Podcast Episodes

Dan Cox, Escape From Alcatraz (And Your Comfort Zone)

Today I’m very excited to bring you my interview with Dan Cox. Dan is an entrepreneur and the face on the AfterShokz box. But you might also know him from shows like The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise.  Here are links to get it on iTunes, Stitcher, and Google Play.   Recently our friends at Aftershokz have been…
Gene Gurkoff
June 14, 2019
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Member Spotlight: Adam Middleton

This edition of our Member Spotlight features Charity Miles member Adam Middleton! Moving on after the passing of his brother Scott, Adam is currently training for his first half-distance Ironman next month! Check it out! “Born and raised in the Dayton, Ohio area I have never considered myself an “athlete”…
Harris Goldstein
June 12, 2019
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Member Spotlight: Ted Hackett

This edition of our Member Spotlight features Charity Miles champion Ted Hackett! The Michigan native and property claims adjuster has an incredible story, running a half-marathon just one year after open heart surgery. Check it out! “I was born and raised in Michigan but now I live in Chattanooga, TN…
Harris Goldstein
June 5, 2019
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Member Spotlight: Shinichiro Tanaka

This edition of our Member Spotlight features Charity Miles member Shinichiro Tanaka! Next week Shin will depart for a 1,000 mile walk around the Japanese island of Shikoku. Check it out! “I was born in Japan and lived in Kyoto until the age of 6. I moved to Seattle, WA and…
Harris Goldstein
May 29, 2019
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Lacey Henderson

Today's podcast is with Lacey Henderson, a Paralympic long jumper. Here are links to get it on, iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play. At 9 years old Lacey's leg was amputated above the knee due to a rare soft-tissue tumor that threatened her life. It did not slow her down one…
Gene Gurkoff
May 24, 2019
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Member Spotlight: Naomi Kodama

This edition of our Member Spotlight features Charity Miles member Naomi Kodama! The Miami native and NYU student is active in the fight against malaria, having been named the 25th Champion of the Nothing But Nets campaign! Her Charity Miles team @Brazil4NBN-Naomi25 has already logged over 30,000 miles and counting!…
Harris Goldstein
May 21, 2019
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AfterShokz Member Spotlight: Carlee McDot

This edition of our AfterShokz Member Spotlight features Charity Miles member Carlee McDot!  The San Diego resident took up running several years ago and hasn’t looked back since, completing her first ultra-marathon this year! Check it out! “I am originally from Michigan (and the Mitten State will always have a piece…
Harris Goldstein
May 15, 2019
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Member Spotlight: Matt Boswell

This edition of our Member Spotlight features Charity Miles member Matt Bosswell! The Michigan native is currently training for his upcoming unicycle tour! Check it out! “I’m from Freeland Michigan, but I’m currently a student at Northern Michigan University, so most of the year I’m in Marquette. At Northern I’m…
Harris Goldstein
May 8, 2019
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Member Spotlight: Jim Dobrinska

This edition of our Member Spotlight features Charity Miles member Jim Dobrinska! Jim has logged over 10,000 miles since downloading the app several years ago! Check it out! “I have worked as a wealth management advisor with Northwestern Mutual since 1990. I live in New Berlin, Wisconsin which is a…
Harris Goldstein
May 1, 2019
Podcast Episodes

Tina Muir

I'm thrilled to release this week's podcast with Tina Muir, a "former" elite marathoner, and current mom / podcasting superstar. Here are the links to get it on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play. I say that Tina is a "former" elite marathoner because she recently took some time off from…
Gene Gurkoff
April 26, 2019
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Kathrine Switzer

I'm so thrilled to release this week's podcast with the legendary Kathrine Switzer. Here are the links to get it on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play. We've all heard how, in 1967, Kathrine became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon as a registered participant. And we've all seen…
Gene Gurkoff
April 19, 2019
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Des Linden

If you're looking for something inspiring to listen to on your next run, I thought you'd like my latest podcast with Boston Marathon champion, Des Linden.   Here are the links to get the podcast on iTunes, Stitcher and Overcast. Last year, Des Linden became the first American woman in 33 years to win…
Gene Gurkoff
April 10, 2019
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Member Spotlight: Lulu Martinez

This edition of our Member Spotlight features Lulu Martinez! I had the opportunity to chat with the decorated ultra marathoner and Charity Miles champion! Check it out! “I'm from Mexico, but I've been living in New York for 5 years now. I came here to go to grad school, and after…
Harris Goldstein
April 1, 2019
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AfterShokz Member Spotlight: Allison Odle

This edition of our Member Spotlight features Charity Miles member Allison Odle! Hailing from a small town in western Illinois, Allison is a cosmetologist and 4 time marathon finisher! I had the opportunity to chat with Allison about how running has impacted her life for the better, covering a range of…
Harris Goldstein
March 17, 2019