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Matt Sorenson currently hails from Austin, TX and he's a father, husband, scientist, podcaster, runner, and a recent author. After enjoying soccer and track and field throughout school, Matt turned to distance running after his new wife introduced him to it in 2008. Since then, Matt has run the Boston Marathon three times, as well as Chicago and New York City. Matt started the Runified Podcast to help share extraordinary stories from everyday runners and has produced over 100 episodes. He's currently in the process of launching his first children's book, My Mommy Runs, which enables adults to share the transformative power of running through unique lines and engaging comic book style illustrations.

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This weekend just gone saw one of the biggest trail marathons (or ultras, or whatever you want to call it), the Six Foot Track marathon (45kms) in the Blue Mountains. With a highly competitive field across both mens and ladies, Read More ...

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By HPRS Guest Columnist Russell Iverson Hmmm, a winter Ultra—I’ve never done that before! Ooooh, thirty hours straight—I’ve never done that, either! Well, my next planned gig on Pikes Peak comes out to thirty

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Hardrock 100, Western States Endurance Run, Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc… Most folks in the trail-running community have heard of the sport’s most iconic races. It might come as a surprise, then, to learn about an event that mostly flies under the radar and has attracted many of the sport’s most competitive athletes for its 2019 edition. The Santa Barbara Nine Trails Ultra is an old-school, 35-mile, climb-heavy race in Santa Barbara County—and it is stacked.

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The Week in Review is a collection of both all the goodness I’ve written during the past week around the internet, as well as a small pile of links I found interesting – generally endurance sports related. I’ve often wondered …

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Ever since I was little, I’ve never stopped running, and when I go to the Pyrenees I love to go as far as the Pas...

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Purchase the EXCLUSIVE Mountain Outhouse #135 Sunglasses Here: https://runsteep.com/product/jam-jams-episode-135-sunglasses/ Mountain Outpost Clearance Sunglasses: https://runsteep.com/product-category/mountain-outpost/ The craziest sh*t that happened in running this week: Strolling Jim Prize Purse, Heather Anderson Nat Geo Adventurer Of The Year, Michael McKnight's Antelope Island Bison Encounter, Gary Robbins Barkley Withdrawl, Trail Runner Mountion Lion Attack Update, Kara Goucher Trail Convert?? New GU Edition: Hoppy Trails, Candice Burt Arizona Trail Record Attempt? Legends Trails 2019 Recap, Caumsett 50k 2019 Recap, Old Pueblo 50 Mile 2019 Recap, Way Too Cool 50k 2019 Recap, Trail Runner Oopsie, Clean Sport - For Bridge, Suunto Vertical Week, Jane Benfer Sad Face?? Subscribe! Help Support This Channel: www.patreon.com/mountainoutpost & www.mountainoutpost.com SHOW NOTES: Background Image: Pexels.com Background Outhouse: Google Images Strolling Jim: https://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=57761 & http://sj40mile.com/ Heather Anderson Nat Geo Adventurer Of The Year 2019: https://www.nationalgeographic.com/adventure/2019/02/national-geographic-2019-adventurers-of-the-year/heather-anderson-hiker/ Ultrarunner Michael McKnight Bison Encounter: https://www.sltrib.com/news/2019/03/06/trail-runner-dodges/ Gary Robbins - Barkley 2019 Withdrawl: https://www.instagram.com/p/BucDUn4B60B/ Colorado Runner Mountain Lion: https://runningmagazine.ca/trail-running/mountain-lion-killed-by-colorado-runner-was-only-35-to-40-lbs/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umBbQvnShaA Kara Goucher - Instagram Post: https://www.instagram.com/p/BuegZ6EHV-_/ & https://www.instagram.com/p/BusLlLGBAXS/ GU - Hoppy Trails: https://guenergy.com/hoppy-trails/ Legends Trails: https://www.facebook.com/LegendsTrails/ Legends Trails 2019 Results: http://www.legendstrails.com/en/results-2019/ Old Pueblo 50 - 2019: https://www.facebook.com/OldPueblo50/ Way Too Cool 50k: https://ultrasignup.com/register.aspx?did=60949 Bridge Player Banned For Doping: https://news.sky.com/story/geir-helgemo-worlds-number-one-bridge-player-banned-for-doping-11652317

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Scott and Steph hop on to talk about current running events, challenges, and more on this newest installment with Becoming Ultra!  It's a weekly show!

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Can a person walk or run 1,000 miles in 1,000 hours, doing a mile in each and every hour for nearly 42 days? That was…

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Candice Burt joins The Nation to give us a report of her 3rd Place overall title at Delirious W.E.S.T 200 Mile Ultra.  Candice is arguably one of the pioneers in designing and directing the 200+ mile endurance races.  Until a few short weeks ago, she had never toed the line at the distance (in a […]

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This is the first Be Ultra podcast by Shanna Sears.  She talks about how Becoming Ultra isn't only about running your first ultra marathon race...it is also about becoming your ultra self.  She addressesinst how fear can create barriers to your dreams and ways to manage those nasty fears that hold us back. 

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Follow  @be.ultra.living on Instagram for more information and inspiration on ultra living. 

Unbroken- Motivational Video
https://youtu.be/26U_seo0a1g


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Chelsea and Ellie get to meet for the first time and Scott and Ellie get to learn as much about Chelsea as they can on this first call. If this one is any indication of the season to come, it's gonna be a fun one!  Enjoy.

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Growing up my sport, my passion, and my life was that of a ice hockey player. Early morning ice times, freezing cold rinks and maple frosted donuts as fuel was the routine. Greats like Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux and Chris Chelios danced through my dreams. My teammates were boys, my friends were boys and those that I adore for their skill, sportsmanship and competitive drive were male, but at that age I never thought much about it. At that age I did know the anatomical differences between

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I have to confess, I do have a problem, I seem to have found the elixir against aging! No kidding, these 5-year deep age groups within USATF competitions keep me on my toes! Every 5 years, you have the opportunity to be the youngest again, and dream like a youngster. Again!

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Ileana reached out because she has a big goal of running the 3 day stage race in Colorado called the Transrockies Run.  We go over basic training needs as well as some of the course overview on this first call.  Enjoy!

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Several times a year the American Trail Running Association (ATRA) conducts surveys to measure trends within our sport, collect demographic profiles of its participants and analyze their preferences. A few days after the FOURmidable Trail Races were held in Auburn, CA, February 16-17, 2019, we conducted a survey of participants in the 50 km, 35... Read more »

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FKTOY Europe Awards, Part 1, with Matt Lefort, Meredith Quinlan, & Jess Baker by FastestKnownTime.com

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Few brands are as lucky as we are to have such a brilliant group of female athletes who continue to inspire us every day with their incredible achievements. While we champion them throughout the year, we’d like to use International Women’s Day on March 8th, to raise the profile of these phenomenal women up a little …

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Jim’s been delivering the message of healthy living since he became a personal trainer in 1997, and has helped hundreds of people reach their health and fitness goals.

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Your hosts shares their epic aid station adventure at the Mountain Marathon & Hillbilly Half last weekend. Mathias announces his new book: ‘Adventure Running – Exploring Olympia’s Trails’ – Pre-order it today! And they conclude with a deep dive into some some of the gear they’ve been testing over the last few weeks. Gear in …

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