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Cliff Pittman Knows A Positive Mindset Can Reach Beyond Race Results


My guest on the show today is Cliff Pittman, a runner for about 25 years but only recently has he began seriously racing.

Cliff is also a running coach whose area of expertise is helping his athletes with their mindset.

I am looking forward to going a few easy miles with Cliff Pittman today.

Cliff Pittman

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Mary Johnson Does What Needs to Be Done on Race Day (Best Of)


Today we are revisiting my conversation with Mary Johnson.

Mary Johnson started running when she was in “the worst shape of her life”, and it didn’t take her long to find her stride as a runner.

Mary Johnson

Mary Johnson

The more times she’s run the marathon, the more respect Mary has developed for the distance and the challenge that is inherent in running 26.2 miles.

It’s never easy, and there are times when things don’t go well, but Mary loves the feeling she gets when the finish line comes into view for the first time and the race is drawing to an end.

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Gene Mid Tri

Revisiting Maybe the Most Powerful Episode of the Show with Gene (Best Of)


Today I’m one of the most powerful episodes in the show’s history with a man named Gene, who has overcome much bigger challenges than 26.2 miles.

Gene Mid Tri
In his own words, Gene came into running later in life, and he definitely enjoys it.

Like many folks that have been on the show, Gene’s favorite distance to race is 13.1. One of his goals is to always be half marathon fit, which is a good place to be. Read more

Tere Zacher Uses Her Positive Attitude To Make Big Strides In Her Career


Tere Zacher is making her second appearance on the show today after a 3-year hiatus.

Since our last chat, she has struggled with injury and illness, yet still continues to work hard to keep getting faster.

Tere Zacher

I am looking forward to going a few easy miles with Tere today.

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After 356 Marathons, Chuck Van Duzee is Still Going Strong! (Best-Of)

Today we are taking a look back at Episode 573, from May of 2018, with one of the OGs of road running, Mr. Chuck Van Duzee. Enjoy!


Today I am going a few easy miles with a man that ran his first marathon before I was born.

Chuck Van Duzee at the 2017 NYC Marathon

It’s safe to say that Chuck Van Duzee has some stories to share with over 4 decades of running experience.

In total, he’s run over 300 marathons throughout the U.S. and around the world.

(Update: Chuck recently completed his 356th marathon!)

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