Monday, November 25, 2013 1:43 AM
Bob Kennedy came on to chat about his running career, which included 16 Big Ten track titles at Indiana University, the first ever sub-13 minute 5000 by a non-African, four USATF 5,000 meter national championships, American records at 3,000 meters, two miles and 5,000, plus a spot on the 1996 U.S. Olympic team.
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Monday, November 25, 2013 1:37 AM
Woody Woodburn is an award winning newspaper columnist whose new book is called Wooden & Me: Life Lessons from My Two-Decade Friendship with the Legendary Coach. Woodburn took walks with UCLA’s legendary coach plus traded letters and phone calls with the Wizard of Westwood for over 20 years.
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Tuesday, November 12, 2013 6:01 PM
For Lukas Verzbicas, this year has been all about recovery. Next up is Richard Muscio’s 5 miler on Thanksgiving morning November 28th in Oceanside. Lukas and Richard came in studio and the conversation was about Lukas’ career, his Olympic goals, and the upcoming race.
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Tuesday, November 12, 2013 5:34 PM
Eduardo Garcia has one of those unbelievable stories you just have to hear directly from the source. This young man’s personality, poise and never-say-die attitude will simply blow you away.
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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 11:37 PM
Marko Cheseto grew up in Kenya and ended up running at the University of Alaska at Anchorage. He had no idea what snow looked like or where it came from before arriving there. He was a 29 minute 10K guy who ended up losing both legs below the knee. He is back running 39 minutes for 10K.
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Friday, October 4, 2013 2:39 PM
Chief Executive Tracey Russell from the Asics LA Marathon (lamarathon.com) came on the show to chat about their plans for the March 9th event, the opening of registration for what is sure to be another sold out race, the Stadium to the Sea point-to-point course, and the possibility of the LA Marathon becoming the 2016 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials.
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Thursday, September 12, 2013 5:37 PM
Mel Hauschildt just won her second Ironman 70.3 World Championship. For a former steeplechaser, this triathlete-come-lately is an unbelievable talent. She started cycling to help recover from one of her 13 running-induced stress fractures. Next up was swim training, and in 2011 she won her first Ironman 70.3 World Championship title.
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Tuesday, September 10, 2013 5:41 PM
Broc Glover went pro in motocross at the age of 16 and won six AMA Motocross Championships during his Hall of Fame career. He came in studio with us to chat about some of his greatest battles with fellow motocross legend David Bailey and about the September 14th event at the Del Mar Fairgrounds that he has created to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis.
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Thursday, August 29, 2013 5:35 PM
Brenda Martinez has had an awesome season which culminated with her bronze medal at the IAAF Track and Field World Championship in the 800. To make it that much sweeter, it was the first time an American woman medaled in the 800 at the world track and field championships.
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Wednesday, August 21, 2013 4:40 PM
David Epstein is a senior writer at Sports Illustrated and a former 800 meter runner at Columbia. His current book, The Sports Gene, is creating huge buzz. David was kind enough to come on with us to chat about his travels to Jamaica to get a sense of their sprinting culture and then on to Kenya to examine why the athletes there have been so successful when it comes to going long.
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Wednesday, August 21, 2013 4:31 PM
Mark Zeigler from the San Diego Union Tribune is our go-to guy whenever the subject turns to PEDs. So what does he think of what recently happened with the Jamaican sprinters, A-Rod, Ryan Braun and Major League Baseball, cycling, and the NFL?
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Wednesday, August 7, 2013 4:30 PM
Thom Hunt and Paul Greer came in studio to chat about the upcoming USATF Dirt Dogs Cross Country Series. The website for the eight race San Diego-based series is www.dirtdogxc.com
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Monday, July 15, 2013 7:59 PM
In mid July, Ultramarathon Man Dean Karnazes will be looking to finish Badwater for the 10th time. As usual, Dean was a great interview.
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Sunday, July 7, 2013 11:00 PM
Despite triple digit heat and 30,000 feet of elevation change, for the second year in a row, Timothy Olson won the Western States 100.
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Saturday, June 15, 2013 1:35 PM
Curt Sandoval from KABC and Velocity Sports Performance is a huge supporter of endurance sports, a multiple time Ironman finisher and a long time CAF fan and fundraiser. His June 16th Father’s Day 5K Run and Walk at the College of the Canyons in Valencia.
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Thursday, June 6, 2013 11:37 PM
Gwendolen Twist is the producer of Spirit of the Marathon II. The film is spectacular and will be in 610 theatres nationwide on Wednesday evening June 12th. To get tickets and to find a theatre in your area, go to www.fathomevents.com. The film is wonderful. Don’t miss it!
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Wednesday, May 15, 2013 5:04 PM
Eric Orton was Christopher McDougall’s coach while McDougall wrote the huge best seller ‘Born to Run.’ Now Orton has a book of his own called ‘The Cool Impossible’ that is a must read for any rookie or seasoned endurance athlete. Orton is also a great interview.
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Thursday, May 9, 2013 7:43 PM
Jon Dunham is the director of Spirit of the Marathon 2, which will be launching in June. The premiere will be held on June 1st, the night before Rock n Roll San Diego.
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Wednesday, May 1, 2013 5:31 PM
Brenda Martinez is a young woman on a roll. She won the BAA Mile a few weeks back, then followed that up with a track record 1500 at Mt. Sac – 4:04.86 – the following week, and then ran 2:00.6 for her leg of the record setting U.S. team’s 4 x 800 at the Penn Relays. Now healthy and training under the legendary Joe Vigil, the sky is the limit for Brenda.
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Thursday, April 11, 2013 12:21 AM
Nickademus Hollon is 22 years old and just won The Barkley Marathons, where there were only two finishers out of 40 starters. The event starts when the race director lights up a cigarette, the participants are given an hour notice of the official start, you can’t survive without a map and compass, and there is a downhill on an 85% grade.
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