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Talk Ultra

267 EpisodesProduced by Ian CorlessWebsite

Talk Ultra is an ultra running podcast by Ian Corless

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Episode 240 - Eoin Keith and 360 The Challenge

December 4th, 2023


Episode 240 of Talk Ultra and we talk with Eoin Keith who took on the 269.3km counter-clockwise journey of 360 The Challenge in Gran Canaria organised by Arista Eventos.

Episode 239 - Andy Blow

November 9th, 2023


Episode 239 of Talk Ultra is with Andy Blow from Precision Fuel and Hydration. Staying hydrated with fluids, maintaining healthy levels of minerals …

Episode 238 - MDS Special with CYRIL GAUTHIER

October 3rd, 2023


After 37-years, the iconic Martahon des Sables will move ahead with new owners, the legacy of Patrick Bauer is there for all of us to see. With new owners comes change and in this episode of Talk Ultra, we discuss these …

Episode 237 - Corina Sommer

July 20th, 2023


Episode 237 of Talk Ultra has an interview with Corina Sommer who won Oman Desert Marathon early in 2023 and went on to place 4th at Marathon des Sables.

Episode 236 - Sabrina Stanley

June 29th, 2023


Episode 236 of Talk Ultra is with adidas Terrex athlete, Sabrina Stanley who placed 2nd at Ultra Trail Snowdonia by UTMB

Episode 235 - Katy Young

June 15th, 2023


Episode 235 of Talk Ultra and we speak with Katy (Catherine) Young who placed 6th lady and 1st Brit at the 2023 Marathon des Sables in 34h 21m 18s.

Episode 234 - Jasmin Paris #BM100

March 23rd, 2023


Episode 234 of Talk Ultra is a #BM100 Barkely Marathons Special with an in-depth interview with Jasmin Paris.

Episode 233 - Courtney Dauwalter

March 10th, 2023


Talk Ultra is back after an extended break... No better way to eturn with Speedgoat Karl as co-host and an in-depth interview with COURTNEY DAUWALTER!

Episode 232 - Petter Engdahl Special

October 30th, 2022


Episode 232 of Talk Ultra is a Petter Engdahl Special. After making the podium of OCC in 2021, Petter focussed his attention on the 2022 CCC - He won …

Episode 231 - Tom Evans and Shane Ohly

October 14th, 2022


Episode 231 of Talk Ultra has a post UTMB chat with Tom Evans after placing 3rd. We speak with Shane Ohly about Classick Rock and Speedgoat co-hosts.

Episode 230 – The Chamonix Tapes – Tom Evans

August 25th, 2022


Welcome to ‘The Chamonix Tapes’ an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2022 UTMB.   Starting on Sunday August 21st and running through to UTMB 2022, there will be a series of podcast releases for your audio …

Episode 229 – The Chamonix Tapes – Taylor Nowlin

August 24th, 2022


Welcome to ‘The Chamonix Tapes’ an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2022 UTMB.   Starting on Sunday August 21st and running through to UTMB 2022, there will be a series of podcast releases for your audio …

Episode 228 – The Chamonix Tapes – Yngvild Kaspersen

August 23rd, 2022


Welcome to ‘The Chamonix Tapes’ an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2022 UTMB.   Starting on Sunday August 21st and running through to UTMB 2022, there will be a series of podcast releases for your audio …

Episode 227 – The Chamonix Tapes – Holly Page

August 22nd, 2022


Welcome to ‘The Chamonix Tapes’ an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2022 UTMB.   Starting on Sunday August 21st and running through to UTMB 2022, there will be a series of podcast releases for your audio …

Episode 226 – The Chamonix Tapes – Toni McCann

August 21st, 2022


Welcome to ‘The Chamonix Tapes’ an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2022 UTMB. Starting on Sunday August 21st and running through to UTMB 2022, there will be a series of podcast releases for your audio …

Episode 225 - Michael Wardian and Michael Jones

July 20th, 2022


Episode 225 of Talk Ultra has an in-depth interview with Michael Wardian after his epic run across America. We also speak with Ultra Trail Snowdia by UTMB race director, Michael Jones. Speedgoat co-hosts.

Episode 224 - Shane Ohly (Ourea Events)

June 16th, 2022


Episode 224 of Talk Ultra brings you an in-depth chat with Shane Ohly from Ourea Events and Speedgoat Karl co-hosts.

Episode 223 - 36th Marathon des Sables Special

May 26th, 2022


We bring you a 36th MDS special co-hosted by Steve Diederich (MDS UK) and guest interviews with, James Hazeldene, Liz Anderson, Patrick Kennedy, Richard Bysouth and Tamsin Dobson.

Episode 222 - Tom Evans, Ryan Sandes and Ryno Griesel

May 5th, 2022


WE ARE BACK! Talk Ultra returns after a 4-month hiatus with an in-depth interview with Tom Evans and his return to racing after surgery. We talk to Ryan Sandes and Ryno Griesel about an epic Lesotho journey. Speedgoat …

Episode 221 - Speedgoat Karl

December 23rd, 2021


Episode 221 of Talk Ultra is with Speedgoat Karl who recently won his 45th 100-mile race and maintained a 20-year streak of winning at least one 100-mile race every year.

Episode 220 - Pyrenees Stage Run and Therese Falk

December 7th, 2021


Episode 220 and we welcome Speedgoat back as co-host. We interview Jordi and Tómas from Pyrenees Stage Run and Norwegian running sensation, Therese Falk.

Episode 219 - Marathon des Sables 35th Edition Special

November 11th, 2021


Episode 219 of Talk Ultra is co-hosted by two times MDS champion, Elisabet Barnes. We discuss the 35th 2021 race with expert discussion on heat from Dr Jodie Moss. We also have eight interviews with 2021 participants: …

Episode 218 - Emily Hawgood and Petter Engdahl

August 29th, 2021


Welcome to 'The Chamonix Tapes' an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2021 UTMB.   Starting on Tuesday August 24th and running through to Sunday August 29th, there will be a daily podcast release for your …

Episode 217 - Robbie Simpson

August 28th, 2021


Welcome to 'The Chamonix Tapes' an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2021 UTMB.   Starting on Tuesday August 24th and running through to Sunday August 29th, there will be a daily podcast release for your …

Episode 216 - Taylor Nowlin

August 27th, 2021


Welcome to 'The Chamonix Tapes' an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2021 UTMB.   Starting on Tuesday August 24th and running through to Sunday August 29th, there will be a daily podcast release for your …

Episode 215 - Sabrina Stanley and Ruth Croft

August 26th, 2021


Welcome to 'The Chamonix Tapes' an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2021 UTMB.   Starting on Tuesday August 24th and running through to Sunday August 29th, there will be a daily podcast release for your …

Episode 214 - Macy and Ekaterina Mityaeva

August 25th, 2021


Welcome to 'The Chamonix Tapes' an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2021 UTMB.   Starting on Tuesday August 24th and running through to Sunday August 29th, there will be a daily podcast release for your …

Episode 213 - Robert Muecke

August 24th, 2021


Welcome to 'The Chamonix Tapes' an inside look at the adidas Terrex Team during the 2021 UTMB.   Starting on Tuesday August 24th and running through to Sunday August 29th, there will be a daily podcast release for your …

Episode 212 - Beth Pascall

August 12th, 2021


Episode 212 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Beth Pascall about her current Western States victory, Abelone Lyng co-hosts.

Episode 211 - John Stocker Backyard Ultra WR holder.

June 30th, 2021


Episode 211 of Talk Ultra has an interview with John Stocker who ran more than 337 miles in 81 hours at the Suffolk Backyard Ultra to set a new WR …

Episode 210 - Petter Engdahl

June 11th, 2021


Episode 210 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Petter Engdahl and Speedgoat co-hosts.

Episode 209 - Damian Hall discusses UTMB and Ironman

May 14th, 2021


Episode 209 of Talk Ultra has Damian Hall joining Ian for a discussion on the news to UTMB and Ironman creating a new World Series.

Episode 208 - BOA and La Sportiva Special (sponsored show)

May 12th, 2021


Episode 208 of Talk Ultra is a special show discussing the collaboration between BOA and La Sportiva - This is a sponsored show.

Episode 207 - Coree Woltering

April 16th, 2021


Episode 207 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Corre Woltering who in the last 12-months has set two FKT's, one on the Ice Age Trail and the …

Episode 206 - Zach Bitter

March 31st, 2021


Episode 206 of Talk Ultra has a chat with Zach Bitter and Speedgoat co-hosts.

Episode 205 - Stephanie Case

March 13th, 2021


Episode 205 of Talk Ultra has an in-depth interview with the inspiring, Stephanie Case.

Episode 204 - Ruth Croft

March 2nd, 2021


Episode 204 of Talk Ultra brings you an in-depth interview with Ruth Croft and Speedgoat Karl co-hosts.

Episode 203 - Jamil Coury

February 7th, 2021


Episode 203 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Jamil Coury of Aravaipa Running and Speedgoat Karl co-hosts.

Episode 202 - Emily Hawgood

January 22nd, 2021


Episode 202 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Emily Hawgood and Speedgoat Karl co-hosts.

Episode 201 - Simen Holvik

January 8th, 2021


Episode 201 of Talk Ultra welcomes a new year with Speedgoat Karl and we chat with Simen Holvik who joined Kilian Jornet on the track for Phantasm …

Episode 200 - Seb Conrad and Jill Wheatley

December 11th, 2020


Episode 200 of Talk Ultra has a chat with #phantamsm24h runner, Seb Conrad who joined Kilian Jornet on the track setting a great distance for 12-hours and an incredible time for 100-miles. We also chat in-depth with …

Episode 199 - Hayden Hawks and Camille Herron

November 27th, 2020


Episode 199 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Hayden Hawks who set a CR at JFK50. We also speak with Camille Herron who discusses her 2020, JFK50 victory and Kilian Jornet running 24-hours.

Episode 198 - Michael McLean Molly Bazilchuk Jack Scott

November 13th, 2020


Episode 198 of Talk Ultra brings interviews with Michael McLean, winner of the 120km Thailand by UTMB, Molly Bazilchuk who won the  first edition of …

Episode 197 - Finlay Wild and a Covid 19 Special

October 21st, 2020


Episode 197 of Talk Ultra brings an interview with Finlay Wild. Speedgoat discusses his 19-years of 100-mile victories. We have a sound bite from …

Episode 196 - Kristian Morgan and Jon Albon

October 2nd, 2020


Episode 196 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Kristian Morgan who just set an FKT on the South West Coast Path. We also speak to multiple …

Episode 195 - John Kelly

September 1st, 2020


John Kelly talks about his incredible Grand Round and we have Damian Hall as co-host.

Episode 194 - Beth Pascall - Sabrina Stanley - Tom Evans

August 13th, 2020


Episode 194 - Is a packed show with Beth Pascall talking about her incredible Bob Graham Round. Sabrina Stanley discusses her new FKT for the Nolans …

Episode 193 - Damian Hall

August 2nd, 2020


Episode 193 - Has an in-depth interview with Damian Hall who broke the FKT set by John kelly for the Pennine Way in the UK.

Episode 192 - Kim Collison

July 16th, 2020


An interview with Kim Collison on his Lakeland 24hr FKT

Episode 191 - Dr Jodie Moss

July 7th, 2020


Episode 191 brings you an interview with Dr Jodie Moss all about heat and how one prepares for a race like Marathon des Sables. Steve Diederich co-hosts.

Episode 190 - Brittany Peterson and Cody Lind FKT

June 25th, 2020


We bring you an in-depth interview with Brittany Peterson and Cody Lind who just set multiple FKT records on the 310-mile Superior Hiking Trail.

Episode 189 -Elisabeth Borgersen Marcus Scotney Spartan Trail

June 5th, 2020


We talk to Marcus Scotney about coaching, lockdown and preparing for MDS. Elisabeth Borgersen talks climbing Everest, albeit virtually and we speak with Mariano Alvarez about Spartan Trail.

Episode 188 - Zach Bitter Special

May 18th, 2020


On May 16th 2020, Zach Bitter set a new record for 100-miles on a treadmill, 12:09:15. Here, he talks in-depth about what it was like.

Episode 187 - Ben Bardsley Bob Crowley Stephen Goldstein PHD

May 12th, 2020


Episode 187 - Ben Bardsley talks about his 2500km journey on the Norge Pa Langs, Norway. We speak with new @ITRA_trail President, Bob Crowley and …

Episode 186 - Rickey Gates, Kevin Webber, Abelone Lyng, Stevie Kremer

April 24th, 2020


On this weeks show, Rickey Gates tells us about his new book. We speak with Kevin Webber who is terminally ill with Prostrate Cancer, Abelone Lyng and Stevie Kremer talk about running and motherhood.

Episode 185 - Kilian Jornet Albert Jorquera Michael Wardian

April 10th, 2020


Episode 185 of Talk Ultra is a Quarantine Special with Kilian Jornet and Albert Jorquera talking about  Yo Corro En Casa and Michael Wardian talking about winning, the Quarantine Backyard Ultra.

Episode 184 - Stephen Goldstein Ph.D

March 20th, 2020


Episode 184 of Talk Ultra is a Covid-19 special with Stephen Goldstein Ph.D. who is currently a postdoctoral researcher associated at the University …

Episode 183 - Kaytlyn Gerbin Cody Lind Janine Canham

March 3rd, 2020


Episode 183 of Talk Ultra brings you interviews with Kaytlyn Gerbin and Cody Lind, the winners of the 2020 The Coastal Challenge. We also chat with Janine Canham about her 7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days. …

Episode 182 - John Kelly and Damian Hall

February 5th, 2020


Episode 181 of Talk Ultra brings you an in-depth interview with John Kelly, winner of the 2020 Spine Race and Damian Hall who set a new winter FKT in the UK. Speedgoat co-hosts.

Episode 181 - Gordy Ainsleigh Kilian Jornet Timothy Olson

January 9th, 2020


Episode 181 of Talk Ultra brings you three interviews from the Talk Ultra back catalogue to launch the new show, ’theINTERVIEWS.’ We go back to 2012 and 2013 of Talk Ultra and we have interviews with Gordy Ainsleigh,

Episode 180 - Speedgoat Karl, Zach Bitter and Beth Pascall

December 24th, 2019


Episode 180 of Talk Ultra brings you our Christmas Show and three in-depth chats with Speedgoat Karl all about 100’s. Setting a 100-mile WR with Zach Bitter and an incredible 2019 with Beth Pascall.

Episode 179 - Kim Collison

December 4th, 2019


Episode 179 of Talk Ultra and we bring you an in-depth interview about his record breaking Winter, Bob Graham Round.

Episode 178 - Brutal Claire

November 29th, 2019


Episode 178 of Talk Ultra brings you an in-depth interview with Brutal Claire who recently just completed a 'Double Deca Ironman' - a 48 mile swim, 2240 mile bike and a 524 mile run.

Episode 177 - Will Hayward, Magdalena Boulet and Kasia Osipowicz

November 1st, 2019


Episode 177 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Will Hayward who was the ‘Last Man Standing’ but not the winner at Bigs Backyard Ultra. We …

Episode 176 - Sub2 with Shane Benzie, Andy Symonds and The Warriors

October 17th, 2019


Episode 176 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Andy Symonds about UTMB. We also talk with Shane Benzie from Running Reborn about Sub2. Speedgoat is back to co-host and we discuss The Warriors Ultra Run.

Episode 175 - Emelie Forsberg and Shane Benzie

July 25th, 2019


Episode 175 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Emelie Forsberg about being a mum and running. We also talk with Shane Benzie from Running Reborn. Speedgoat is back to co-host and tell us about The Longtrail.

Episode 174 - Tom Evans and Brittany Peterson

July 11th, 2019


Episode 174 of Talk Ultra is here and it is a Western States special. We talk in-depth with 2nd placed lady, Brittany Peterson. We also talk with Tom Evans, who placed 3rd, he also co-hosts the show.

Episode 173 - Ultra Trail Scotland, Sondre Amdahl and Elisabet Barnes

June 20th, 2019


Episode 173 of Talk Ultra is here… Casey Morgan, Debbie Martin Consani and Rob Sinclair talk all about Ultra Trail Scotland. Sondre Amdahl discusses Trans Atlas and plans for Ultra Mirage and Elisabet Barnes co-hosts.

Episode 172 - John Kelly

June 7th, 2019


Episode 172 of Talk Ultra is here… We bring you a full and in-depth interview with John Kelly about his amazing journey to attempt The Grand Round …

Episode 171 - Dan Lawson and Eric Senseman

April 25th, 2019


Episode 171 of Talk Ultra is here… We bring you a full and in-depth interview with Dan Lawson talking about his Jordan FKT, his ReRun Project and ’ …

Episode 170 - Mike Wardian #FKTIsrael and Kaytlyn Gerbin

March 28th, 2019


Episode 170 of Talk Ultra is here… We bring you a full and in-depth interview with Michael Wardian after his stunning FKT on the Israel National …

Episode 169 - Michael Wardian #fktisrael and Damian Hall

March 6th, 2019


Episode 169 of Talk Ultra is here… We bring you an interview with Michael Wardian ahead of his 631-mile #fktisrael - We also introduce a new segment to Talk Ultra ’Training for…’ brought to you by myRaceKit - this week …

Episode 168 - Jasmin Paris

February 9th, 2019


Episode 168 of Talk Ultra is here… And we bring you an interview with the one and only, Jasmin Paris.

Episode 167 - Camille Herron and Tyler Curley

January 14th, 2019


Episode 167 of Talk Ultra welcomes a New Year with two interviews. The Godfather speaks with world record breaker, Camille Herron and his good buddy, Tyler Curley. Speedgoat Karl is here to co-host with Ian,

Episode 166 - OMAN by UTMB

December 21st, 2018


Episode 166 of Talk Ultra is here… MERRY CHRISTMAS everyone. This show is all about. OMAN by UTMB with an in-depth interview with the female champion, Anna-Marie Watson. We also speak with the male champion, Jason …

Episode 165 - Great Himalayan Trail Special

December 5th, 2018


Episode 165 of Talk Ultra is a Great Himalayan Trail Special to link with the release of ‘Lessons From The Edge’ film. We chat with Ryan Sandes, Ryno Griesel and Wandering Fever film maker, Dean Leslie.

Episode 164 - Chris DeNucci, ETR2018 and Travis & Maria talk 200's

November 22nd, 2018


Episode 164 of Talk Ultra and the Godfather of Trail brings us an interview with long time friend, Chris DeNucci and he also talks with Travis and Maria about running 200’s! Ian brings three interviews about Everest …

Episode. 163 - Luke Sanchez Petter Engdahl Lily Duo

November 2nd, 2018


Episode 163 brings you a chat with Luke Sanchez who just finished a 100 miler aged 15 years. Petter Engdahl is a rising star in the skyrunning ranks, we chat with him and we talk with Lily Dyu about fastpacking!

Episode 162 - Beth Pascall Casey Morgan Brutal Claire Elisabet Barnes

October 10th, 2018


Episode 162 of Talk Ultra brings you a chat with Beth Pascallwho placed 4th at the 2018 UTMB. We speak with Casey Morganabout injury and future plans and Brutal Clairewill make us all feel lazy and inadequate in an …

Episode 161 - Hall Collick and Laney

September 21st, 2018


Episode 161 of Talk Ultra brings you a chat with Damian Hall who finally fulfilled his dream of placing top 10 at the UTMB. We also have a catch up …

Episode 160 - The El Kott Twins and Alex Nichols

August 24th, 2018


Episode 160 of Talk Ultra brings you a chat with the Elkott Sisters, Hillary Allen and Kurt Decker chats with Alex Nichols. The show os co-hosted by …

Episode 159 - Kilian Jornet Bob Graham Round Special

July 13th, 2018


Episode 159 of Talk Ultra is a Bob Graham Round special with a full and in-depth interview with Kilian Jornet. In addition, we bring you two …

Episode 158 - Forsberg Symonds Gerardi and Grant

July 4th, 2018


We bring you three interviews from the Monte Rosa Skymarathon - Emelie Forsberg talks about placing 3rd overall with Kilian Jornet and setting the FKT for women. Andy Symonds talks about partnering Tom Owens and Hillary …

Spisode 157 - Sue Ding Lucy Bartholomew Kris Brown

June 21st, 2018


It's a full and packed show as Kurt Decker brings you a Western States special chatting with Kris Brown and Lucy Bartholomew. Ian brings you a full …

Episode 156 - Kelly Wolfe Brittany Peterson and Alex Kurt

May 24th, 2018


We bring you interviews with Kelly Wolfe and Brittany and Peterson who placed 3rd and 4th at Transvulcania. The Godfather of Trail brings us a chat …

Episode 155 - The Barkley with Eoin Keith and Ally Beaven

April 13th, 2018


Episode 155 of Talk Ultra and this show is all about the Barkley with two interviews.Yes, two virgins tell us about their experiences at Frozen Head State Park. Eoin Keith from Ireland and Ally Beavan from Scotland …

Episode 154 - Ryan Sandes Elisabet Barnes Keely Henninger UltraMirage

March 29th, 2018


We speak with Ryan Sandes about his amazing FKT with Ryno Griesel on a section of Nepal’s Great Himalayan Trail. Elisabet Barnes discusses taking a break, looking at nutrition and how to return to training and racing …

Episode 153 - Beth Pascall, Pavel Paloncy, Mike Ambrose, Golden Ring Ultra

March 7th, 2018


Episode 153 of Talk Ultra is a packed show with multiple interviews. We speak with Beth Pascall who was 1st Brit and 4th lady at Transgrancanaria. We …

Episode 152 - Tom Evans, Marcus Scotney and John Storkamp

February 22nd, 2018


Episode 152 of Talk Ultra is a packed show with two interviews from The Coastal Challenge! Race winner and course record holder, Tom Evans tells us …

Episode 151 - Carol Morgan

February 2nd, 2018


We bring you an interview with the 2018 female winner of the UK's Spine Race and Speedgoat Karl is here to co-host and chew the ultra fat.

Episode 150 - Ryan Sandes and Brian Boyle

January 17th, 2018


Episode 150 of Talk Ultra brings you a preview chat with Ryan Sandes before he embarks on an epic FKT on the Great Himalayan Trail with Ryno Griesel. Kurt Decker brings us a chat with Brian Boyle and Speedgoat Karl is …

Episode 149 - Camille Herron and Pat Reagan

December 29th, 2017


Welcome to our 2017 Christmas and New Year show! We interview Camille Herron about her stunning end to the year and an amazing 100-mile world record. We also introduce Kurt Decker, the Godfather of Trail, as he does his …

Episode 148 - Kilian Jornet

December 15th, 2017


Episode 148 is a Kilian Jornet Special - It is in-depth and discusses the whole #SOML Summits of My Life project and we talk about Kilian's approach …

Episode 147 - Felix Weber and Everest Trail Race 2017

November 24th, 2017


Episode 147 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with the amazing running nomad, Felix Weber. We also bring you a selection of interviews from the …

Episode 146 - Courtney Dauwalter and Katie Kaars

November 4th, 2017


Talk Ultra brings you an interview with the amazing Courtney Dauwalter who won Run Rabbit Run and then just weeks later won Moab 200 (238 miles) outright! We also speak with rising trail and mountain runner, Katie …

Episode 145 - Jeff Browning and Mark Hammond

October 19th, 2017


A fascinating interview with Jeff Browning who has been dominating the 100-mile racing scene with a string of highly placed finishes - what makes hime tick and be so consistent? We also speak with Mark Hammond who …

Episode 144 - Darcy Piceu and Anna-Marie Watson

October 8th, 2017


Episode 144 of Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Darcy Piceu after her incredible FKT on the John Muir Trail. We also speak with Anna-Marie Watson who this year placed 7th at UTMB and just recently won the first …

Episode 143 - Emelie Forsberg, Tim Tollefson, Susan Donnelly

September 22nd, 2017


Talk Ultra brings you an interview with Emelie Forsberg after her victory and CR at Glen Coe Skyline. We speak with 3rd placed UTMB finisher, Tim …

Episode 142 - Damian Hall and Elisabet Barnes

September 11th, 2017


Episode 142 of Talk Ultra brings and we bring you a full and in-depth interview with Damian Hall who was first Brit, first Vet and 12th overall at …

Episode 141 - Dave Mackey and Kelvin T Reid

August 24th, 2017


Episode 141 of Talk Ultra is all about inspiration and fighting back! If episode 141 doesn’t make you look at yourself and your running then we have …

Episode 140 - Hector Haines and Ragna Debats

August 12th, 2017


Episode 140 brings you an in-depth chat with Hector Haines who's is having a great year in the 2017 Migu Run Skyrunner World Series. We also chat with Ragna Debats about her rise in the sport. Karl 'Speedgoat' Meltzer …

Episode 139 - Adam Campbell and Chris DeNucci

July 29th, 2017


We bring you a full and in-depth interview with Adam Campbell. Adam had a horrific accident that could have so easily killed him. He has come back …

Episode 138 - Ryan Sandes and Hillary Allen

July 14th, 2017


Episode 138 of Talk Ultra and we bring you a full and in-depth interview with Western States 2017 Champ - Ryan Sandes. We also bring you an interview …

Episode 137 - Herron Withers Hodgkinson

June 15th, 2017


Episode 137 of Talk Ultra brings you three interviews - Camille Herron talks about winning the biggest road ultra in the world, Comrades. We delve …

Episode 136 - Dragons Back Race

June 1st, 2017


Episode 136 of Talk Ultra is all about the UK’s epic multi-day mountain challenge, the Berghaus Dragons Back Race - 5 days, 315km and 1000m’s of …

Episode 135 - Eoin Keith and Tim Freriks

May 20th, 2017


Eoin Keith has just run the length of Ireland in a new FKT and we catch up with him to find out about the journey and the record. Tim Freriks burst …

Episode 134 - Timothy Olson and Kate Driskell

May 7th, 2017


Episode 134 of Talk Ultra brings you two interviews. Niandi Carmont talks with Kate Driskell who is about to take on an epic multi-day challenge and …

Episode 133 - MDS 2017 Special w/ Elisabet Barnes and Tom Evans

April 20th, 2017


This weeks show is all about the 32nd edition of the Marathon des Sables. 2017 ladies champion Elisabet Barnes co-hosts and discusses her race and we …

Episode 132 - Karnazes Wardian Canham

April 6th, 2017


Episode 132 of Talk Ultra and we talk 'The Road To Sparta' with Dean Karnazes. Mike Wardian tells us how difficult it is to cover 20-miles at Barkley …

Episode 131 - Owens Meek Nijcamp

March 23rd, 2017


Episode 131 of Talk Ultra and we bring you an interview with TCC winner, Tom Owens. We also speak with Jo Meek who recently placed on the podium in Hong Kong at Translantau 100km. Niandi brings us a ‘one-on-one’ …

Episode 130 - Amdahl, Schlarb, Comet, Soria, Ladermann, Mann

March 11th, 2017


We bring you audio from The Coastal Challenge with Sondre Amdahl, Jason Schlarb, Anna Comet and an in-depth chat with Cherie Soria, Dan Ladermann and 'Coastal' the dog. We also talk with UK based fell and mountain …

Episode 129 - Anna Frost Fred Streatfield and James Stewart

February 24th, 2017


Episode 129 of Talk Ultra brings you an in-depth interview with Anna Frost. We speak with the inspiring Fred Streatfield and we talk with the Rocky Racoon 100 winner, James Stewart.

Episode 128 - Wardian Hawks Chandra

February 2nd, 2017


What a show… we speak in-depth with the incredible Michael Wardian after his record breaking World Marathon Challenge. We speak to star in the making, Hayden Hawks and Niandi Carmont brings us her first …

Episode 127 - Mario Fraioli - Stephanie Howe Violett

January 19th, 2017


We have an in-depth talk with coach, Mario Fraioli. We also have chat with Stephanie Howe Violett who is back after injury, not only with a ladies’ …

Episode 126 - Amdahl Kremer TrailsAreFreeMovie

January 7th, 2017


Happy New Year! We have an interview with Stevie Kremer, we chat with Lindsey Topham about her movie, ‘The Trails Are Free’ and Sondre Amdahl tells us about racing in Hong Kong and how is preparation for The Coastal …

Episode 125 - Zach Miller Caroline Boller Sam Gash

December 19th, 2016


Happy Christmas everyone! We have interviews with Zach Miller, Caroline Boller and Samantha Gash to spice up the end of 2016 and we also have a …

Episode 124 - Everest Trail Race 2016

December 3rd, 2016


We bring you five interviews from the 2016 Everest Trail Race that took place in Nepal, November 2016 - Andreja Sterle Podobonik, Casey Morgan, …

Episode 123 - Adam Campbell

November 18th, 2016


This weeks show is a one interview special with Adam Campbell. On August 30th, Adam Campbell was attempting a big traverse that had never been completed in a single push before in Rogers Pass, BC. Adam was accompanied …

Episode 122 - Kostelnick - Sandes - Morgan

November 4th, 2016


We have a 1-hour interview with Pete Kostelnick all about his amazing, record breaking run across the USA. Ryan Sandes talks Raid de la Reunion and Casey Morgan talks about Madeira’s EcoTrail Funchal and the Everest …

Episode 121 - ELS2900 and Big Red Run

October 21st, 2016


We speak with Matt Lefort, race director for the super tough and challenging ELS2900 which takes place in Andorra. Niandi brings us a selection of audio from the 2016 Big Red Run which took place in Australia and Ian is …

Episode 120 - Alex Nichols - Emelie Forsberg - Jasmin Paris

October 7th, 2016


Alex Nichols tells us all about his first 100-miler and how how he won it! Emelie Forsberg tells us about her return to Kima and finding solace and …

Episode 119 - Speedgoat and the AT, Pipp and Richard at Superior 100

September 22nd, 2016


We have a 1-hour special interview with Speedgoat Karl Meltzer on his incredible record breaking FKT on the AT. We also have interviews with the male and female winners of the Superior 100, Mallory Richard and Frank …

Episode 118 - Jo Meek and Damian Hall

September 3rd, 2016


This week is going to be a short and sharp show… it’s all about the UTMB races and Trofeo Kima. We have interviews with Jo Meek who placed 2nd lady at the CCC and Damian Hall who placed 19th in the UTMB and recently …

Episode 117 - Martin-Consani, Albon, Yelling

August 18th, 2016


Episode 117 of Talk Ultra and it’s a packed show. We talk with Jonathan Albon who last year won the Tromso SkyRace and this year placed 2nd. Debbie Martin-Consani talks about running long and her recent CR at the North …

Episode 116 - Beth Pascall and Donnie Campbell

August 4th, 2016


We speak with Beth Pascall who obliterated the female record at the UK’s Lakeland 100 and placed 4th overall in the process. We also speak with …

Episode 115 - Jason Schlarb, Speedgoat Karl, Elisabet Barnes

July 21st, 2016


We have an interview with Hardrock 100 winner, Jason Schlarb. We also speak with Elisabet Barnes about her Richtersveld Transfrontier Wildrun and Big Red Run double. Speedboat Karl joins us and tells us all about his up …

Episode 114 - Kaci Lickteig, Jim Walmsley, Joanna Williams

July 7th, 2016


We have two interviews from Western States - Ladies champion Kaci Lickteig and the incredible Jim Walmsley who looked to break all WSER records only to go off course at 92 miles. We also speak with Joanna Williams, the …

Episode 113 - Cape Wrath Ultra and Northern Traverse

June 10th, 2016


We have a show with a selection of audio from participants who took part in the 8-day, 400km Cape Wrath Ultra (Ita Marzotto, Jenny Davis, Louise Watson, Luke Robertson, Richard Beard and Ted Kristensson)and the …

Episode 112 - Nicky Spinks, Emelie Forsberg, The Jeff's

May 27th, 2016


We speak with Nicky Spinks about that incredible DOUBLE Bob Graham Round. Emelie Forsberg joins us to tell us all about her injury, how she feels and when (we hope) she will be back and we speak to ‘The Jeff’s’ - an …

Episode 111 - Vargo, Shay, Nilsson

May 16th, 2016


It’s all about Transvulcania. We speak with Chris Vargo who placed 5th, Alicia Shay who placed 4th and Ida Nilsson who blasted around the course to …

Episode 110 - MDS Special and Jasmin Paris

April 29th, 2016


This weeks show is a Marathon des Sables special with a load
of great content from the Bivouac by Niandi Carmont and then a
series of post race interviews with Sondre Amdahl, Elisabet Barnes
and Elinor Evans. If that …

Episode 109 - Ray Zahab, Mina Guli

April 15th, 2016


We speak with inspiring adventurer and I2P ambassador Ray Zahab about his amazing Antarctica 2 Atacama expedition. We also speak with an amazing …

Episode 108 - Schlarb, Hermansen, Navesey

April 1st, 2016


We speak with 2016 Transgrancanaria champion, Didrik Hermansen. We have a chat with Brit Paul Navesy about winning the 100km Anglo Celtic Plate and …

Episode 107 - Lizzy Hawker, Ryan Sandes

March 17th, 2016


We speak with Lizzy Hawker about her amazing 200km Kathmandu Valley FKT, Ryan Sandes talks about his 2015 season and his new book, Trail Blazer. Gavin Sandford tells us about his amazing double Marathon des Sables …

Episode 106 - The Coastal Challenge 2016 Special

March 4th, 2016


Episode 106 is all about The Coastal Challenge, Costa Rica. We bring you an in-depth chat with Niandi about her race. Ian discusses the course, the route and the sights and we bring you a selection of interviews w/ race …

Episode 105 - Eoin Keith and Matthew Laye

February 5th, 2016


Ian and Niandi are back from their Lanzarote Multi-Day training camp with 2015 MDS ladies champion Elisabet Barnes. Ian talks with The Spine winner …

Episode 104 - Burt Bartholomew Bitter

January 22nd, 2016


We speak with Candice Burt about her 2nd place at Hurt 100, race directing and 200-mile races. Australian Lucy Bartholomew, is a rising star in the …

Episode 103 - Olson Jornet Johnson Jurek Fiennes

January 8th, 2016


Talk Ultra is 4 years old and we are bringing you a special that takes you back to to 2012 with Timmy Olson, 2013 with Kilian Jornet, 2014 with Dave …

Episode 102 - Sally McRae and Mike Bialick

December 24th, 2015


It's the Christmas Show recorded in La Palma with Niandi co-hosting and interviews with Sally McRae and Mike Bialick and a tribute to Mark Gillett. MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Episode 101 - Law Meek Leonard

December 10th, 2015


Jo Meek is back after prolonged injury with 2nd at Everest Trail Race and 8th at TNF50. Mal Law talks about The High Five-O Challenge and FIFTY the …

Episode 100 - Elisabet Barnes and Anna Comet

November 27th, 2015


Episode 100! woo hoo. Who would have thought that a self-funded free podcast would make episode 100? 1,000 of hours have gone into the show to get …

Episode 99 - Giblin ELS2900 Grant

November 13th, 2015


Matt Lefort and Andy Symonds talk to us about the ELS2900. Sophie Grant discusses the Raid de la Reunion and we speak with Paul Giblin about his win …

Episode 98 - Wolfe Leventhal Cameron

October 30th, 2015


It's a stacked show and we speak with Mike Wolfe about his epic 600 mile journey with Mike Foote. Ladies Atacama winner Shiri Leventhal discusses …

Episode 97 - Bonnet Symonds Pierson

October 16th, 2015


Remi Bonnet rising star of the Skyrunning circuit has a chat about his 1st year of racing. Andy Symonds is back after 2-years of injury and we …

Episode 96 - Hillary Allen and Marie-Paul Pierson

October 1st, 2015


Hillary Allen has had a great 2015 placing on the podium at Mont-Blanc 80km and The RUT, we catch up with her and find out how she got started in the …

Episode 95 - Scott and Jenny Jurek AT Special

September 17th, 2015


We are devoting episode 95 to Scott Jurek and his wife Jenny. Scott completed the Appalachian Trail on July 12th covering the 2189-miles in 46 days, …

Episode 94 - Glen Coe Skyline and UTMB

September 3rd, 2015


This weeks show is all about Glen Coe Skyline and UTMB. We have interviews from the Glen Coe Skyline Race w/ Emelie Forsberg, Forian Reichert and RD, Shane Ohly. We also have an in-depth interview with race winner Joe …

Episode 93 - Kimmel Zundel Donovan

August 20th, 2015


We speak with lady on fire, Megan Kimmel. Harald Zundel talks about running 200 milers and we speak with Aussie Greg Donovan about the running the 4 Deserts in 1 year and the Big Red Run in Australia. The News and …

Episode 92 - Albon and Frost

August 7th, 2015


We speak with Tromso SkyRace winner, Jonathan Alnon and we have an inspiring chat with ladies Hardrock 100 winner, Anna Frost. The news and Speedgoat is back after a really busy month racing and working. 

Episode 91 - Boulet Nichols Robbins Forsberg

July 23rd, 2015


Episode 91 of Talk Ultra has a WSER chat with ladies champ, Magdalena Boulet. We speak with Alex Nichols about victory at the Mont-Blanc 80km, Gary …

Episode 90 - Scott on the AT, Krar, Kimball, Ayre, Kremer

July 10th, 2015


Karl Meltzer tals Scott on the AT and Rob Krar talks back-to-back wins at Western States. Nikki Kimball and Georgina Ayre talk Richtersveld Wildrun and Stevie Kremer chats Ultra Skymarathon Madeira. The News, Talk …

Episode 89 - Mangan & Carr: Around the World Special

June 12th, 2015


We speak in-depth with Tony Mangan and Kevin Carr about two remarkable and different stories on how to run Around the World. The News, Talk Training, Up & Coming Races and Speedgoat Karl.

Episode 88 - Hawker Fejes Lawson

May 29th, 2015


We speak with Scott Hawker from the Southern Hemisphere on his 2nd place at TNF100, Joe Fejes talks about running 6 days and clocing a new American record, 606.24 miles and Dan Lawson discussed the GUCR 145 mile race …

Episode 87 Forsberg Hose Wardian

May 15th, 2015


We speak with Emelie Forsberg on her victory at Transvulcania and Australian Blake Hose about his breakthrough top 3 performance. Michael Wardian …

Episode 86 - Browning Yates Cracknell Barnes

April 30th, 2015


Jeff Browning survives and wins the 100imile Ultrafijord. Michelle Yates tells us all about pregnancy and running and James Cracknell and Elisabit …

Episode 85 - MDS Special

April 16th, 2015


Episode 85 is a 30th anniversary MDS special with Niandi Carmont co-hosting and discussing her race in depth. We speak with ladies champ, Elisabet Barnes and Darren Grigas and Ian Knight tell us all about their races. …

Episode 84 - Canaday, Hawker, Kimball

April 2nd, 2015


Episode 84 of Talk Ultra has Sage Canaday talking training and coching, Lizzy Hawker discusses her new book, RUNNER and Nikki Kimball gives us the low down on fell running, TCC and her new film. Talk Training, The News, …

Episode 83 - Grinius Murray Campbell Bragg

March 20th, 2015


We speak with Transgrancanaria winner, Gediminas Grinius. Dr Andrew Murray and Donnie Campbell give an insight into their most recent adventure and Jez Bragg talks about getting speed back and how he will tame the …

Episode 82 - Cracknell Egloff Muir

March 6th, 2015


James Cracknell gives us an insight into the mind of an Olympian and talented athlete who knows how to push to the limit. Karl Egloff gives us a full …

Episode 81 - Murphy Polyakova Zahab Laithwaite

February 20th, 2015


Mike Murphy talks about pushing to the limits (and beyond) at The Coastal Challenge, Elena Polyakova talks about ultra running in Turkey and the up …

Episode 80 - Coleman Arnstein Koop Hines

February 6th, 2015


Episode 80 of Talk Ultra has an interview with UK's Mr MDS, Rory Coleman. We speak with Mike Arnstein about his recent victory at Hurt 100 and his …

Episode 79 - Amdahl, Pascall, Kimball

January 23rd, 2015


Episode 79 has an interview with HK100 2nd place runner, Sondre Amdahl. We catch up with The Spine ladies winner, Beth Pascall and we talk about an incredible 2014 with Nikki Kimball. The News, a Blog, Up and Coming …

Episode 78 - Fiennes, Ulrich, Macy, Tortorich

January 9th, 2015


We are three years old! To celebrate we interview two legends, Sir Ranulph Fiennes and Marshall Ulrich. We also speak to Travis Macy who has a book …

Episode 77 - Greenwood, King, Grant, Maughan

December 25th, 2014


It's our Christmas Special. Ian and Karl discuss 2014 and some of our highlights. We have in depth interviews with Ellie Greenwood, Max King, Joe Grant and Grant Maughan. Importantly, we wish you all a Merry Christmas …

Episode 76 - Olson, Lewis, Don Wauchope, Smith-Batchen

December 12th, 2014



Timothy Olson talks from the heart about his 2014 season and Tina Lews inspires with her honest. Iain Don Wauchope talks about record breaking at the SkyRun and Lisa Smith-Batchen discuss the Badwater Quad. Ian chews …

Episode 75 - Skyrun, Robbins, Greyling, Boettger

December 3rd, 2014


Episode 75 of Talk Ultra is all about the Salomon Skyrun and South Africa. We bring an interview with the ladies winner Landie Greyling. We also talk …

Episode 74 - Anderson, Gash, Nelson, Forsberg

November 14th, 2014


Episode 74 of Talk Ultra has Mimi Anderson and Samantha Gash talking about their epic South African journey. Luke Nelson talk about his running career, recent 100-mile success and how going out hard can pay off! Melie …

Episode 73 - Kremer, Collison, Greyling

October 31st, 2014


Skyrunner World Series Champion Stevie Kremer gives us the low down on a great 2014. Kim Collison chats about the Mourse Skyline MTR and his running …

Episode 72 - Schlarb, Campbell, Rasmusen

October 16th, 2014


We talk with Jason Schlarb who recently laced 4th at the TNFUTMB, Donnie Campbell discusses his running career and winning the recent 3x3 in the UK. Claus Rasmussen tells us all about running Spartathlon... in sandals. …

Episode 71 - Frost, Hawker, Draney, Warburton, Robson

October 3rd, 2014


Anna Frost runs her first 100-miler and wins with a new CR, Lizzy Hawker announces a new race, Ultra Tour Monte Rosa, Caine Warburton discusses running in the Southern Hemisphere and Europe and Ty Draney does a 'double' …

Episode 70 - Meltzer, Doherty, Haugsnes, Schwarz-Lowe

September 19th, 2014


This is episode 70 of Talk Ultra and this weeks show we speak with the winner of Superior 100, Adam Schwarz-Lowe, Eirik Haugsness talks Tromso Skyrace and Daniel Doherty tells us all about placing in the top-10 at Tor …

Episode 69 - Jornet, De Gasperi

September 4th, 2014


This weeks show is going to be a little different… we are recording live from a RV in the middle of Minneapolis. My co host is Kurt Decker from Twin …

Episode 68 - Campbell, Sichel, Johnston, Navigation 101

August 22nd, 2014


Adam Campbell talks about Hardrock 100 and that lightning strike. David Johnston discusses 6-days in the Dome. William Sichel tells us what it is like to run 3100-miles in 50-days and in Talk Training we discuss basic …

Episode 67 - Martin-Consani, Fonn, Meek, Böttger

August 8th, 2014


On this weeks show we speak with Lakeland 100 and Lakeland 50 winner, Debbie Martin Conasani and Jo Meek. We speak with Norwegian powerhouse, Torill Fonn about her recent world record for running 374.999km’s in …

Episode 66 - Krar, Enman, Forbes, McGregor

July 24th, 2014


Rob Krar discusses his impressive 2014 victory at Western States. Kasie Enman talks babies, families and making a comeback. Scott Forbes won the UK's Race to the Stones and has a story to tell. Renee McGregor provides …

Episode 65 - Krupicka, Birkinshaw, Owens, Forsberg

July 11th, 2014


Anton Krupicka talks in-depth about Hardrock, injury, Lavaredo and the Bob Graham Round. Steve Birkinshaw provides an insight into his Wainwrights FKT. Tom Owens talks making the podium at the Skyrunning World …

Episode 64 - Smith Batchen, Perkins, Almeida, Rasmussen

June 25th, 2014


Lisa Smith-Btachen tells us all about her incredible career and the challenge of running Badwater 135 4-times back-to-back with 2 Mt Whitney ascents. Mark Perkins discusses his win and CR at SDW100. Ricardo Almeida …

Episode 63 - Spinks, Morgan, The African Attachment, Meek

June 13th, 2014


Queen of the fells, Nicky Spinks tells us all about her career and another incredible CR. Morgan Williams discusses the Bob Graham Round and Jo Meek fills us in on an incredible 5th place at Comrades. Greg Fell from The …

Episode 62 - Comrades, Wardian, Meek, Clark

May 30th, 2014


A Comrades Special show. We have a full and in-depth interview with Mike Wardian who is looking for a top-10 placing. Live from Durban, we speak to …

Episode 61 - Frost, Gates, Haugsnes, de Haast, Forsberg, Kremer

May 16th, 2014


Anna Frost tells us all about the incredible comeback at Transvulcania. Rickey Gates talks running in the UK with Scott Jurek and the Bob Graham …

Episode 60 - Foote, Scotney, Meek, Britton, Spiers

May 1st, 2014


This weeks show has an interview with one of the best 'closers' in the ultra scene, Mike Foote. We have a series of interviews from the Iznik Ultra …

Episode 59 - 29th Marathon des Sables and Barkley Marathons

April 18th, 2014


This weeks show is a Marathon des Sables and Barkley Marathons special. We have daily chats from the Sahara with top Brit and 5th overall, Danny Kendall. By contrast, we also have daily chats with actor, Bertie Portal …

Episode 58 - Sandes, Walton, Kendall, Portal, Rush

April 4th, 2014


Ryan Sandes discusses his record breaking FKT on the DrakTraverse with Ryno Griesel. Danny Kendall and Bertie Portal discuss Marathon des Sables in the days before the 29th edition starts and 2nd placed lady at …

Episode 57 - Johnston, Greenwood, inov-8 Team, Desert Runners Movie

March 21st, 2014


David Jonston gives us a blow-by-blow account of his record breaking run at the ITI350 (Iditarod Trail Invitational), Ellie Greenwood talks about her comeback run and win at Chuckanut 50 and her plans for 2014. We speak …

Episode 56 - Sandes, Jurek, Morgan, Chaigneau, Maciel, Kendall

March 7th, 2014


A Transgrancanaria special with interviews with Scott Jurek, Casey Morgan, Sebastien Chaigneau, Fernanda Maciel and an in-depth interview with Ryan Sandes. We also catch up with Brit, Danny Kendall who placed 10th at …

Episode 55 - Wardian, Meek, Clark, Johnston

February 21st, 2014


We have a Coastal Challenge special with an interview with male overall winner, Mike Wardian. Jo Meek, ladies overall winner talks about her training and preparation for the TCC race and Nick Clark discusses how stage …

Episode 54 - Gary Robbins & Vlad Ixel

February 7th, 2014


Gary Robbins once again returned to the tough and gnarly Hurt 100 and came away with another victory, in this weeks show he tells us all about it and his plans for 2014. HK100 took place just a couple of weeks ago and …

Episode 53 - Pavel Paloncy, Marcus Scotney, Johan Van De Merwe

January 24th, 2014


We have two interviews from the Montane Spine race, regarded as one of the toughest races out there. We speak with Pavel Paloncy who won the 268-mile event with a new course record and Marcus Scotney who won the …

Episode 52 - Fejes, Slaughter, Steele, Kremer

January 10th, 2014


We have a full show with two in-depth interviews about running really long… Joe Fejes recently won the Aravaipa Running 6-day event, Across the …

Episode 51 - Bitter, Yates, Frost, Catmur

December 26th, 2013


Merry Christmas! Episode 51 of Talk Ultra is our longest show yet... yes, 4hours and 30mins of ultra chat to help you survive the Christmas period …

Episode 50 - Pat 'Paddy' Robbins and Zach Miller

December 12th, 2013


This weeks show we speak to Brit, Pat 'Paddy' Robbins who placed joint 7th at the 2013 Spartathlon. Man of the moment, Zach Miller joins us after his surprising win at JFK50. We have a 'speed session' for you in Talk …

Episode 49 - Team Redden, 5000m Project, Tim Stevenson, Emelie Forsberg

November 29th, 2013


What a great show... we speak with 'Team Redden' about running and the incredible story of how mum, Sabrina and Teagan (aged 8yrs) tackled 100km's. We have an in depth chat with David and Katharine who ran 5000 miles …

Episode 48 - Jones, Maciel, Sleuyter, Lupton

November 16th, 2013


Sounds and insights from Nepal. This weeks show is a departure from our normal show, however, we do have some great content with Everest Trail Race ladies winner and 2nd overall, Fernanda Maciel. We cacth up with Brit, …

Episode 47 - Bowman, Abdelnoor, Hill, Forsberg

October 31st, 2013


We speak with Dylan Bowman, after placing 5th at Western States, Dylan was looking forward to tackling UTMB, however, things didn't go quite to plan. Lakeland 50 winner, Ben Abdelnoor talks about training and fell …

Episode 46 - Howe, Lightfoot, Bethell, Forsberg

October 18th, 2013


We have an interview with Speedgoat 50k winner and 2nd place at UROC, Stephanie Howe. Brit fell running sensation, Ricky Lightfoot talks about his …

Episode 45 - Wyatt, Krar, Kremer, Forsberg

October 3rd, 2013


Mountain running legend, Jono Wyatt tells us all about his incredible 25 years as a competetive athlete. We speak to man of the moment, Rob Krar after his impressive win at UROC. Emelie Forberg is back with Smiles and …

Episode 44 - Sharman, Hollon, Clark, Clayton

September 18th, 2013


This weeks show we have a long distance theme. We have an interview with Nickademus Hollon who just recently placed 7th overall at Tor des Geants. We …

Episode 43 - Kilian Jornet, Krupicka, Grant, Bragg, Bosio, Picas

September 6th, 2013


We have an extended and in-depth interview with Kilian Jornet about his Matterhorn Summit record. We have a selection of audio from the TNFUTMB – Rory Bosio, Anton Krupicka, Joe Grant, Nuria Picas and Jez Bragg. We …

Episode 42 - Jurek, Maciel, Zahab, Forsberg

August 23rd, 2013


Scott Jurek gives us a pre Leadville 100 chat. Fernanda Maciel discusses the CCC and the Everest Trail Race. We have inspiring interview with Ray Zahab, he discusses, expeditions, motivating youth and his incredible i2P …

Episode 41 - Kremer, Clark, Mills, Whitehead

August 8th, 2013


We speak to Stevie Kremer 12 months on after she burst on the Skyrunning scene with a 2nd at Sierre-Zinal. We have 15 mins of fame with double leg amputee, Richard Whitehead. An interview with Lakeland 100 winner, …

Episode 40 - Marco De Gasperi, Kilian Jornet, Stuart Air, Emelie Forsberg

July 26th, 2013


We catch up with Marco De Gasperi on the finish line of the Dolomites Skyrace. We chat with Kilian Jornet about his recent racing and the next part …

Episode 39 - Nikki Kimball, Nick Clark, Alex Nichols, Florian Reichert

July 12th, 2013


Nick Clark returns for Clarky’s Corner, we have an update on his Western States and a look ahead to his next 100 in the Grand Slam. We have an interview with Ultra Running legend, Nikki Kimball about her running …

Episode 38 - Cooper, Campbell, Draney, Canepa

June 27th, 2013


This weeks show is all about Ronda dels Cims. We discuss the race and have interviews 'live' from Andorra with 3rd place Matt Cooper, 7th place Jared Campbell, 8th place Ty Draney and the ladies winner Francesca Canepa. …

Episode 37 - Rob Krar, Holly Rush, Ellie Greenwood, Nick Clark

June 13th, 2013


Rob Krar talks to us about his running history, hiw incredible Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim run and what his expectations are for Western States. Holly Rush …

Episode 36 - Ultrapedestrian Ras, Davies, Cardelli, Calitz, Kremer, Browy

May 31st, 2013


Stevie Kremer and AJ Calitz talk to us from Zegama-Aizkorri. We speak to Brendan Davies and Beth Cardelli respective winners from TNF100 in Australia. An inspirational 15 minutes of fame with Eric Browy, Talk Training …

Episode 35 - Jornet, Forsberg, Canaday, Olson, Clayton, James & Transvulcania

May 16th, 2013


It's all about Transvulcania! We have a special co host, Anna Frost or 'Frosty' as she is affectionately known. We have post race interviews with the …

Episode 34 - Hollon, Hicks, Davies & Stephenson

May 2nd, 2013


On this weeks show we speak to 22 year old Nick Hollon who just recently finished the infamous Barkley Marathon. We catch up with Natalie White who …

Episode 33 - MDS special and Adam Campbell

April 18th, 2013


This weeks show honours the injured and fallen at Boston Marathon. We have daily chat from the Marathon des Sables bivouac and interviews with top placed Brits, Danny Kendall and Jo Meek. We interview Arc'teryx athlete, …

Episode 32 - Richard Bowles Dr Phil Maffetone

April 3rd, 2013


Speedgoat makes it no35 out of 60 at Antelope 100... We speak to Richard Bowles who is about to embark on another journey! We have an extended Talk Training with Dr Phil Maffetone. We catch up with Mike Wardian on how …

Episode 31 - Joe Grant & Ruby Muir

March 22nd, 2013


Joe Grant tells us all about his experiences covering 350 miles at the Iditarod Trail Invitational in Alaska. New run sensation, 21 yr old Ruby Muir …

Episode 30 - Owens, Reiter, Bottger

March 8th, 2013


We bring you interviews with Philipp Reiter and Julia Bottger from Gran Canaria. We have a main interview with Brit, Tom Owens. Talk Training is …

Episode 29 - Gary ROBBINS, Joe GRANT, Jez BRAGG, Catra CORBETT

February 22nd, 2013


Come back man Gary Robbins tells us what it's like to return from 2 years of injury to not only win Hurt 100 but to set a new CR. Jez Bragg tells us about completing 'The Long Pathway, Te Araroa' in New Zealand. Joe …

Episode 28 - Geoff Roes & Emelie Forsberg

February 7th, 2013


Episode 28 of Talk Ultra has an interview with Geoff Roes who in the 2010 edition of Western States 100 set a new CR and became a star in the film, Unbreakable. We also have an interview with rising female star Emelie …

Episode 27 - Canaday, Grant & James

January 24th, 2013


Fast man of the moment, Sage Canaday tells us about how he got into running and all about his transition to ultra. Joe Grant gives us an update on …

Episode 26 - Wardian, JourneyFilm, Bragg

January 10th, 2013


A super stacked show and maybe our longest yet... our main interview is with The North Face athlete, Mike Wardian. We speak with inspirational film …

Episode 25 - The Christmas Special

December 25th, 2012


A super stacked festive show with some incredible stars of 2012. Our show includes interviews with Ellie Greenwood, Timoth Olson, Western States RD Craig Thornley, Ryan Sandes and Lizzy Hawker. We announce the winners …

Episode 24 - William Sichel

December 14th, 2012


We have an extended interview with ultra running legend, William Sichel. William, who is now 59 years old has been setting records and winning ultra …

Episode 23 - Max KING Stevie KREMER Brendan DAVIES

November 29th, 2012


We speak to man of the moment Max King after his incredible wins at UROC and JFK50. Oz fast man, Brendan Davies talks about the ultra scene down …

Episode 22 - Mike Wolfe, Jez Bragg & Linda Doke

November 15th, 2012


We interview The North Face athlete Mike Wolfe on his transition from Lawyer to athlete. Salomon athlete Linda Doke tells us all about Raid de la …

Episode 21 - Andy Symonds

November 1st, 2012


Our interview this week is with Salomon athlete, Andy Symonds. We have chat with Marathon des Sables RD Patrick Bauer and we catch up with ISF Executive Director, Lauri Van Houten at the end of the Skyrunning season. …

Episode 20 - Hutchison, Le Roux

October 18th, 2012


No 34 come in... ! we speak to Speedgoat all about Grindstone 100. We have chat from the Royal Parks ultra with Dimitrios and Silvia from Salomon …

Episode 19 - Conway Murray Grant Frost & Krupicka

October 5th, 2012


We honour Teresa Farriol. Ian Sharman joins us for an update and a chat about the news. We talk to Terry Conway as he embarked on his first European …

Episode 18 - Morton, Noakes, Meltzer & Karnazes

September 21st, 2012


Talk about name dropping... episode 18 has a stellar cast! Once again I have Speedgoat Karl with me for most of the show, we discuss his incredible run at Run Rabbit Run and we also catch up and talk about all his years …

Episode 17 - Trofeo Kima & UTMB

September 6th, 2012


I have the pleasure of Speedgoat Karl being a co host for the whole show. We talk about Trofeo Kima and have audio with Kilian Jornet before the race …

Episode 16 - Samantha Gash

August 23rd, 2012


Flying all over the place... Sierre Zinal, Trofeo Kima and UTMB. On the show we speak to South African Linda Doke in Zinal, we catch up with Terry …

Episode 15 - Devon Crosby-Helms

August 9th, 2012


On this weeks show we welcome Wolfepaw and master of the Douche Grade, Mike Wolfe as a co host. We have a selection of interviews form the Lakeland …

Episode 14 - Hal Koerner

July 26th, 2012


A stacked news section with Ian Sharman. We have three blogs for you. A brilliant interview with Hardrock 100 winner and legend of the sport, Hal Koerner. Speedgoat Karl tells us about the sleep monster and previews …

Episode 13 - Mimi Anderson

July 13th, 2012


Ian has been in the Pyrenees with Arc'teryx and had the opportunity to catch up with Arc'teryx/ Salomon athlete Adam Campbell, we discuss the latest …

Episode 12 - Timothy Olson

June 29th, 2012


It's all things Western States, we catch up with The Queen, we speak to Brit Nick Clark on a stunning 3rd palce. Ian Sharman talks about 5th place and discusses the news. Speedgoat Karl gives us his feedback and …

Episode 11 - Jez Bragg

June 15th, 2012


Ian has been running with a light saber, Ian Sharman discusses the news and gives us an insight into Western States. Our main interview is with Jez Bragg just before he heads out to America as he attempts to improve on …

Episode 10 - Scott Jurek

May 31st, 2012


Ian C recovers from the Transvulcania La Palma and Zegama. We speak to Tom Owens, Emelie Forsberg and Lauren Jeska just after finishing the …

Episode 9 - Transvulcania La Palma

May 18th, 2012


Interviews with male winner Dakota Jones, Femail winner, Anna Frost. We also chat to Brit, Joe Grant who lives in the USA, Nikki Kimball, Mike Wolfe …

Transvulcania Pre Race Chat

May 11th, 2012


ANTON KRUPICKA, MIKE WOLFE, JOE GRANT, GEOFF ROES and DAKOTA JONES talk less than 24 hours ahead of the Transvulcania La Palma.

Interviewed by Bryon …

Episode 8 - Comrades Special

May 4th, 2012


A show decicated to the Comrades Ultra Marathon in South Africa. We have interviews with Bruce Fordyce, Ellie Greenwood, Steve Williams, Caspar …

Talk Training - Episode 2 The Ten Commandments

May 3rd, 2012


Ian Corless and Marc Laithwaite discuss The Ten Commandments of ultra running. This is very much geared towards novice ultra runners but I am sure no …

Talk Training - Episode 1 the 40/30/40 diet

April 20th, 2012


In episode 1 of Talk Training, Ian Corless from Talk Ultra discusses the 40/30/30 diet otherwise known as the Zone Diet with Marc Laithwaite.

Marc Laithwaite is Sports Science & Coach Director at …

Episode 7 - Mike Morton

April 19th, 2012


On this weeks show... Ian C raced the Iznik Ultra in Turkey, Ian S has been snow boarding. We have news from around the world and we have some audio from race director, Caner at the Iznik Ultra, we also speak to Ilgaz …

Episode 6 - Ellie Greenwood

April 6th, 2012


In this weeks show... we tip our hats to the passing of Caballo Blanco, we bring news and results from around the world. We get an update from James …

Episode 5 MDS Special (Part Two) The Interviews

March 22nd, 2012


This is Part Two of our Marathon des Sables Special and contains five seamless interviews:

We start with Patrick Bauer, Patrick created the race and …

Episode 5 MDS Special (Part One)

March 22nd, 2012


This weeks show is a Marathon des Sables special. We interview Race Director and Race Creator, Patrick Bauer. We also talk to Jen Salter. Jen is a British runner who has placed first British lady everytime she has …

Gordy Ainsleigh Full Interview

March 9th, 2012


Here is a full interview with ultra legend Gordy Ainsleigh.

Gordy is the creator of the iconic Western States 100 and was the key interview in …

Episode 4 - David Horton

March 9th, 2012


On this weeks show.... we have new from around the world, an interview with ultra legend David Horton, Ultralegends, a Meltzer Moment with Speedgoat …

Episode 3 - Anna Frost

February 24th, 2012


In this weeks episode... we have news from around the world, we catch up with Tom Dennis in America as he runs around the world, we talk to Shane Ohly on his Ramsey Round attempt, we take a look at some of our favourite …

Episode 2 - Gordy Ainsleigh

February 10th, 2012


On this weeks show...

We brings you news, reviews and interviews from around the world. We have a few words from Hal Koerner after his win at Rocky …

Episode 1 - Ryan Sandes

January 23rd, 2012


An ultra running podcast with news and reviews from around the ultra world. In this show we have an interview with Ryan Sandes and a regular slot …

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