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An Epic Cory Reese Selfie

Cory Reese DNFd His First Few Marathons, Now 26.2 is Just a Warm Up


On today’s episode of the show, I’m going a few miles with fellow Altra Ambassador Cory Reese. 

I first “met” Cory in the Altra Ambassador FB group page, and the first thing that “jumped” out at me was his epic running selfies.

Exhibit A:

An Epic Cory Reese Selfie

An Epic Cory Reese Selfie

A Bumpy Start to Distance Running

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Tom Leddy

Tom Leddy Started Running to Impress His Boss–Seriously!


Tom Leddy is someone that I can learn quite a bit from in my pursuit of some of my bigger running (and non-running) goals.

Tom Leddy

Tom Leddy

Tom got into running in one of the most unique ways I’ve ever heard: to impress his boss!

Tom’s boss was a runner, and he was invited to join the boss for a few miles at lunchtime. Tom accepted, and it didn’t take long for him to feel worn out. But he stuck with it, and soon he was hooked.

Racing and Traveling

Tom has some big goals in terms of running and racing, including running a half in all 50 states and running a marathon on each continent. Read more

Dallas Smith at the Finish of the Vol State 500k

Dallas Smith Has No Desire to Slow Down Any Time Soon


Today I’m joining Dallas Smith for a few easy miles.

According to StateRunningRecords.com, Dallas has 71 current state records under his belt at various ages and just about every distance possible.

Dallas Smith, Resting and Relaxing

Dallas Smith, Resting and Relaxing

The Magic of the Marathon

Dallas finds the marathon to be his favorite distance, even though he is quick to say that it is not his best distance. Read more

Boston Bound Author Elizabeth Clor

Elizabeth Clor Overcame Her Mental Demons to Qualify for Boston


Today I’m talking with Elizabeth Clor, who recently published a book on her seven year journey (and struggle) with qualifying for the Boston Marathon.

Boston Bound Author Elizabeth Clor

Boston Bound Author Elizabeth Clor

Running Before the Boston Journey Began

Growing up Elizabeth was a dancer, but after college she joined a gym to stay active and started to run on the treadmill on the days when her step aerobics class wasn’t in session. Read more

Jen A. Miller

Jen Miller is Back for Round 2, Talking About Her New Book & Much More


Today I’m catching up again with Jen Miller, who made her Diz Runs With debut back in Episode 115.

Jen Miller is Back!

Jen Miller is Back!

Since the last time we talked, Jen has released her new book (Running: A Love Story), run another marathon, and taken a whirlwind book tour (which is finally over for the time being!).

An Early Curveball

I started this episode as I always do, and asked Jen what her favorite distance to race is and why. Read more