The Peachtree Podcast: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race-logo

The Peachtree Podcast: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race

Sports & Recreation Podcasts >

More Information

Location:

United States

Language:

English

Contact:

404-790-9300


Episodes

Atlanta Track Club: GHSA Cross Country State Championships Preview

10/30/2019
More
The state's best cross country teams converge on Carrollton this weekend for the GHSA Cross Country State Championships. Atlanta Track Club's Eric Heintz & Enrique Tomas break down each race & the runners to watch! Opening & Welcome/History of the State Meet & Season Overview 19:20 - Class 4A 42:10 - Class 6A 1:01:20 - Class 5A 1:21:39 - Class 1A Private 1:39:05 - Class 7A 1:59:50 - Class 2A 2:07:49 - Class 3A 2:21:50 - Class 1A Public

Duration:02:31:28

The Peachtree Podcast 2019: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 6)

6/27/2019
More
It's happening! With just one week to go until the 50th running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race, we talk with Shelly Williams who won this year's "Oh, Say Can You Sing?" contest. The "Voice of the Peachtree," Ken Berger, shares his favorite race memories from the starting line. Plus, everything you need to know about the Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo, including your chance to run as fast as the record holders!

Duration:00:50:00

The Peachtree Podcast 2019: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 5)

6/20/2019
More
Two weeks to go until we celebrate the 50th running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race. If you're not running, you might want to consider volunteering (you'll get a t-shirt too!). The defending champion in the women's wheelchair division, Susannah Scaroni, joins us to talk about her chase for the record this year. And this year's race is attracting some of the best runners from around the world. We'll tell you who to keep an eye on in the elite field this year!

Duration:00:33:23

The Peachtree Podcast 2019: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 4)

6/13/2019
More
Just 3 weeks to go until the 50th running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race! This week, the man who won the very first Peachtree, Jeff Galloway, tells the story of what he did with the trophy that day. Rebecca Washburn of Shepherd Center discusses why this year's wheelchair division will be super competitive. And if you think you're too old to run, you have to hear this week's interview with 94-year-old Betty Lindberg, who started running in her 60's!

Duration:00:46:21

The Peachtree Podcast 2019: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 3)

6/6/2019
More
With less than a month to go until the AJC Peachtree Road Race, Atlanta Track Club Coach Amy Begley has some tips for those final few weeks of training - and for race day too! Elite runner Emily Sisson, who's off to a strong start in 2019, tells us about her Peachtree prep. And we'll tell you how you can enter (and vote) in the "Oh, Say Can You Sing?" contest this year.

Duration:00:41:08

The Peachtree Podcast 2019: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 2)

5/30/2019
More
There's only one man who's run all 49 AJC Peachtree Road Races. This year, Bill Thorn plans to make it 50! The 88-year-old shares his memories and running secrets with us this week.

Duration:00:27:55

The Peachtree Podcast 2019: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 1)

5/22/2019
More
This year marks the 50th running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race, and 60,000 runners will join in on the July 4th celebration! This week, Atlanta Track Club Executive Director Rich Kenah fills us in on some of the plans to mark this major milestone. The defending women's 10K championship winner, Stephanie Bruce, joins us to talk about the hot streak she's been on since winning last year's race. Plus, archivist Janet Monk fills us in on the "original 110" and some of the stories behind the...

Duration:00:55:58

The Peachtree Podcast 2018: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 6)

6/24/2018
More
In the final episode before the 2018 AJC Peachtree Road Race, Atlanta Track Club's Leigh Moyer explains what goes into choosing the design for the t-shirt you'll be picking up at the finish line. ATC's Chris Dierkes tells us what to expect at The Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo. Elite runner Chris Derrick shares his tips on getting through tough races. And Atlanta Track Club Executive Director Rich Kenah looks ahead to the 50th running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race.

Duration:00:43:46

The Peachtree Podcast 2018: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 5)

6/17/2018
More
Feeling some aches & pains from your training? Dr. Josh Glass of Georgia Sports Chiropractic has some tips to help you recover. Sarah Pagano, the women's runner-up in last year's AJC Peachtree Road Race, explains how her confidence has changed over the years. YouTube sensation Emma Abrahamson has been chronicling her Peachtree prep for thousands of followers. This week, she shares her story with us!

Duration:00:44:23

The Peachtree Podcast 2018: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 4)

6/10/2018
More
This week, Harlem Run founder Alison Desir discusses preparing for her first AJC Peachtree Road Race - and the difference running can make in people's lives. 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race champion and U.S. Army Specialist Leonard Korir describes last year's thrilling finish. Plus, professional runner Sara Hall shares the story behind her first Peachtree, and how she manages a busy running schedule with her busy family life.

Duration:00:42:18

The Peachtree Podcast 2018: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 3)

6/3/2018
More
Ever wonder what it's like to hand out water to 60,000 runners on the 4th of July? This week, meet one of the volunteers who does just that. Plus, elite runner Tyler Pennel is back for another AJC Peachtree Road Race...hear what he has to say about conquering the course. And Allie Kieffer, who placed 5th in the NYC Marathon in 2017, is coming back from injury and ready for her Peachtree debut. Hear her inspiring message for runners of all shapes and sizes.

Duration:00:41:51

The Peachtree Podcast 2018: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 2)

5/27/2018
More
There's only one man who's completed all 48 AJC Peachtree Road Races so far...you'll hear from him this week. Plus, elite runner Abdi Abdirahman's enthusiasm for running continues even into his 40's...and he has a bold prediction about this year's race. Mizuno's Chris Hollis also joins us to talk about this year's Peachtree gear - including the shoes!

Duration:00:42:13

The Peachtree Podcast 2018: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 1)

5/19/2018
More
We're counting down to the 49th running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race in season 2 of The Peachtree Podcast. Listen as Atlanta Track Club Executive Director Rich Kenah explains what's new for this year. Defending women's champion Aliphine Tuliamuk describes why the Peachtree is so special to her. Plus, Atlanta Track Club coach Amy Begley shares her Peachtree training tips.

Duration:00:50:22

The Peachtree Podcast: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 6)

6/26/2017
More
July 4th is almost here! This week, learn about the best ways to get to the starting line on race morning. Meet the chair of Atlanta Track Club's board, Mary Ford, and hear about her personal connection to this race. The Peachtree party doesn't stop at the finish line...Ronnel Blackmon & his team tell us about the post-race festivities! And what's next after Peachtree? Natalie Demarko & Meaghan Leon have some tips on how to continue what you've started!

Duration:00:38:55

The Peachtree Podcast: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 5)

6/18/2017
More
You're almost there! This week, learn about the AJC Peachtree Road Race's wheelchair division. If you need a little inspiration, check out competitor Duane Morrow's story. We'll announce the elite field for this year's US 10k Championship. Plus, can you imagine handing out water to 60,000 runners? Hear from Caryn Lamphier, who coordinates the army of volunteers on July 4th. And Bob Wells fills us in on this year's extra special Kilometer Kids charity chase.

Duration:00:43:42

The Peachtree Podcast: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 4)

6/12/2017
More
The USA 10K champion will be named at this year's AJC Peachtree Road Race. This week, learn from the best of the best, including those who will be competing this year, as well as past champions. Special guests include Bernard Lagat, Amy Cragg, Christo Landry, Bridget Lyons & Kirubel Erassa.

Duration:01:04:46

The Peachtree Podcast: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 3)

6/5/2017
More
This week, we put the spotlight on the traditions surrounding the AJC Peachtree Road Race. Where did it all begin? What's changed about the race and what's stayed the same all these years? Plus, training tips from Atlanta Track Club coach Amy Begley. She'll tell us where we should be with our training a month away from the July 4th race!

Duration:00:42:22

The Peachtree Podcast: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race (Episode 2)

5/29/2017
More
The AJC Peachtree Road Race is 60,000 runners strong today, but how did we get here? Plus, meet one of the faces in the crowd this year - 92-year-old Betty Lindberg. Yes, we said 92! And AJC Peachtree Road Race Medical Director Dr. Jonathan Kim sorts through the fact versus fiction when it comes to running a 10k.

Duration:00:50:28

The Peachtree Podcast: The Official Podcast of the AJC Peachtree Road Race

5/19/2017
More
Meet Atlanta Track Club Executive Director and AJC Peachtree Road Race Race Director Rich Kenah. Hear from a father-daughter duo taking on the Peachtree for the first time! Get a training tip from Olympian Carrie Tollefson and advice from first-timers and veterans from Olympian Amy Begley. Also, gearing up starts now and we're not just talking about shoes! Mike Consentino of Big Peach Running Co. joins us to talk about the essentials for any Peachtree participant!

Duration:00:44:23