Fri, 27 April 2018
ECEP, Andy Jones-Wilkins joins The Nation to talk about the Chip and Dan Heath best selling book, The Power of Moments- Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact.
We discuss why certain experiences can jolt us, elevate us and change us—and how we can learn to create such extraordinary moments in our running, life and work.
Check out AJW's article on Power of Moments at Irunfar
Meet up with Andy at one of his training camps this summer:
May 25-28 Memorial Day Ultrarunning Training Camp SOLD OUT
June 6-10 Lake Tahoe Ultrarunning Camp
July 8-14 Rob Krar Ultra Camp
Fri, 20 April 2018
Adam Campbell spent the first 17 years of his life on the beaches of Nigeria where he developed his love of the outdoors. He now calls the Canadian Rockies home where he is an environmental & business lawyer. He is also a co-owner of Canada’s largest trail running series.
He has competed in, and regularly placed on the podium at, some of the world's most challenging and competitive mountain running races and trail ultramarathons.
We met Adam in 2014 at the finish of Hardrock 100 where he finished 3rd despite he and Aaron Heidt being struck by lightning on Handees peak. Our podcast with Adam after his finish. Our video with Adam.
On August 30th, 2016, Adam experienced a near fatal accident while attempting the Horseshoe traverse through Roger’s Pass in BC, with runners Nick Elson and Dakota Jones. Adam talks about his experience, lessons learned and his new reality of being a trail runner.
On May 9th, a movie about Adam's experience will be available to download at Arc'teryx. You can view the trailer HERE
Adam will also be touring with the film screening at these Arc'teryx brand store locations:
VIDEO of Adam's Ted Talk
Sat, 14 April 2018
"Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it" - Dennis P. Kimbro
This is one of Ben Light's favorite quotes. Ben and Brittany Light rejoin The Nation to talk about how your attitude and perception can SHIFT to something better. We can
Great video to help motivate you to SHIFT
Fri, 6 April 2018
Stephanie has not only run many of the world's toughest trail ultras, but has extended her comfort zone by living in some very dangerous places in the world as a United Nations Human Rights Lawyer.
Please consider supporting Stephanie's charity, Free to Run, an organization that uses running and outdoor adventure to empower and educate women and girls who have been affected by conflict. If you can make a donation GREAT. If you can't, please find out more, follow Free to Run on social media and share with your friends:
Stephanie's Ted Talk