Get After It with Olympian Carrie Tollefson! Each week, Carrie and a different celebrity guest discuss running, fitness, and how to live a healthy, balanced life as a runner.
287: Sinclaire Johnson - Back in the Driver Seat
Carrie chats with middle distance superstar Sinclaire Johnson! They talk about her recent successes, racing in Europe, trusting herself and taking back the driver seat in her own career, the importance of surrounding yourself with the right people, and so much more!
286: Courtney Dauwalter - Ride Those Waves
Carrie chats with ultramarathoner Courtney Dauwalter! They dig into her latest win at the Hardrock 100, where she talks about the ups and downs, riding the rollercoaster that is the ultra, puking and just saying “this is fine”, being a leader and trailblazer in this sport, her Cooking with Courtney video, the importance of her crew, and much more!
285: Conner Mantz - Hooray in My Head
Carrie chats with NCAA and USATF Champion Conner Mantz! They talk about his recent successes, his frustrations with being so close to wins but not quite getting there, the transition from the collegiate to the professional level, nit picking at the little things, being surrounded by like-minded individuals, and much more!
284: Mike Wardian - Running Home
Carrie chats with Mike Wardian! Mike is an accomplished runner with several USATF championships and ultramarathon victories under his belt, and recently, he ran across the United States in 62 days while raising more than $100,000 for World Vision! In this episode, they discuss his journey, how he organized it, dealing with issues on the run, why he puts himself through these runs, what’s next on his plate, and much more!
283: Dakotah Lindwurm - Swinging for the Fences
Carrie chats with Dakotah Lindwurm! The 2022 Grandma’s Marathon champion talks about her second victory at that race, her last minute thoughts on going for the record, being part of a small but mighty pack of ladies up front, doing the Macarena close to the end, being sponsored for the first time, what’s next for her, and much more!
Sara Hall - Live after the NYRR NY Mini 10K presented by UCAN
Carrie chats with Sara Hall in front of a live audience after the New York Mini 10k! They talk about her performance that day, her prep going into it, her family, her fueling, her perspective on life and running, her upcoming race at the World Championships in July, and much more!
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Love the Minnesota food talk! I think those are what we call scotcheroos in Iowa and Nebraska . 😬
Love💗Love💗Love💗the episode with Courtney! So fun!And so humble!Totally crushed Hardrock!!! Love how she approaches life & racing and that she really wants to know how her husbands”race”went. So fun!!! Thank you!!!
In the most recent episode (287), the host mocks a Japanese accent of one of her professors in college (around minute 28). I was pretty shocked when I heard this and it should be removed from the podcast.