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Ultraboyruns: The Adventure Podcast

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Following the (mis)adventures of Ultraboyruns (and ASKadventurer). Stories, reviews, opinions and advice covering trail running, ultra marathons, paddling, open water swimming, hiking, wild camping, skating, and pretty much any other type of adventure that a dad and daughter can get caught up in. See you out there.

Following the (mis)adventures of Ultraboyruns (and ASKadventurer). Stories, reviews, opinions and advice covering trail running, ultra marathons, paddling, open water swimming, hiking, wild camping, skating, and pretty much any other type of adventure that a dad and daughter can get caught up in. See you out there.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Following the (mis)adventures of Ultraboyruns (and ASKadventurer). Stories, reviews, opinions and advice covering trail running, ultra marathons, paddling, open water swimming, hiking, wild camping, skating, and pretty much any other type of adventure that a dad and daughter can get caught up in. See you out there.

Language:

English

Contact:

07463723231


Episodes

Ultraboyruns goes wild camping with a child, Ultraboyruns talks wild camping with a child

7/1/2022
It's an episode of two halves, in the first half I look at the first wild camping I had with my then 6 year old daughter and in the second half I talk to my now 7 year old daughter about her memories of that first wild camp on Andrew Gannel in the Ochils

Duration:00:40:46

Ultraboyruns says 'give me that Tough Love, give it to me now'

2/9/2022
In the proper season 2 opener I look at my 5 favourite ultra marathons and discuss how having a truly epic adventure could be the very think you need over the safer more sedate option. I also look back on my time racing the Vigo Valentines Tough Love 10, a ball busting ten mile race that I love going back to and you should too. All the races mentioned have reviews at www.ultraboyruns.com where there is a heap of further useless information for you to browse. The next running of the Vigo...

Duration:00:49:51

Ultraboyruns reviews his 2021 running

1/13/2022
Well another year has come and gone and this podcast is a bit late to the party - but better late than never and I can assure it thankfully isn't very festive at all! Welcome to the Ultraboyruns review of his 2021 of running and here is to a more successful 2022! Full second season coming soon - I'm sure you're delighted.

Duration:00:35:45

Ultraboyruns says 'let's go Jibber Jabber' with Nicky Lloyd

8/23/2021
In the final episode of the season, Ultraboyruns talks to the awesome Nicky Lloyd about life and running. Topics for discussion include injury, ultra marathon running, and most importantly The Tour of Tameside - don't say we never spoil you.

Duration:01:19:17

Ultraboyruns asks, 'what type of trail running poo are you?'

6/11/2021
It's something we all do but it is also something that we generally avoid talking about - poo. If you can't handle a bit of trail running poo chat, this podcast isn't for you (YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED). Welcome to the penultimate episode of season 1 of Ultraboyruns: The Adventure Channel. As runners, many of us will have experienced the natural need to have a poo and this podcast looks at the kind of poo-related issues that runners might have had and the things we can do to mitigate the...

Duration:00:23:01

Ultraboyruns to question ASKadventurer

4/19/2021
In episode 4 Ultraboyruns and his 6 year old daughter head out to the trail and answer 20 questions that will highlight just how much the child knows about her fathers one and only hobby - running.

Duration:00:12:29

Ultraboyruns the St. Peter's Way Ultra Marathon & B is for burning bullet hole

4/16/2021
In episode 3, Ultraboyruns relives his experience with Challenge Running at the St Peter's Way Ultra Marathon. He recalls how this early race experience would help define the ultra runner and adventurer he would become and he also considers a return to the race he did in 2014. More information about the race is available at www.challenge-running.co.uk We also have the letter B from the A-Z of adventuring and running which this episode looks at the phrase, 'Burning Bullet Hole' (not for the...

Duration:00:29:19

Ultraboyruns versus the number 9 bus from Hammersmith & the A-Z of adventuring begins

3/31/2021
In this episode I look back to a time in 2015 when I was working in London and chose to test my fitness levels by racing the number 9 bus from Hammersmith. Who would win? Man or machine? I'll give you a clue - I wouldn't have done a podcast about it if I'd been on the losing side! This episode also starts my A-Z of adventures and we begin with the letter A.

Duration:00:14:47

Ultraboyruns says 'Zut Alors' to the SainteLyon & Tales from the Trail with ASK

3/29/2021
My favourite ultra marathon is the SainteLyon and this episode explores my experience at the 2017 edition of this amazing 'night raid'. Running from St. Etienne to Lyon in the middle of the night in December... what could possible go wrong? In addition we look at what happens when a 6 year old trail runner takes on a middle aged man in a short sharp race and what they talk about on their runs.

Duration:00:22:30