The MX Endurance Podcast, official podcast of MX Endurance was created by 2007 and 2010 Ironman World Champion and bestselling Author Chris McCormack and provides an in-depth and unfiltered look at what is happening in the world of endurance sports.
A very edgy and highly educational and entertaining discussion on all of the big topics surrounding Triathlon and multi-sports today.
With interviews from the biggest names in the sport, weekly news and results as well as endurance sport opinion pieces. Stay up to date with what is happening in triathlon and the broader endurance sport community.
This week we are joined by British long course star, Ruth Astle. Ruth was the fastest amateur female overall in Kona in 2019 and since then has multiple Ironman victories under her belt.
We discuss the transition from amateur to pro, the challenges she has faced as a new pro and the balance of trying to win races and race against the best.
We also preview all the action from Clash Daytona, Indian Wells 70.3 and the news that Zwift is the new sponsor of Sub7sub8!
The Fastest Ever Ironman Race!
This week we look at the action from IM South Africa and Cozumel.
We discuss the performances of Maurice Clavel and Ruth Astle in South Africa and the strong finish from Sebastian Kienle. We also discuss more Paralympic medals in Paris, ANOTHER world championship in triathlon and of course discuss the two incredible performances of Kristian Blummenfelt and Sara Svensk in Cozumel!
Be warned! There is a big rant in this episode about lots of the discussion around Kristian's world record performance!!!
Can Kristian Do Better Than Gustav?
This weekend we see Olympic gold medalist, Kristian Blummenfelt make his IM debut in Cozumel and we preview the big event.
What can we expect to see from the fastest man to ever do a 70.3? Will this be the first step on his road to sub7? Will we see a world record set on debut? Will he go faster than Gustav Iden did a few weeks ago in Florida?
We also preview the Ironman South Africa event, discuss if we will see Gustav and Jan Frodeno race next year and the return of Flora Duffy to Xterra next month!
Is Gustav Iden the Future of Ironman?
What a weekend of racing as we saw Lionel Sanders and Gustav Iden go head to head at Ironman Florida.
Gustav Iden's domination has already seen people claiming he is the future and Jan Frodeno is the past. We look at the incredible women's race between saw Heather Jackson and Skye Moench and all the action from WTCS Abu Dhabi including Lucy Charles-Barclay's first sprint race.
We discuss new technology designed to combat drafting, sweeping changes at the Dutch Triathlon Federation and much much more!
Gustav Iden & Mikal Iden
This week we are joined by coach of athletes including Lionel Sanders and Casper Stornes, Mikal Iden. He brought along his World Champion and #1 ranked brother, Gustav Iden!
We talk about Gustav making his IM debut, why it will be different without Jan Frodeno and that incredible performance at 70.3 Worlds. We also talk to Mikal about all the situation at the Norwegian Triathlon Federation, what it is like to coach one of the most popular triathletes in the world and his brother.
This week we are joined by British long course star, Emma Pallant-Browne to talk about her recent win at the LA Triathlon, her impressive season, the current state of the sport and the incredibly depth currently racing in the women's field.
We also discuss the cancellation of the biggest IM of the year and if we will see Jan and Gustav race each other somewhere else?
We discuss concerning news about the Norwegian Triathlon Federation going broke and the latest app to ask pro triathletes 'anything'.