini, and Alescia – Ep 48

The Cayuga Trail races are just as beautiful as they are brutal. Miles of single track leads runners through luscious northern New York forests on a tour of waterfalls. Beauty always comes at a cost and this fifty mile was no exception. Hundreds of stone steps and winding pathways conspired to add just over 9,000 …

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Laurel Highlands & Jon Crays Rebroadcast- Ep 41

Special edition Laurel Highlands race report with Jon Crays.This is a special rebroadcast of Sugarstride Podcast episode 32 in honor of Jon getting selected in the Western States Endurance Run lottery this past weekend. Ohio has a large and dynamic trail and ultra community with a total of 105 people that were in the WSER …

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Jump into the Clouds With Martini & Alescia Ep 38

  The Cloudsplitter 100 is a beautiful fall trail ultra marathon race with many different distances to choose from. 25k to 100 miles and everything in between are on the menu in the back hills in Georgia. Friends of the podcast, Martini Mike and Alescia Smalls Roberto tackled different distances and share their experiences in …

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The North Face Endurance Challenge WI Race Report – Ep 37

The North Face puts on an epic trail race with their Endurance Challenge Series. I ran the 50k in Wisconsin and share my experiences in this race report podcast. Every race is a learning experience and an opportunity to improve upon your own performance. There were injuries, bananas, and corn hole! To learn more about …

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Leave No Trace Marathon Race Report Ep- 35

The Leave No Trace Trail Marathon & Half Marathon takes place on the beautiful Camp Manatoc trail system within the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Manatoc is a Boy-scout camp and their trails are closed to the public except for this one weekend each year. Co-host Jett Croisant and I both lined up for the full …

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Burning River 100 Race Report w. Matt Vogel – Ep 34

The Burning River 100 mile endurance race is an epic undertaking. Matt Vogel and I discuss our first 100 mile attempt. We cover favorite nutrition, socks, pacers, and the amazing trail running community in Northeast Ohio. There was blood, sweat, blisters, and tears and every bit of it was worth it. If you’ve ever thought …

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Laurel Highlands Race Review w/ Jon Crays Ep-32

The Laurel Highlands Ultra is a point to point trail race held in June that takes place in the forests of Pennsylvania. There are two distance options, 70.5 miles and a 50K. The 70.5 miler is a Western States qualifier. Laurel offers relay choices as well. The course is absolutely beautiful! Devastating hills with breathtaking …

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Dirty Love 10k Race Report

Photo credit : Steve Pierce The alarm at four-thirty brought my slumber to an abrupt halt on a frosty Sunday morning. This wasn’t just any other February morning. It was Valentine’s Day! Candy, flowers, chocolates, and romantic dinners are all the traditional ways couples express their love toward one another. All things considered, there is …

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