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Fran Turauskis is an lover of everything adventure, from hiking the Camino solo to running ultras. Fran also champions epilepsy awareness after being diagnosed in 2015 and hosts her own podcast called ’Seize your adventure’.Episode Note, this e
Fergus Crawley is a mental health advocate who has turned his hand to ultra endurance. With an impressive adventure CV that is constantly growing Fergus continues to push the boundaries of what is possible while telling his story and showing ot
Something a little different as our host Ben Sheppard recounts his experience pre, during and post his 24 hour track challenge with fellow podcaster and runner Jake Lowe. The clips are taken from Jake’s show ‘Running with Jake - The Plodcast’.
Alex is a record-breaking adventurer, endurance athlete, author and mental health activist, in both 2015 and 17 he ventured to Nepal to take on Everest and ultimately both trips ended in tragedy. He’s now inspiring others through his charity ‘m
Cameron Jeffers is a high level cyclist and YouTuber who has 100K subscribers, he’s done some amazingly imaginative challenges on his channel and works to show that cycling is accessible to the masses.Episode Note, this episode was recorded bef
In 2019 Rhys Jenkins became the first Welshman to complete what is widely considered the world's toughest footrace, The Badwater 135. He’s now set his sights on building a legacy in the race as well as continuing to grow his own Ultra brand Peg
Tom Warburton is a student at the University of Nottingham and is looking to become the youngest person ever to walk to the South Pole from the coast of Antarctica, he'll be covering a distance of about 700 miles in around 45 days and will be c
Tom Warburton is a student at the University of Nottingham and is looking to become the youngest person ever to walk to the South Pole from the coast of Antarctica, he'll be covering a distance of about 700 miles in around 45 days and will be c
Megan is the youngest ever female to run the famous route from John O’Groats to Lands End unsupported, a fact made even more impressive because she’d only really just started running. Megan’s journey however didn’t come without its challenges b
Damian Hall is an elite Ultra runner who’s achievements stack up. He’s now the holder of both the Summer and Winter Paddy Buckley record and back in 2018 bagged himself a fifth placed finish at the UTMB. He’s also a great laugh and a top bloke.
Jamie Ramsay is a British adventurer who after packing in his job in the big city has gone on to complete some incredible feats of endurance across the globe, including a 17’000 KM run from Vancouver to Buenos Aires in just 600 days.Follow us o
Imagine getting a phone call telling you a loved one has been involved in a mountain accident. It’s not something you’d ever expect to happen, but when it does it can change what the mountains mean to you. Jess is an adventurer, mountain leader
From the Manchester hairdressing scene to a successful running coach, it’s been quite the journey for Gary House who’s seen the running world change through the years. He’s also a competitive and successful runner himself who’s taken on some of
For some, adventure is a weekend thing, for others it’s not only their passion but their livelihood. Sarah Stirling is an Adventure Journalist, trail runner, cold water swimmer who among many other things cycled 1000km’s across Patagonia. Sarah
Sometimes a challenge may not go the way you planned it. You might have to alter it, change it or end up with a DNF. In late 2018, Katrina Megget set out to walk the length of New Zealand and ultimately on her first attempt came up short. She n
Huw Jack Brassington is an Ultra Runner, Journalist, Presenter, Adventure Seeker and all-round good guy! He recently completed arguably the hardest UK round, The Paddy Buckley in his homeland of Snowdonia for a TV show called 47 COPA.Follow us
Huw Jack Brassington is an Ultra Runner, Journalist, Presenter, Adventure Seeker and all-round good guy! He recently completed arguably the hardest UK round, The Paddy Buckley in his homeland of Snowdonia for a TV show called 47 COPA. Follow us
Scott Jenkins is a Moab 240 FINISHER. He completed the race in 93 hours 58 minutes and 14 seconds, finishing 35th and in doing so became the first Welsh man ever to finish one of the most iconic ULTRAs on earth. Ben sat down with him over a bot
Scott Jenkins is a Moab 240 FINISHER. He completed the race in 93 hours 58 minutes and 14 seconds, finishing 35th and in doing so became the first Welsh man ever to finish one of the most iconic ULTRAs on earth. Ben sat down with him over a bot
Isaac is undoubtedly ‘One To Watch’. At the age of just 25 he already holds a World Record, has swam the English Channel and has rowed The Atlantic; amoung many other things. He now goes by the nickname Mr Enthusiasm and is a lover of everythin
Isaac is undoubtedly ‘One To Watch’. At the age of just 25 he already holds a World Record, has swam the English Channel and has rowed The Atlantic; amoung many other things. He now goes by the nickname Mr Enthusiasm and is a lover of everythin
You may know Harrison from his instagram account @FellFoodie, but you might not know the story of the man before the mountains, his battle with alcoholic addiction, depression, and his incredible transformation. Harrison's story shows that howe
You may know Harrison from his instagram account @FellFoodie, but you might not know the story of the man before the mountains, his battle with alcoholic addiction, depression, and his incredible transformation. Harrison's story shows that howe
There are endurances challenges and then there is the Continuous Deca. Ten back to back Ironman triathlons with each disciplines distance added up to create some truly mind boggling numbers. Mark was the winner of the 2019 Brutal Events Continu
There are endurances challenges and then there is the Continuous Deca. Ten back to back Ironman triathlons with each disciplines distance added up to create some truly mind boggling numbers. Mark was the winner of the 2019 Brutal Events Continu
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