251 episodes

The amazing world of running you didn't know existed, from a marathon club in San Quentin State Penitentiary to racing 350 miles, unaided with only 8% vision, to setting up a girl's running club in Afghanistan, reprobates David Hellard & Jody Raynsford bring you the world's most interesting running stories, its most incredible runners, presented by some of its worst. A funny, light-hearted look at running that's not afraid to laugh at itself and at you.

Bad Boy Running Jody Raynsford & David Hellard

    • Running
    • 4.8 • 420 Ratings

The amazing world of running you didn't know existed, from a marathon club in San Quentin State Penitentiary to racing 350 miles, unaided with only 8% vision, to setting up a girl's running club in Afghanistan, reprobates David Hellard & Jody Raynsford bring you the world's most interesting running stories, its most incredible runners, presented by some of its worst. A funny, light-hearted look at running that's not afraid to laugh at itself and at you.

    Ep 250 - Russian doping whistleblowers Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov (Part 2)

    Ep 250 - Russian doping whistleblowers Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov (Part 2)

    Here's Part 2 of the two-part interview with Yuliya Stepanova and Vitaly Stepanov. If you've not listened to Part 1, head back to episode 249 for the first half of the interview.Yuliya is a middle-distance runner who competed for Russia at the 2012...

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Ep 249 - Russian doping whistleblowers Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov (Part 1)

    Ep 249 - Russian doping whistleblowers Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov (Part 1)

    Jody and David speak to Yuliya Stepanova and Vitaliy Stepanov about the fallout from whistleblowing on the Russian doping programme

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Ep 248 - Running the Wainwrights with Paul Tierney

    Ep 248 - Running the Wainwrights with Paul Tierney

    Fell runner and endurance athlete Paul Tierney knows a thing or two about the Wainwrights.Back in 2019, he smashed the previous record for bagging all 214 peaks by seven hours - but more recently has helped others tackle the 328 mile, 36,000 metres of...

    • 2 hrs 13 min
    Ep 247 - Connie Allen on leaving the Hasidic community and finding running

    Ep 247 - Connie Allen on leaving the Hasidic community and finding running

    Jody and David speak to Connie Allen who found running after leaving her ultra-orthodox Hasidic Jewish community in Brooklyn.

    • 2 hrs 6 min
    Ep 246 - Marilyn Okoro on the problem with athlete funding and selection

    Ep 246 - Marilyn Okoro on the problem with athlete funding and selection

    Jody and David speak to British athlete Marilyn Okoro about her career and her experience working with UK Athletics, having funding pulled and the frustration of receiving an Olympic bronze medal eight years too late.

    • 1 hr 44 min
    Ep 245 - Wyomia Tyus on reclaiming the record for back-to-back 100m gold

    Ep 245 - Wyomia Tyus on reclaiming the record for back-to-back 100m gold

    Jody and David speak to former 100-metre record holder and twice Olympic champion Wyomia Tyus.

    • 2 hrs 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
420 Ratings

420 Ratings

reefyc ,

Endurance

I’ve finally completed the endurance event of listening to every episode in the SKT. The podcast slowly drags you in and then makes it hard to leave. It’s Hosted by people who are happy to see the funny side of their own and everyone else’s failures whilst rarely mentioning their own achievements. The best thing about the pod is the array of fantastic guests who can both inspire and demoralise you within one long run. FYB

K2 Plant Hire ,

Still great. Still bad.

I first listened during the ‘DryRobe Years’ and left for a while. Listened to the last three episodes and it is still brilliant. And sneaks in some proper issues as well. Keep it up gents.

browsy23 ,

Not for runners who take life too seriously

Two funny blokes talking rubbish pretty much 90% of the time which is brilliant!
Jody’s constant excuses of reasons why he can’t run makes me feel better when I can’t be bothered and would rather eat chocolate and binge Netflix

If only they were northern I would rate 6 stars
FYB!!!

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