the INTERVIEWS by Talk Ultra

the INTERVIEWS by Talk Ultra
Listen to the stand-alone interviews from the long-standing TALK ULTRA podcast. News, Reviews and Interviews from the world of trail, mountain, ultra and skyrunning.

Season 1 - Episode 4 : Geoff Roes
Jan 14 • 44 min
Geoff Roes was raised in Cleveland, New York and excelled in track and cross country at Paul V. Moore High School in Central Square, NY. He competed in cross-country at Syracuse University for one year before becoming injured. Roes took a hiatus from…
Season 1 - Episode 3 : Timothy Olson
Jan 6 • 53 min
This interview goes back to 2012 and episode 12 of Talk Ultra. Timothy Olson had won the 39th annual Western States 100 race in the record time of 14:46:44, trimming the course record of 15:07:04, set by Geoff Roes two years earlier, by over twenty…
Season 1 - Episode 2 : Kilian Jornet - The Matterhorn SOML
Jan 2 • 36 min
It’s the day after the Matterhorn Ultraks and just four days after Kilian Jornet’s successful attempt on the Matterhorn Summit record attempt from Cervinia. It has been quite a few days for this iconic mountain and although Kilian has excelled on both…
Season 1 - Episode 1 : Gordy Ainsleigh
Dec 26, 2019 • 61 min
In 1974 Gordy Ainsleigh was the first to run the Western States Endurance Run in under twenty-four hours. Ainsleigh had finished the Western States (WSER) in 71 and 72 on horseback, but in 73 his new horse was pulled with lameness at the 29-mile…