World's fastest 100 mile (160kms) run on both on track AND at a more recent event on treadmill & World Record holder for the furthest distance run in 12 hours also on track AND treadmill.
Whether you're in the world of running or not, you may have heard of names such as Eliud Kipchoge, who was the first person to break the elusive 2hr marathon and Joshua Cheptegui, who is the recent world record breaker for the 5000m.
Today's guest is a name that fits right alongside those and will go down as one of the greatest ultramarathon runners of our time.
Zach Bitter was the recently crowned world record holder for the fastest 100 mile run (thats 160kms for our metric listeners) this was on both on track AND at a more recent event on treadmill as well as the world record holder for the furthest distance run in 12 hours also on track and treadmill.
He's featured twice on the pod-god Joe Rogan's podcast and is the co-host of the human performance outliers podcast. This is an episode you're not going to want to miss. This is becoming Zach Bitter.
Zach wasn't always the best athlete, and during this episode, you'll learn how a once middle of the pack runner became the fastest 100mile ultramarathon runner in the world.
You might also want to have the notes app on your phone open because we dive deep into the details of Zach's approach to nutrition, sleep, recovery as well as his training when preparing for ultramarathon events.
So whether you've ran a marathon, are a tragic cardio bunny, or are intrigued to learn from high achievers in their competitive field then you're going to love this chat. Don't forget to hit that subscribe button and get ready to enjoy the story of 'Becoming Zach Bitter'!
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